FibreWorks Gallery Hours:
Wed–Sun 11am to 5pm
and by appointment
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.
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 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.
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.
August 18, 2016
This 1-day workshop is for those who have never tried Rug Hooking before.
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.