NEW: Silk and Wool Lace Scarf – Saturday September 25, 2021
NEW: Silk and Wool Lace Scarf – Saturday September 25, 2021
Instructor: Chris Liszak Saturday, September 25, 1 to 4pm, room for 4 students maximum. Suitable for beginners. Please arrive 15 minutes early to select your materials. Learn how to make silky lace details in a light, soft, warm merino scarf. Amazing surface textures will result. Tools and equipment will be provided. Supplies are additional, approximately $25 to $30 depending on what you select. Chris has more photos posted on her Facebook page to provide inspiration! Please bring along your own drinks or refreshments from home. NEW: for Fall 2021 we are requiring all workshop participants to show proof of double Covid-19 vaccination on the day of the workshop. Masks must be worn for the entire duration of the workshop. These requirements are for your safety and ours. NOTE: no refund for cancellations within two weeks of the workshop.
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Art Felt: Painting with Fibre – Sunday September 26, 2021
Art Felt: Painting with Fibre – Sunday September 26, 2021
Instructor: Chris Liszak Sunday, September 26, 1 pm to 4pm, room for 4 students maximum. Suitable for beginners. In this popular workshop, students create a flat, wet-felted picture based on a photo you bring from home. It can be your own photo, something you find online or from a magazine, anything to provide inspiration! Chris suggests landscapes, houses, simple animals, etc. She will guide you through the "painting with fibre" process, and provide tips on how to embellish the finished art piece later. Tools and equipment will be provided. We will have a "pool" of fibre for participants to use, as well as a prefelt piece to use as the foundation layer. Supplies are an additional $10 which you can purchase at the store the day of the workshop. For additional colour choices bring feltable wool fibre from home if you wish. Chris has more photos posted on her Facebook page to provide inspiration! Please bring along your own drinks or refreshments from home. NEW: for Fall 2021 we are requiring all workshop participants to show proof of double Covid-19 vaccination on the day of the workshop. Masks must be worn for the entire duration of the workshop. These requirements are for your safety and ours. NOTE: no refund for cancellations within two weeks of the workshop.
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Nuno Felted Scarf Workshop @ The Fibre Garden
Nuno-felted Scarf – Sunday October 3, 2021
Instructor: Chris Liszak Sunday, October 3, 1 pm to 4 pm, room for 4 students maximum. Suitable for beginners. Please arrive 15 minutes early to select your materials. Learn the specialized technique of Nuno felting, using a foundation of gauzy silk fabric embellished with wool and other feltable fibres. Over the years this has been is our most popular workshop and always fills up quickly. Tools and equipment will be provided. Fancy vintage printed Sari Silk Fabric can be purchased from the instructor (please bring $20 cash), or solid silk chiffon from The Fibre Garden or bring your own from home approximately 2 yards or meters x 18 inches or so. Fibre for felting is additional and may be purchased at the store before the workshop (usually in the range of $25 to $30) or bring feltable fibre from home if you wish. Chris has more photos posted on her Facebook page to provide inspiration! Please bring along your own drinks or refreshments from home. NEW: for Fall 2021 we are requiring all workshop participants to show proof of double Covid-19 vaccination on the day of the workshop. Masks must be worn for the entire duration of the workshop. These requirements are for your safety and ours. NOTE: no refund for cancellations within two weeks of the workshop.
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NEW: Felted Laptop Case or Tote – Saturday October 9, 2021
NEW: Felted Laptop Case or Tote – Saturday October 9, 2021
Instructor: Chris Liszak Saturday, October 9, 1 to 4pm, room for 4 students maximum. Suitable for beginners. Please arrive 15 minutes early to select your materials. Discover how to create a sturdy felted laptop case (or tote bag), with fun surface details. Bring measurements of your laptop. We will be using Corriedale wool as the foundation for this project, available at the store or bring your own from home. Bring your stash of wool and other fibres for surface decoration if you wish. This workshop is a great way to learn the "resist" technique, for creating hollow objects like slippers, hats, vessels, etc. Tools and equipment will be provided. Supplies are additional, approximately $25 to $30 depending on what you select. Chris has more photos posted on her Facebook page to provide inspiration! Please bring along your own drinks or refreshments from home. NEW: for Fall 2021 we are requiring all workshop participants to show proof of double Covid-19 vaccination on the day of the workshop. Masks must be worn for the entire duration of the workshop. These requirements are for your safety and ours. NOTE: no refund for cancellations within two weeks of the workshop.
