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Learn traditional fiber techniques to support experimental work across all areas of art, artisanry, and design with classes in weaving, surface design, interlacing, dyeing, clothing construction, soft sculpture and more.

In this workshop, you will learn various basketry construction techniques including coiling, twining, plaiting, netting, and interlacing. You’ll also learn how to create your own cordage from recycled materials. We’ll study historic basketry traditions, and also look at the way contemporary artists are using fiber construction techniques today. Using materials … Read more

Start Date

02/02

Meeting Day

Wednesdays

End Date

02/23

Faculty

Jenine Shereos

Time

6pm–9pm

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The emphasis of this workshop will be on creating basket forms using the extremely versatile and popular basket weavers’ material of rattan reed. In this workshop, you will gain familiarity and confidence with the materials and techniques while learning how to make four different types of baskets. We’ll also look … Read more

Start Date

03/08

Meeting Day

Tuesdays

End Date

03/29

Faculty

Jenine Shereos

Time

6pm–9pm

Credits

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In this class students will work from found images and/or drawings of their own to explore mark making with the needle. Through embroidery stitches from basic to advanced, we will learn, experiment and push the types of mark we can create with the simple tool of needle and thread. During class, basic … Read more

Start Date

03/26

Meeting Day

Saturdays

End Date

04/02

Faculty

Joetta Maue

Time

10am–4pm

Credits

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