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Rigid Heddle Weaving (Lap Loom)
Rigid Heddle Weaving (Lap Loom)
Tuition $240.00
Registration closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
Beginner
Katie Strano

FW8303 Aug 14, 21, 28, Sept 4, 2018 (1-4pm) 4 Tuesdays (LTB Studio)

Students will learn the fundamentals of weaving on a rigid heddle lap loom. The first project will be a small scarf. Once this project is completed, we will move on to a second project, making a scarf from start to finish. Each student will learn how to plan projects, warp the loom, basic weaving techniques, and various options for how to finish a woven piece of cloth. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($145), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. Rented looms will be pre-warped by the teacher prior to the beginning of class. Beginners welcome. Ages 15 and over. A materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition.

THE ART OF PAINTING ON SILK: AN INTRODUCTION
THE ART OF PAINTING ON SILK: AN INTRODUCTION
Tuition $310.00
Registration closed

Materials Fee: $65
All Levels
Jamie Kirkell

FA8301 Aug 13-15, 2018 (9:30am-4pm) Mon & Tues; (9:30am-1pm) Wed, (River Room)

This is an exciting and stimulating workshop to explore design, color and painting on silk. Colors on silk are breath-taking. Design techniques are easy to apply and painting florals are perfect for this art form. Classes are taught in an open relaxed manner and geared for the beginner as well as the seasoned artist interested in exploring silk painting. I invite you to a delightful and stimulating workshop to learn an easy way to design fabric while working with others and enjoying the exploration of silk painting. We will be completing three scarves at the end of the third day. A materials fee of $65 will be added to the tuition. Ages 18 and over.
Aug 6-10 PM Youth The Art of Weaving
Aug 6-10 PM Youth The Art of Weaving
Tuition $250.00
Registration closed

Youth

YF8302 Aug 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 2018 (1-4pm) Mon-Fri (LTB Studio)

Students will learn how to weave on a small tapestry loom. Each student will learn how to prepare the loom for weaving, basic weaving techniques, and how to finish their creation into a piece of woven art. The children will explore the interplay between color and texture, and will have the opportunity to express their own creativity. A fully prepared floor loom will also be available to give each student the opportunity to experience weaving on a larger scale. At the end of the class each student will keep the pop out loom kit to continue their weaving adventure at home. Ages 6-14.
July 23-27 AM Youth The Art of Weaving
July 23-27 AM Youth The Art of Weaving
Tuition $250.00
Registration Closed

Youth

YF8301 Jul 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 2018 (9am-12pm) Mon-Fri (LTB Studio)

Students will learn how to weave on a small tapestry loom. Each student will learn how to prepare the loom for weaving, basic weaving techniques, and how to finish their creation into a piece of woven art. The children will explore the interplay between color and texture, and will have the opportunity to express their own creativity. A fully prepared floor loom will also be available to give each student the opportunity to experience weaving on a larger scale. At the end of the class each student will keep the pop out loom kit to continue their weaving adventure at home. Ages 6-14
Rigid Heddle Weaving (Lap Loom)
Rigid Heddle Weaving (Lap Loom)
Tuition $240.00
Registration closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
Beginner
Katie Strano

FW8302 July 10, 17, 24, 31, 2018 (1-4pm) 4 Tuesdays (LTB Studio)

Students will learn the fundamentals of weaving on a rigid heddle lap loom. The first project will be a small scarf. Once this project is completed, we will move on to a second project, making a scarf from start to finish. Each student will learn how to plan projects, warp the loom, basic weaving techniques, and various options for how to finish a woven piece of cloth. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($145), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. Rented looms will be pre-warped by the teacher prior to the beginning of class. Beginners welcome. Ages 15 and over. A materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition.

Jul 9-13 PM Youth T-shirt Design with Blockprinting
Jul 9-13 PM Youth T-shirt Design with Blockprinting
Tuition $250.00
Registration Closed

Youth

YS8302 Jul 9,10, 11, 12, 13, 2018 (1-4pm) Mon-Fri (River Room Studio)

This course is for those who are interested in block printing an original design on T-shirts. In the first part of the class students will learn the basics of relief printmaking technique to carve their designs into soft rubber blocks with various size linoleum cutters. Positive and negative space, line, color, scale and incorporating type will be discussed with images will be discussed. Students will then print their own designs on a fabric with special fabric inks that are permanent and washable. In the second part of the class students will design a logo for their T-shirts and carve another print block, which will be used for printing packaging labels, wrapping paper or a set of stickers for their T-shirt brand. By the end of the class every student will have created their own T-shirt brand. Supplies included. Ages 10-14.
BLOCKPRINTING ON FABRIC: TEA-TOWEL WORKSHOP
BLOCKPRINTING ON FABRIC: TEA-TOWEL WORKSHOP
Tuition $80.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $10
All Levels
Karin Mansberg

SD8218 June 30, 2018 (10am-2pm) Saturday (River Room)

This workshop will cover the basics of block printing and making repeat patterns for designing fabric. The instructor will show different patterns. Students will design and carve and finally print their own design patterns on tea towels. We will be using lino cutting tools and soft cut print blocks. This course will also cover comparison of different fabrics suitable for block printing by hand. Students will print their own patterned tea towels with special fabric inks that are permanent and washable after drying. A material fee of $10 will be added to the tuition. Students Ages 14 and over.
Marbling a Silk Scarf - Evening class
Marbling a Silk Scarf - Evening class
Tuition $60.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $25.00
All Levels
Barbara Levitt

FA8206 Jun 19, 2018 (6-9pm) Tuesday (LTB Studio)

