Loading Events

Upcoming Events › Fiber

Events Search and Views Navigation

Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Events Search

Upcoming Fiber Classes

September 2018

Wear What Your Weave: Simple Garments on the Rigid Heddle or Floor Loom

September 5

Make a simple garment using basic shapes and draping from your rigid heddle or floor loom weaving. Learn to choose yarns and structures appropriate for garments. Learn basic finishing techniques useful for garment construction with handwoven fabrics. Basic sewing skills and knowledge of how to warp and weave on a rigid heddle or floor loom required. Instructor: Deanna Lynch

Cost: $266

Location:Creative Arts Building, room 7306B

Course Code                Date                            Time

CSP 4000 24096    Wed 9/12 – 10/17        9 a.m.-12 p.m.

Registration Deadline:  9/5

Please click here to begin the registration process or call 828.565.4240

Find out more »

Art Quilts for the Natural Dyer

September 11

Create a mini art quilt in this 6-week workshop! We will learn how to achieve brilliant colors with natural dyes on cotton fabrics, explore surface design opportunities available to the natural dyer, and delve into the art of quilting. From planning to dyeing to stitching, we’ll have fun and expand our imaginations. Participants will go home with their own creations. Instructor: Rebecca Porche

 

Cost:$255

Location:Creative Arts Building, room 7306B

Course Code                Date                            Time

CSP 4000 24128       Tu 9/18 – 10/23           5 – 8 p.m.

Registration Deadline:  9/11

Please click here to begin the registration process or call 828.565.4240

Find out more »

October 2018

Advanced Weaving Techniques

October 10

This class is for anyone who has taken a beginning weaving class and would like to know more. We will talk about how to read weaving drafts, where to find weaving patterns, ideas about selecting colors and yarns. We will also cover some of the main ways to create variety in your weaving. You will leave class with a completed scarf or set of towels and a list of new ideas and places to start. Instructor: Deanna Lynch

Cost:$169

Location:Creative Arts Building, room 7306B

Course Code                Date                                        Time

CSP 4000 24122       Wed 10/17 – 11/14                    9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Registration Deadline:  10/10

Please click here to begin the registration process or call 828.565.4240

Find out more »

Art Quilts for the Natural Dyer

October 30

Create a mini art quilt in this 6-week workshop! We will learn how to achieve brilliant colors with natural dyes on cotton fabrics, explore surface design opportunities available to the natural dyer, and delve into the art of quilting. From planning to dyeing to stitching, we’ll have fun and expand our imaginations. Participants will go home with their own creations. Instructor: Rebecca Porche

 

Cost:$255

Location:Creative Arts Building, room 7306B

Course Code                Date                            Time

CSP 4000 24127    Tu 11/6 – 12/11             5 – 8 p.m.

Registration Deadline:  10/30

Please click here to begin the registration process or call 828.565.4240

Find out more »
+ Export Events