FibreWorks Gallery Hours:
Wed–Sun 11am to 5pm
and by appointment
September 17 to 19, 2017
This workshop will be all about creating beautiful and meaningful textured pieces of handmade felt, using merino wool, silks and fabric.
September 20, 2017
Choose your style, whether a pull-on beanie, cloche, ruched, traditional brim or wonderful flowery creation – make it in a day using just merino wool, silks, soap and water.
September 9 & 10, 2017
Starting with a simple exercise on paper, into a mixed media painting/artwork, then a stitched textile piece.
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.
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.
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.
April 8, 2017
This workshop is a one-day beginner introduction to the creation of pine-needle baskets.
This workshop has been postponed indefinitely
We will cover basic principles of fabric dyeing with fibre-reactive dyes, safety issues, batch-setting and rinsing.
August 31 & September 1, 2016
Print on demand fabric websites open a treasure chest of creative fun for textile artists. But where to begin?
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.