After a brief history of marbling, students will participate in a demonstration by the instructor, where they will watch the process. Participants will learn how to apply the the paint to the surface of the water and learn the various tools that can be used to make the intricate patterns associated with this ancient technique. Each student will then make their own scarf and get instructions on washing and ironing after completion. If time permits, there may be an opportunity for students to make an additional scarf, with the cost to be paid directly to the instructor. Ages 16 and over, a materials fee of $25.00 will be added to the tuition.
Rigid Heddle Weaving on a Lap Loom-Saturdays
Rigid Heddle Weaving on a Lap Loom-Saturdays
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
Beginner
Katie Strano

FW8203 Jun 16 & 23, 2018 (10am-4:30pm) 2 Saturdays (LTB Studio)

Students will learn the fundamentals of weaving on a rigid heddle lap loom. The first project will be a small scarf. Once the first project is completed, we will move on to a second project, making a scarf from start to finish. Each student will learn how to plan projects, warp the loom, basic weaving techniques, and various options for how to finish a woven piece of cloth. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($145), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. Rented looms will be pre-warped by the teacher prior to the beginning of class.Beginners welcome. Ages 15 and over. A materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition.
After-School Marbling a Silk Scarf for Kids
After-School Marbling a Silk Scarf for Kids
Tuition $50.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $25.00
All Levels
Barbara Levitt

FA8205 Jun 8, 2018 (4-6pm) Friday (LTB Studio)

In this single afternoon class, students will learn a little about the history of marbling, see a brief demonstration by the instructor and then begin creating their own marbled scarf. They'll learn how to apply paint to the surface of the water and try the various tools that can be used to make the intricate patterns associated with this ancient technique. Each student will then make their own scarf and get instructions on washing and ironing after completion. If time permits, there may be an opportunity for students to make an additional scarf, with the cost to be paid directly to the instructor. Ages 8 to 14 years, a materials fee of $25.00 will be added to the tuition.
BLOCKPRINTING ON FABRIC: TEA-TOWEL WORKSHOP
BLOCKPRINTING ON FABRIC: TEA-TOWEL WORKSHOP
Tuition $80.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $10
Karin Mansberg

SD8217 June 7, 14, 2018 (6.30pm-8.30pm) 2 Thursdays (River Room)

This workshop will cover the basics of block printing and making repeat patterns for designing fabric. The instructor will show different patterns. Students will design and carve and finally print their own design patterns on tea towels. We will be using lino cutting tools and soft cut print blocks. This course will also cover comparison of different fabrics suitable for block printing by hand. Students will print their own patterned tea towels with special fabric inks that are permanent and washable after drying. A material fee of $10 will be added to the tuition. Students Ages 14 and over.
Marbling a Silk Scarf
Marbling a Silk Scarf
Tuition $60.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $25.00
All Levels
Barbara Levitt

FA8204 May 23, 2018 (10am-1pm) Wednesday (LTB Studio)

After a brief history of marbling, students will participate in a demonstration by the instructor, where they will watch the process. Participants will learn how to apply the the paint to the surface of the water and learn the various tools that can be used to make the intricate patterns associated with this ancient technique. Each student will then make their own scarf and get instructions on washing and ironing after completion. If time permits, there may be an opportunity for students to make an additional scarf, with the cost to be paid directly to the instructor. Ages 16 and over, a materials fee of $25.00 will be added to the tuition.
BLOCKPRINTING ON FABRIC: TEA-TOWEL WORKSHOP
BLOCKPRINTING ON FABRIC: TEA-TOWEL WORKSHOP
Tuition $80.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $10
Karin Mansberg

SD8212 May 12, 2018 (10am-2pm) Saturday (River Room)

This workshop will cover the basics of block printing and making repeat patterns for designing fabric. The instructor will show different patterns. Students will design and carve and finally print their own design patterns on tea towels. We will be using lino cutting tools and soft cut print blocks. This course will also cover comparison of different fabrics suitable for block printing by hand. Students will print their own patterned tea towels with special fabric inks that are permanent and washable after drying. A material fee of $10 will be added to the tuition. Students Ages 14 and over.
Adirondack Pack Basket - Sightseer
Adirondack Pack Basket - Sightseer
Tuition $280.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $90.00/$130.00
All Levels
Linda Scherz
Adirondack Pack Basket - Sightseer
FB8203 May 10 & 11, 2018 (9am-4:30pm) Thursday & Friday (LTB Studio)

The Adirondack Pack Basket is one of the most recognized objects associated with the Adirondacks. These versatile baskets were used to carry just about everything the guides, hunters, and trappers took with them into the woods. Create your own pack basket patterned from the traditional Adirondack Pack Baskets. The medium pack is a great size for teens or adult men and women.
The first day students weave a plain weave base with the pre-cut spokes and then weave the sides. Linda will be guiding students as they concentrate on shape, creating a belly while learning to continuous weave. The main weaving will be done the first day. The baskets sit and dry overnight. The second day, students pack baskets tight, level the top, weave a false rim, cut and tuck spokes, insert a hardwood handle, and complete the rim and skids. Lastly, add an adjustable webbing or leather harness for carrying. Linda will guide you and teach you many tips and techniques. Students will be using a drawknife and other sharp tools. Ages 18 and over. A materials fee of $90 (cotton harness) or $130 (leather harness) will be added to the tuition.
BLOCKPRINTING ON FABRIC: TEA-TOWEL WORKSHOP
BLOCKPRINTING ON FABRIC: TEA-TOWEL WORKSHOP
Tuition $80.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $10
Karin Mansberg

SD8211 May 3, 10, 2018 (6.30pm-8.30pm) 2 Thursdays (River Room)

