Workshops and Classes

The cost of the class is $50 per day $25 per 1/2 day with a min of 5 and max of 25 persons. Travel and lodging expenses are negotiable. The cost of the supplies will be an additional cost per student.

COLOR THEORY AND DESIGN

Course Description:   Color theory and intuition brings the wow factor in design.  We will evaluate the color wheel, temperature, value and hue, while putting into practice basic rules such as Analogous, Monochromatic, and complementary.  In classes that have more time allowed, we will dig deeper into other techniques such as transparency and illumination. Have fun  exploring color with no fear!  You’ll be amazed at the results. 1/2 day – 2 day class

FABRIC LANDSCAPES

Using an inspirational photo, learn the elements of designing while building a fabric landscape. This class is taught by using a fusible web to secure the layers of fabrics and finished with free motion embroidery. Whether your style is abstract or realistic, you will learn all you need to know in creating a fabric landscape! 1-3 days (thread play included in the 3 day class)

COLOR ON MY QUILT!

Coloring has never been so much fun! Color with Crayons, Watercolor pencils and Pastel Dye Sticks! Tsukineko All purpose dye, Paint on fabric using Jacquared fabric paints and dyes. This class is so much fun! We will stamp, stencil and explore!

EMBELLISHED FABRIC

This class is a blast as you learn so many creative techniques the time goes by way too fast! In this class you will learn multiple embellishments! Including stencils, stamps, resist’s, added materials like lame or organza, couching with beautiful threads and yarns, and adding glimmer with Angalina fibers and metallics.

FABRIC COLLAGE

Beginner to Advanced students will love this class! A free-formed class with no picture or pattern to go by, only intuition. With fabric as our base collage, we will use several layers of lame, motifs from fabric cutouts, stencils and stamps. The creativity explodes as we realize how fun the process can be.

THREAD PLAY

Finish your art quilt learning some simple quilting , couching and free-motion embroidery using a variety of fun and decorative thread. We will also learn several ways to finish a quilt other than the traditional binding.

NO BETTER WAY TO DYE! SHIBORI DYE TECHNIQUES

Learn the basics of dye using Procion MX dyes. This beginning class will help you learn the basics of mixing and gaining confidence in the dyeing process. We will learn several Shibori techniqes. Start with a silk scarf or silk pillowcase. Warning: this class is addictive!

HAVING TOO MUCH FUN TO DYE!

Learn more Arashi Shibori, Resist’s, and Overdyes. Learn to mix colors. 2 day recommended

BATIK WITH SOY: DYE OVER DYE (advanced)

With soy wax and a process of over dyeing, we learn how to really create one of a kind pieces of art. 2 -3 day recommended

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