Workshop Archives


Sculptured Needlefelting – Donna Goulette

April 15, 2017

This is a beginning needlefelting session – learning how to sculpt with the fibres; how to create armatures; how to build animals from different shaped parts.


Collect and Connect – Jackie Abrams

June 18 to 21, 2017

This is an experimental class, investigating both materials and techniques, and exploring the ways in which they can be assembled and combined.


Paint and Plait: Bias Plaited Baskets – Jackie Abrams

June 23 to 25, 2017

Paint and create your own basket materials using acrylic paint on heavy cotton paper, a very user-friendly material. Learn about surface design techniques and tools, while applying colors and creating textures.


Pine Needle Baskets with Randi Gerholt-Seary

April 8, 2017

This workshop is a one-day beginner introduction to the creation of pine-needle baskets.


Colour Play: Low-Immersion Dyeing for Weavers and Knitters (and spinners)

This workshop has been postponed indefinitely

We will cover basic principles of fabric dyeing with fibre-reactive dyes, safety issues, batch-setting and rinsing.


Improvisational Design for Digitally Printed Fabric with Jane Dunnewold

August 31 & September 1, 2016

Print on demand fabric websites open a treasure chest of creative fun for textile artists. But where to begin?


Pine Needle Baskets with Randi Gerholt-Seary

May 28 & 29, 2016

This two-day session will teach you the basics of preparing the needles for weaving and weaving the traditional round and oval basket forms.


Fabulous Felted Hats with Jill Denton

August 17, 2016

In this one day class you will create a beautiful, wearable felt hat from merino wool fibres, using the resist method of felt making.


Rughooking with Jill Denton

August 18, 2016

This 1-day workshop is for those who have never tried Rug Hooking before.


Felt Art Creations with Jill Denton

August 19 to 21, 2016

This class allows you 3 days to indulge in creating your own felted artwork using the techniques Jill has developed in her own work over many years of feltmaking.