This workshop will cover the basics of block printing and making repeat patterns for designing fabric. The instructor will show different repeat ways. Students will design and carve and finally print their own design patterns on tea towels. We will be using lino cutting tools and soft cut print blocks. This course will also cover comparison of different fabrics suitable for block printing by hand. Students will print their own patterned tea towels with special fabric inks that are permanent and washable after drying. A material fee of $10 will be added to the tuition. Students Ages 14 and over.
Rigid Heddle Weaving (Lap Loom)
Rigid Heddle Weaving (Lap Loom)
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
Beginner
Katie Strano CLASS FULL

FW8202 May 1, 8, 15, 22, 2018 (1-4pm) 4 Tuesdays (LTB Studio)

Students will learn the fundamentals of weaving on a rigid heddle lap loom. Each student will begin with a pre-warped loom to get a feel for, and understanding of how the loom operates. This first project will be a small scarf. Once the first project is completed, we will move on to a second project, making a scarf from start to finish. Each student will learn how to plan projects, warping the loom, basic weaving techniques, and various options for how to finish a woven piece of cloth. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($145), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. Beginners welcome. Ages 15 and over. A materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition.
Junior Adirondack Pack Basket
Junior Adirondack Pack Basket
Tuition $140.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $45.00/$55.00
All Levels
Linda Scherz
FB8202 Apr 18, 2018 (9am-4:30pm) Wednesday (LTB Studio)

Junior is a small decorative version of a traditional Adirondack Pack basket. This is a great size for a wastebasket or mail basket. Multiple techniques used including plain weave, continuous weave, scarfing weaver, and taper the weaver. Linda will guide you with shaping as you weave to form the belly in the front while maintaining a straight back and sides. Complete with a hardwood handle, fit the rim to the basket, and lash in place. Linda will have webbing or leather harnesses premade to apply to your basket. Students may purchase spray stain for their baskets. Ages 18 and over. A materials fee of $45 (web harness) or $55 (leather harness) will be added to the tuition.
Door and Notepad Adirondack Baskets
Door and Notepad Adirondack Baskets
Tuition $140.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $40.00
Beginner
Linda Scherz
FB8201 Apr 17, 2018 (9am-4:30pm) Tuesday (LTB Studio)

Come for a fun day of weaving! Students can weave both of these useful baskets. The Notepad Basket was designed to hold a notepad on your wall. The Door Basket was designed as a medium size wall basket that can sit on your counter or hang. It's a great size to fill with greenery to hang on your door or for use for a mail basket. Both baskets were designed with a basic natural weave and accent area. Students can select from a wide range of options for the accents. There will be a variety of dyed reed, seagrass and wood strips. Linda will also have the supplies for embellishing the wood strip. Ages 18 and over, a materials fee of $40.00 will be added to the tuition.
Floor Loom Weaving
Floor Loom Weaving
Tuition $270.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $30.00
All Levels
Katie Strano

FW8201 Apr 17, 24, May 1, 8, 15, 22, 2018 (5-8pm) 6 Tuesdays (LTB Studio)

Students will learn the basics of weaving on a multi-shaft loom. Beginning students will learn the fundamentals of how a loom operates and will be given the opportunity to sit at a warped loom prior to beginning their own project. From there, students will learn how to read a weaving pattern, how to prepare the warp and how to dress the loom. First-time weavers will begin by weaving a sampler to explore various twill structures. After completing a sampler, students can choose a project based on their own interests. Projects could be anything from towels, to scarves, to woven fabric for a sewing project. A materials fee of $30.00 will be added to the tuition.
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW8107 Mar 6, 13, 20, 27, Apr 3, 2018 (1-4pm) 4 Tuesdays (LTB Studio)

This workshop is an introduction to the basics of weaving. Using a portable rigid heddle loom, you will learn how to set up the loom with the warp and how to make a plain weave piece in mixed textures or colors. The first project will be a scarf and you may be able to complete two scarves during the workshop. Students will learn about fibers best suited for weaving, different weaving structures, and the elements of designing their own unique creations. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($145), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. Beginners welcome. Ages 18 and over. A materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition.
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW8106 Mar 3 & 10, 2018 (10am-4:30pm) 2 Saturdays (LTB Studio)

This workshop is an introduction to the basics of weaving. Using a portable rigid heddle loom, you will learn how to set up the loom with the warp and how to make a plain weave piece in mixed textures or colors. The first project will be a scarf and you may be able to complete two scarves during the workshop. Students will learn about fibers best suited for weaving, different weaving structures, and the elements of designing their own unique creations. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($145), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. Beginners welcome. Ages 18 and over. A materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition.
Floor Loom Weaving
Floor Loom Weaving
Tuition $270.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $30.00
All Levels
Christine Wilkinson
FW8105 Feb 20, 27, Mar 6, 13, 20, 27, Apr 3, 2018 (5-8pm) 6 Tuesdays (LTB Studio)

This class offers beginning weavers and advanced beginning weavers the opportunity to learn through direct experience the basic set-up of a multi-shaft floor loom while exploring a variety of weave structures. Every student selects an individual project and works at her/his own pace. With a wide range of projects being worked on during the class, weavers learn from and get inspired by others in the group. Beginning students start with a sampler that introduces the new weaver to the steps of setting up a warp and some basic weaving methods, such as plain weave, twill weave and overshot weave. After completing the first sampler, students choose projects that match their individual interests. Possible second projects include scarves, table runners, pillow covers, shawls and fabric for garments. Class includes an additional 9 hours of open studio time, allowing students to work on their piece outside of class. A materials fee of $30.00 will be added to the tuition.
Fashion Illustration & Basic Hand Sewing for Youth - Sundays
Fashion Illustration & Basic Hand Sewing for Youth - Sundays
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
All Levels
Jessica La Rock