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Felted Mittens – Saturday October 23, 2021
Felted Mittens – Saturday October 23, 2021
Instructor: Chris Liszak Saturday, October 23, 1 pm to 4pm, room for 4 students maximum. Suitable for beginners. Please arrive 15 minutes early to select your materials. This proved to be an extremely popular workshop in 2020, and we will be offering it several times before Christmas. Using the "resist" technique, you will make a cozy and soft pair of mittens suitable for the winter weather. Colours and decoration are completely your choice. Chris has more photos posted on her Facebook page to provide inspiration! Tools and equipment will be provided. Materials may be purchased at the store (likely in the range of $20 to $25) or bring feltable fibre from home if you wish. Please arrive a few minutes early to select your materials. Please bring along your own drinks or refreshments from home. NEW: for Fall 2021 we are requiring all workshop participants to show proof of double Covid-19 vaccination on the day of the workshop. Masks must be worn for the entire duration of the workshop. These requirements are for your safety and ours. NOTE: no refund for cancellations within two weeks of the workshop.
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NEW: Silk and Wool Lace Scarf – Sunday October 24, 2021
NEW: Silk and Wool Lace Scarf – Sunday October 24, 2021
Instructor: Chris Liszak Sunday, October 24, 1 to 4pm, room for 4 students maximum. Suitable for beginners. Please arrive 15 minutes early to select your materials. Learn how to make silky lace details in a light, soft, warm merino scarf. Amazing surface textures will result. Tools and equipment will be provided. Supplies are additional, approximately $25 to $30 depending on what you select. Chris has more photos posted on her Facebook page to provide inspiration! Please bring along your own drinks or refreshments from home. NEW: for Fall 2021 we are requiring all workshop participants to show proof of double Covid-19 vaccination on the day of the workshop. Masks must be worn for the entire duration of the workshop. These requirements are for your safety and ours. NOTE: no refund for cancellations within two weeks of the workshop.
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Felted Mittens – Saturday October 30, 2021
Felted Mittens – Saturday October 30, 2021
Instructor: Chris Liszak Saturday, October 30, 1 pm to 4pm, room for 4 students maximum. Suitable for beginners. Please arrive 15 minutes early to select your materials. This proved to be an extremely popular workshop in 2020, and we will be offering it several times before Christmas. Using the "resist" technique, you will make a cozy and soft pair of mittens suitable for the winter weather. Colours and decoration are completely your choice. Chris has more photos posted on her Facebook page to provide inspiration! Tools and equipment will be provided. Materials may be purchased at the store (likely in the range of $20 to $25) or bring feltable fibre from home if you wish. Please arrive a few minutes early to select your materials. Please bring along your own drinks or refreshments from home. NEW: for Fall 2021 we are requiring all workshop participants to show proof of double Covid-19 vaccination on the day of the workshop. Masks must be worn for the entire duration of the workshop. These requirements are for your safety and ours. NOTE: no refund for cancellations within two weeks of the workshop.
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Nuno Felted Scarf Workshop @ The Fibre Garden
Nuno-felted Scarf – Sunday October 31, 2021
Instructor: Chris Liszak Sunday, October 31, 1 pm to 4 pm, room for 4 students maximum. Suitable for beginners. Please arrive 15 minutes early to select your materials. Learn the specialized technique of Nuno felting, using a foundation of gauzy silk fabric embellished with wool and other feltable fibres. Over the years this has been is our most popular workshop and always fills up quickly. Tools and equipment will be provided. Fancy vintage printed Sari Silk Fabric can be purchased from the instructor (please bring $20 cash), or solid silk chiffon from The Fibre Garden or bring your own from home approximately 2 yards or meters x 18 inches or so. Fibre for felting is additional and may be purchased at the store before the workshop (usually in the range of $25 to $30) or bring feltable fibre from home if you wish. Chris has more photos posted on her Facebook page to provide inspiration! Please bring along your own drinks or refreshments from home. NEW: for Fall 2021 we are requiring all workshop participants to show proof of double Covid-19 vaccination on the day of the workshop. Masks must be worn for the entire duration of the workshop. These requirements are for your safety and ours. NOTE: no refund for cancellations within two weeks of the workshop.
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