Back from teaching at the Maine Art Educators Conference at Haystack Mountain School of Crafts. I am happy to offer classes Fall 2018. Please scroll down to read the many offerings.
Paint and Collage- 6 hour workshop Sunday, Nov.4, 10 am-4 pm $85. includes textile paints Location Brunswick. CLASS FULL
Paint fabric and collage small constructions for art quilts or art cards. Create unique fabrics using textile paints, playing with color, pattern and texture. Demos on techniques will be given.Collage fabrics to make playful compositions for art cards or small art quilts. Add detail with free motion stitching. Open to all skill levels.
Learn to Sew a Sew Zipper Pouch - 3 hour workshop Sunday Nov.11 1 pm - 4 pm $35. OPENINGS
In this 3 hour workshop you will learn to sew a zipper pouch using a sewing machine. You may use cloth that you have printed or other fabric from your stash. The class will go over step by step instructions on how to successfully sew in a zipper, line your pouch and miter the corners. There should be ample time to make a couple of bags. Some basic sewing knowledge is helpful. Open to all skill levels.
Textile Paint Workshop- Explore Surface Design-6 hour workshop 10 am - 4 pm $85. includes textile paints Location Brunswick.
Paint, print and design your own unique fabric.In this 6 hour workshop you will learn about the possibilities of textile paint and surface design. We will use textile paints to produce color, pattern, and texture on fabric. This class focuses on painting,simple mono printing,gel printing and mark making techniques, as well as introductions to basic silk screening. Demonstrations will be given at beginning of workshop and then students will spend time creating at your own pace. Participants will learn from scratch, expand their knowledge, or perfect their skills. Open to all skill levels.