SD8109 Feb 11, 18, 25, March 4, 11, 18, 2018 (9:30 am-11:30 am) Sunday (River Room Studio)

Fashion Illustration & Basic Hand Sewing for Youth is designed for children who have never dabbled in fashion illustration to those who are looking to brush up their skills. Students will explore a variety of mediums like watercolor, oil pastel and colored pencils to create beautiful fashion illustrations. The class will cover drawing realistic clothing, learning about different fabrics, and variety of fashion designers by watching fashion shows for inspiration. Students will also learn basic sewing skills like sewing buttons, stitching designs and working with beads and sequins. Ages 5 to 14, a materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition. Requirement: "passion for fashion”

Fashion Illustration & Basic Hand Sewing for Youth - Fridays
Fashion Illustration & Basic Hand Sewing for Youth - Fridays
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
All Levels
Jessica La Rock

SD8107 Feb 9, 16, 23, March 2, 9, 16, 2018 (9:30 am-11:30 am) Friday (River Room Studio)

Fashion Illustration & Basic Hand Sewing for Youth is designed for children who have never dabbled in fashion illustration to those who are looking to brush up their skills. Students will explore a variety of mediums like watercolor, oil pastel and colored pencils to create beautiful fashion illustrations. The class will cover drawing realistic clothing, learning about different fabrics, and variety of fashion designers by watching fashion shows for inspiration. Students will also learn basic sewing skills like sewing buttons, stitching designs and working with beads and sequins. Ages 5 to 14, a materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition. Requirement: "passion for fashion”

Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW8103 Feb 6, 13, 20, 27, 2018 (1-4pm) 4 Tuesdays (LTB Studio)

This workshop is an introduction to the basics of weaving. Using a portable rigid heddle loom, you will learn how to set up the loom with the warp and how to make a plain weave piece in mixed textures or colors. The first project will be a scarf and you may be able to complete two scarves during the workshop. Students will learn about fibers best suited for weaving, different weaving structures, and the elements of designing their own unique creations. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($145), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. Beginners welcome. Ages 18 and over. A materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition.
Fashion Illustration & Basic Hand Sewing for Youth - Mondays
Fashion Illustration & Basic Hand Sewing for Youth - Mondays
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
All Levels
Jessica La Rock

SD8105 Feb 5, 12, 19, 26, March 5, 12, 19, 2018 (9:30 am-11:30 am) Monday (River Room Studio)

Fashion Illustration & Basic Hand Sewing for Youth is designed for children who have never dabbled in fashion illustration to those who are looking to brush up their skills. Students will explore a variety of mediums like watercolor, oil pastel and colored pencils to create beautiful fashion illustrations. The class will cover drawing realistic clothing, learning about different fabrics, and variety of fashion designers by watching fashion shows for inspiration. Students will also learn basic sewing skills like sewing buttons, stitching designs and working with beads and sequins. Ages 5 to 14, a materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition. Requirement: "passion for fashion”

Rigid Heddle Weaving: Expand Your Horizons
Rigid Heddle Weaving: Expand Your Horizons
Tuition $100.00
Registration Closed


Intermediate
Christine Wilkinson
FW8104 Jan 13, 2018 (10am-3:30pm) Saturday (LTB Studio)

Jump into this 1 day workshop and explore a new technique or a new fiber with your rigid heddle weaving. Want to try tapestry techniques, or lace weaving, or weaving using 2 heddles? This is the class for you. You also can use the workshop to reconnect with other weavers and benefit from their ideas and suggestions. This workshop is for weavers with some experience. Bring your own loom and your choice of materials.
Floor Loom Weaving
Floor Loom Weaving
Tuition $270.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $30.00
All Levels
Christine Wilkinson
FW8102 Jan 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Feb 6, 2018 (5-8pm) 6 Tuesdays (LTB Studio)

This class offers beginning weavers and advanced beginning weavers the opportunity to learn through direct experience the basic set-up of a multi-shaft floor loom while exploring a variety of weave structures. Every student selects an individual project and works at her/his own pace. With a wide range of projects being worked on during the class, weavers learn from and get inspired by others in the group. Beginning students start with a sampler that introduces the new weaver to the steps of setting up a warp and some basic weaving methods, such as plain weave, twill weave and overshot weave. After completing the first sampler, students choose projects that match their individual interests. Possible second projects include scarves, table runners, pillow covers, shawls and fabric for garments. Class includes an additional 9 hours of open studio time, allowing students to work on their piece outside of class. A materials fee of $30.00 will be added to the tuition.
Rigid Heddle Weaving: Expand Your Horizons
Rigid Heddle Weaving: Expand Your Horizons
Tuition $100.00
Registration Closed


Intermediate
Christine Wilkinson
FW7403 Dec 9, 2017 (10am-3:30pm) Saturday (LTB Studio)

Jump into this 1 day workshop and explore a new technique or a new fiber with your rigid heddle weaving. Want to try tapestry techniques, or lace weaving, or weaving using 2 heddles? This is the class for you. You also can use the workshop to reconnect with other weavers and benefit from their ideas and suggestions. This workshop is for weavers with some experience. Bring your own loom and your choice of materials.
Embroidery for Beginners
Embroidery for Beginners
Tuition $80.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $10.00
All Levels
Morgan Roberts

FA7403 November 11, 2017 (9am-12pm) Saturday (LTB Studio)

Embroidery for Beginners is designed for those who have never picked up an embroidery needle to those looking to brush up on their stitching skills. Students will explore a multitude of embroidery materials and tools, learn how to set up an embroidery hoop, embroider the backstitch, french knots, and the satin stitch, as well as finishing techniques. A monogram embroidery project will be completed in class. Ages 14 and over, a materials fee of $10.00 will be added to the tuition.
Embroidery for Beginners
Embroidery for Beginners
Tuition $80.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $10.00
All Levels
Morgan Roberts

FA7404 November 5, 2017 (1-4pm) Sunday (LTB Studio)

Embroidery for Beginners is designed for those who have never picked up an embroidery needle to those looking to brush up on their stitching skills. Students will explore a multitude of embroidery materials and tools, learn how to set up an embroidery hoop, embroider the backstitch, french knots, and the satin stitch, as well as finishing techniques. A monogram embroidery project will be completed in class. Ages 14 and over, a materials fee of $10.00 will be added to the tuition.
Fiber Dyeing Basics
Fiber Dyeing Basics
Tuition $100.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $30.00
All Levels
Christine Wilkinson & Barbara Drillick

FA7401 Nov 4 2017 (10am-3pm) Saturday (LTB Studio)

This one-day workshop will provide the foundation of techniques for basic fiber dyeing using fiber-reactive dyes. The dyes used are available in a very wide range of colors, both bright and subdued. The process does not require heat or harsh chemicals to make the color bind with the fiber and is easily accomplished in a home studio or workshop. Each student will have the chance to explore color painting on silk scarves and immersion dyeing of cotton fabric that can be incorporated into sewing, quilting and other hand crafted projects. Silk and cotton fabrics are included in the materials fee. Please bring sturdy rubber gloves. All levels are welcome. Ages 18 and over, a materials fee of $30.00 will be added to the tuition.
Needle Felting for Beginners
Needle Felting for Beginners
Tuition $80.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $15.00
All Levels
Robin Sherwood-Armour

FA7402 October 28, 2017 (9am-12pm) Saturday (LTB Studio)

Get ready for the fall season and learn to needle felt your very own soft sculptured pumpkins. Needle felting is a a process which uses needles that are barbed to entangle wool fibers together. This process makes the wool dense, creating material called felt (great for building soft sculptures). In this class you will learn 3 different techniques and have enough fiber for 3 pumpkins. All levels are welcome. Ages 16 and over, a materials fee of $15.00 will be added to the tuition.
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW7402 Oct 21 & 28 2017 (10am-4:30pm) 2 Saturdays (LTB Studio)

This workshop is an introduction to the basics of weaving. Using a portable rigid heddle loom, you will learn how to set up the loom with the warp and how to make a plain weave piece in mixed textures or colors. The first project will be a scarf and you may be able to complete two scarves during the workshop. Students will learn about fibers best suited for weaving, different weaving structures, and the elements of designing their own unique creations. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($145), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. Beginners welcome. Ages 18 and over. A materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition.
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW7303 Sept 19, 26, Oct 3, 10 2017 (1-4pm) 4 Tuesdays (LTB Studio)

This workshop is an introduction to the basics of weaving. Using a portable rigid heddle loom, you will learn how to set up the loom with the warp and how to make a plain weave piece in mixed textures or colors. The first project will be a scarf and you may be able to complete two scarves during the workshop. Students will learn about fibers best suited for weaving, different weaving structures, and the elements of designing their own unique creations. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($145), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. Beginners welcome. Ages 18 and over. A materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition.
Floor Loom Weaving
Floor Loom Weaving
Tuition $270.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $30.00
All Levels
Christine Wilkinson
FW7302 Sept 12, 19, 26, Oct 3, 10, 17 2017 (5-8pm) 6 Tuesdays (LTB Studio)

This class offers beginning weavers and advanced beginning weavers the opportunity to learn through direct experience the basic set-up of a multi-shaft floor loom while exploring a variety of weave structures. Every student selects an individual project and works at her/his own pace. With a wide range of projects being worked on during the class, weavers learn from and get inspired by others in the group. Beginning students start with a sampler that introduces the new weaver to the steps of setting up a warp and some basic weaving methods, such as plain weave, twill weave and overshot weave. After completing the first sampler, students choose projects that match their individual interests. Possible second projects include scarves, table runners, pillow covers, shawls and fabric for garments. Class includes an additional 9 hours of open studio time, allowing students to work on their piece outside of class. A materials fee of $30.00 will be added to the tuition.
Hand Sewing for Quilting
Hand Sewing for Quilting
Tuition $120.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $10.00
Beginner
Jennifer O'Brien
FA7302 Aug 6 & 13 2017 (1:00-4:00pm) 2 Sundays (LTB Studio )

Slow down, relax and enjoy hand quilting. You'll learn to transfer patterns of your choice to fabric for quilting. We will explore various techniques including traditional quilting, big stitch and embroidery. Ages 15 and older, a materials fee of $10 will be added to the tuition. Beginners welcome.
Fiber Dyeing Basics
Fiber Dyeing Basics
Tuition $100.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $30.00
All Levels
Christine Wilkinson & Barbara Drillick

FA7303 Aug 5 2017 (10am-3pm) Saturday (LTB Studio)

This one-day workshop will provide the foundation of techniques for basic fiber dyeing using fiber-reactive dyes. The dyes used are available in a very wide range of colors, both bright and subdued. The process does not require heat or harsh chemicals to make the color bind with the fiber and is easily accomplished in a home studio or workshop. Each student will have the chance to explore color painting on silk scarves and immersion dyeing of cotton fabric that can be incorporated into sewing, quilting and other hand crafted projects. Silk and cotton fabrics are included in the materials fee and students are encouraged to bring their own natural plant fiber fabrics. Please bring sturdy rubber gloves. All levels are welcome. Ages 18 and over, a materials fee of $30.00 will be added to the tuition.
Hand Sewing for Patchwork
Hand Sewing for Patchwork
Tuition $120.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $10.00
Beginner
Jennifer O'Brien
FA7301 July 9 & 16 2017 (1:00-4:00pm) 2 Sundays (LTB Studio )

Come relax and design with thread and fabric. Learn to understand patchwork patterns and how to cut and sew patterns of your own design. Hand stitching is portable sewing so you can enjoy it anywhere, anytime. Ages 15 and older, a materials fee of $10 will be added to the tuition. Beginners welcome.
Needle Felting for Beginners
Needle Felting for Beginners
Tuition $80.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $10.00
All Levels
Robin Sherwood-Armour

FA7304 July 8, 2017 (10am-1pm) Saturday (LTB Studio)

Learn to needle felt your very own soft sculptured cactus plant. No water required. Needle felting is a a process which uses needles that are barbed to entangle wool fibers together. This process makes the wool dense, creating material called felt (Great for building soft sculptures). In this class you will leave with a potted cactus. You will be able to choose from 3 designs. All levels are welcome. Ages 18 and over, a materials fee of $10.00 will be added to the tuition.
Floor Loom Weaving
Floor Loom Weaving
Tuition $270.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $30.00
All Levels
Christine Wilkinson
FW7203 June 6, 13, 20, 27, July 11, 18 2017 (5-8pm) 6 Tuesdays (LTB Studio)

This class offers beginning weavers and advanced beginning weavers the opportunity to learn through direct experience the basic set-up of a multi-shaft floor loom while exploring a variety of weave structures. Every student selects an individual project and works at her/his own pace. With a wide range of projects being worked on during the class, weavers learn from and get inspired by others in the group. Beginning students start with a sampler that introduces the new weaver to the steps of setting up a warp and some basic weaving methods, such as plain weave, twill weave and overshot weave. After completing the first sampler, students choose projects that match their individual interests. Possible second projects include scarves, table runners, pillow covers, shawls and fabric for garments. Class includes an additional 9 hours of open studio time, allowing students to work on their piece outside of class. A materials fee of $30.00 will be added to the tuition.
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle Evening
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle Evening
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW7201 June 6, 13, 20, 27 2017 (5-8pm) 4 Tuesdays (LTB Studio )

This workshop is an introduction to the basics of weaving. Using a portable rigid heddle loom, you will learn how to set up the loom with the warp and how to make a plain weave piece in mixed textures or colors. The first project will be a scarf and you may be able to complete two scarves during the workshop. Students will learn about fibers best suited for weaving, different weaving structures, and the elements of designing their own unique creations. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($145), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. Beginners welcome. Ages 18 and over. A materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition.
Weavers Design Study Group
Weavers Design Study Group
Tuition $50.00
Registration Closed

Intermediate
Christine Wilkinson
FW7206 (4-6pm) Any 5 Thursdays (LTB Studio)

The Weavers Design Study Group meets weekly for 2 hours on Thursdays from 4-6pm in the Fiber Studio. The purpose of the group is to explore weave structures, textile designs and design planning. Group members bring their ideas, questions, and new discoveries to each week’s discussions with the aim of sharing ideas and getting group input on design or technical challenges. This new study group, suitable for intermediate level weavers, will start with explorations of woven textiles to determine the pattern, sett and fiber. Then we will move to practice with drawn-down, block design and other topics that arise from the group.
Required supplies: Notebook, graph paper, colored pencils, eraser. Registration is required. Study Group sessions are purchased in 5 session blocks. Attendance does not need to be weekly and the purchased sessions can be used any time that the Study Group is meeting.
Floor Loom Weaving
Floor Loom Weaving
Tuition $270.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $30.00
All Levels
Christine Wilkinson
FW7202 April 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 2017 (5-8pm) 6 Tuesdays (LTB Studio)

This class offers beginning weavers and advanced beginning weavers the opportunity to learn through direct experience the basic set-up of a multi-shaft floor loom while exploring a variety of weave structures. Every student selects an individual project and works at her/his own pace. With a wide range of projects being worked on during the class, weavers learn from and get inspired by others in the group. Beginning students start with a sampler that introduces the new weaver to the steps of setting up a warp and some basic weaving methods, such as plain weave, twill weave and overshot weave. After completing the first sampler, students choose projects that match their individual interests. Possible second projects include scarves, table runners, pillow covers, shawls and fabric for garments. Class includes an additional 9 hours of open studio time, allowing students to work on their piece outside of class. A materials fee of $30.00 will be added to the tuition.
Weaving on the Weekend! Rigid Heddle
Weaving on the Weekend! Rigid Heddle
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW7205 April 22 & 29 2017 (10am-4pm) 2 Saturdays (LTB Studio)

This workshop is an introduction to the basics of weaving. Using a portable rigid heddle loom, you will learn how to set up the loom with the warp and how to make a plain weave piece in mixed textures or colors. The first project will be a scarf and you may be able to complete two scarves during the workshop. Students will learn about fibers best suited for weaving, different weaving structures, and the elements of designing their own unique creations. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($145), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. Beginners welcome. Ages 18 and over. A materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition.
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW7106 Mar 7, 14, 21, 28 2017 (1-4pm) 4 Tuesdays (LTB Studio )

This workshop is an introduction to the basics of weaving. Using a portable rigid heddle loom, you will learn how to set up the loom with the warp and how to make a plain weave piece in mixed textures or colors. The first project will be a scarf and you may be able to complete two scarves during the workshop. Students will learn about fibers best suited for weaving, different weaving structures, and the elements of designing their own unique creations. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($145), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. Beginners welcome. Ages 18 and over. A materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition.
Floor Loom Weaving
Floor Loom Weaving
Tuition $270.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $30.00
All Levels
Christine Wilkinson
FW7103 Feb 21, 28, Mar 7, 21, 28, Apr 4 2017 (5-8pm) 6 Tuesdays (LTB Studio)

This class offers beginning weavers and advanced beginning weavers the opportunity to learn through direct experience the basic set-up of a multi-shaft floor loom while exploring a variety of weave structures. Every student selects an individual project and works at her/his own pace. With a wide range of projects being worked on during the class, weavers learn from and get inspired by others in the group. Beginning students start with a sampler that introduces the new weaver to the steps of setting up a warp and some basic weaving methods, such as plain weave, twill weave and overshot weave. After completing the first sampler, students choose projects that match their individual interests. Possible second projects include scarves, table runners, pillow covers, shawls and fabric for garments. Class includes an additional 9 hours of open studio time, allowing students to work on their piece outside of class. A materials fee of $30.00 will be added to the tuition.
Portable Weaving: Go and Go Farther
Portable Weaving: Go and Go Farther
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
All Levels
Christine Wilkinson
FW7105 Jan 28 & Feb 4 2017 (10am-4:30pm) 2 Saturdays (LTB Studio )

This two-day workshop is for beginning weavers and for weavers with some experience on a rigid heddle loom who are looking to expand their skills. First-time weavers will learn how to set up the loom with the warp and how to make a plain weave piece in mixed textures or colors. More experienced weavers can choose from techniques such as pick-up stick lace, weft-faced weaves, or color-and-weave designs. Beginners can bring their own rigid heddle looms or rent one from the Craft Center. Experienced weavers should plan to work on their own looms, which can be warped before the workshop with directions from the instructor. Beginners need to add a $20 materials fee for the first project.
Advanced Technique Knitting
Advanced Technique Knitting
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Intermediate
Victoria Carter

FA7102 Jan 14, 21, 28, Feb 4, 2017 (1:30 - 4:30pm) 4 Saturdays (LTB Studio)

What better for the cold weather than Nordic socks?! If you can knit and purl, read a knitting pattern, and cast on/cast off. Then you can make these amazing, heavy, multi-colored socks. Materials list provided upon registration. (Skills covered: knitting-in-the-round on four double-pointed needles, Fair Isle multiple color knitting, sock heels using short-rows, finishing) Ages 12 and over.
Advanced Beginner Knitting
Advanced Beginner Knitting
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Material fee: $15
Intermediate

Victoria Carter

FA7101 Jan 14, 21, 28, Feb 4, 2017 (10am - 1pm) 4 Saturdays (LTB Studio)

If you know how to knit and purl, you can make mittens! I'll help you through the steps: reading a pattern, casting on stiches, knitting on four double-pointed needles in the round, two color knitting, casting off, picking up stiches and finishing off. Ages 12 and over, a $15 material fee will be added to the tuition..
Floor Loom Weaving
Floor Loom Weaving
Tuition $270.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $30.00
All Levels
Christine Wilkinson
FW7102 Jan 10, 17, 24, 31, Feb 7, 14 2017 (5-8pm) 6 Tuesdays (LTB Studio)

This class offers beginning weavers and advanced beginning weavers the opportunity to learn through direct experience the basic set-up of a multi-shaft floor loom while exploring a variety of weave structures. Every student selects an individual project and works at her/his own pace. With a wide range of projects being worked on during the class, weavers learn from and get inspired by others in the group. Beginning students start with a sampler that introduces the new weaver to the steps of setting up a warp and some basic weaving methods, such as plain weave, twill weave and overshot weave. After completing the first sampler, students choose projects that match their individual interests. Possible second projects include scarves, table runners, pillow covers, shawls and fabric for garments. Class includes an additional 9 hours of open studio time, allowing students to work on their piece outside of class. A materials fee of $30.00 will be added to the tuition.
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW7104 Jan 10, 17, 24, 31 2017 (1-4pm) 4 Tuesdays (LTB Studio )

This workshop is an introduction to the basics of weaving. Using a portable rigid heddle loom, you will learn how to set up the loom with the warp and how to make a plain weave piece in mixed textures or colors. The first project will be a scarf and you may be able to complete two scarves during the workshop. Students will learn about fibers best suited for weaving, different weaving structures, and the elements of designing their own unique creations. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($145), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. Beginners welcome. Ages 18 and over. A materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition.
Fiber Dyeing Basics
Fiber Dyeing Basics
Tuition $100.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $30.00
All Levels
Christine Wilkinson & Barbara Drillick

FW6404 Dec 3 2016 (10am-3pm) Saturday (LTB Studio)

This one-day workshop will provide the foundation of techniques for basic fiber dyeing using fiber-reactive dyes. The dyes used are available in a very wide range of colors, both bright and subdued. The process does not require heat or harsh chemicals to make the color bind with the fiber and is easily accomplished in a home studio or workshop. Each student will have the chance to explore color painting on silk scarves and immersion dyeing of cotton fabric that can be incorporated into sewing, quilting and other hand crafted projects. Silk and cotton fabrics are included in the materials fee and students are encouraged to bring their own natural plant fiber fabrics. Please bring sturdy rubber gloves. All levels are welcome. Ages 18 and over, a materials fee of $30.00 will be added to the tuition.
Fabric Painting
Fabric Painting
Tuition $160.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $15.00
Beginner
Jennifer O'Brien
FW6403 Nov 12, 13 2016 (12:30-4:30pm) Saturday/Sunday (LTB Studio )

Create your own fabric using fabric paints, stencils, stamps and more. Learn about color, texture and layering to design wonderful effects on fabric that can later be used in many projects. We will paint 2 yards of fabric on day 1 and on day 2 we will embellish those fabrics with stamps, stencils, rubbings and more.. Ages 15 and older, a materials fee of $15 will be added to the tuition. Beginners welcome.
Floor Loom Weaving
Floor Loom Weaving
Tuition $270.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $30.00
All Levels
Christine Wilkinson
FW6401 Nov 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Dec 6, 2016 (5-8pm) 6 Tuesdays (LTB Studio)

This class offers beginning weavers and advanced beginning weavers the opportunity to learn through direct experience the basic set-up of a multi-shaft floor loom while exploring a variety of weave structures. Every student selects an individual project and works at her/his own pace. With a wide range of projects being worked on during the class, weavers learn from and get inspired by others in the group. Beginning students start with a sampler that introduces the new weaver to the steps of setting up a warp and some basic weaving methods, such as plain weave, twill weave and overshot weave. After completing the first sampler, students choose projects that match their individual interests. Possible second projects include scarves, table runners, pillow covers, shawls and fabric for garments. Class includes an additional 9 hours of open studio time, allowing students to work on their piece outside of class. A materials fee of $30.00 will be added to the tuition.
Absolute Beginner Knitting
Absolute Beginner Knitting
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $10.00
Beginner
Victoria Carter

FA6402 Oct 29, Nov 5, 19, Dec 3, 2016 (10am-1pm) 4 Saturdays (LTB Studio)

Never picked up knitting needles before? Frightened of the thought? No problem! Nervous Nellies and Lost Causes are my specialty. Left-handed? I can teach you to knit. All you need to bring is hope and patience. It will be fun! (Skills covered: knit stitch, purl stitch, casting off). Students will choose to complete a cowl or a pair of wristers. Beginners welcome. Ages 12 and over, a materials fee of $10.00 will be added to the tuition.
Advanced Technique Knitting
Advanced Technique Knitting
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Intermediate
Victoria Carter

FA6403 Oct 29, Nov 5, 19, Dec 3, 2016 (1:30 - 4:30pm) 4 Saturdays (LTB Studio)

What better for the cold weather than Nordic socks?! If you can knit and purl, read a knitting pattern, and cast on/cast off. Then you can make these amazing, heavy, multi-colored socks. Materials list provided upon registration. (Skills covered: knitting-in-the-round on four double-pointed needles, Fair Isle multiple color knitting, sock heels using short-rows, finishing) Ages 12 and over.
Absolute Beginner Knitting
Absolute Beginner Knitting
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $10.00
Beginner
Victoria Carter

FA6401 Oct 27, Nov 3, 10, 17, 2016 (10am-1pm) 4 Thursdays (LTB Studio)

Never picked up knitting needles before? Frightened of the thought? No problem! Nervous Nellies and Lost Causes are my specialty. Left-handed? I can teach you to knit. All you need to bring is hope and patience. It will be fun! (Skills covered: knit stitch, purl stitch, casting off). Students will choose to complete a cowl or a pair of wristers. Beginners welcome. Ages 12 and over, a materials fee of $10.00 will be added to the tuition.
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW6302 Sept 27, Oct 4, 11, 18, 2016 (1-4pm) 4 Tuesdays (LTB Studio )

This workshop is an introduction to the basics of weaving. Using a portable rigid heddle loom, you will learn how to set up the loom with the warp and how to make a plain weave piece in mixed textures or colors. The first project will be a scarf and you may be able to complete two scarves during the workshop. Students will learn about fibers best suited for weaving, different weaving structures, and the elements of designing their own unique creations. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($145), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. Beginners welcome. Ages 18 and over. A materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition.
Floor Loom Weaving
Floor Loom Weaving
Tuition $270.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $30.00
All Levels
Christine Wilkinson
FW6301 Sep 13, 20, 27, Oct 4, 11, 18, 2016 (5-8pm) 6 Tuesdays (LTB Studio)

This class offers beginning weavers and advanced beginning weavers the opportunity to learn through direct experience the basic set-up of a multi-shaft floor loom while exploring a variety of weave structures. Every student selects an individual project and works at her/his own pace. With a wide range of projects being worked on during the class, weavers learn from and get inspired by others in the group. Beginning students start with a sampler that introduces the new weaver to the steps of setting up a warp and some basic weaving methods, such as plain weave, twill weave and overshot weave. After completing the first sampler, students choose projects that match their individual interests. Possible second projects include scarves, table runners, pillow covers, shawls and fabric for garments. Class includes an additional 9 hours of open studio time, allowing students to work on their piece outside of class. A materials fee of $30.00 will be added to the tuition.
Introduction to Fiber Arts Wk 4 afternoon session
Introduction to Fiber Arts Wk 4 afternoon session
Tuition $250.00
Registration Closed

Youth

YP6318 Aug 22, 23, 24, 25, 26 2016 (1:30pm-4:30pm) Mon-Fri (LTB Studio )

Over the course of five days, students will be introduced to the basics of fiber arts, including fiber preparation and dyeing, felting, spinning, knitting and weaving.
Introduction to Fiber Arts Wk 3 afternoon session
Introduction to Fiber Arts Wk 3 afternoon session
Tuition $250.00
Registration Closed

Youth

YP6316 Aug 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 2016 (1:30pm-4:30pm) Mon-Fri (LTB Studio )

Over the course of five days, students will be introduced to the basics of fiber arts, including fiber preparation and dyeing, felting, spinning, knitting and weaving.
5 Days of Fiber Art Wk 2 afternoon
5 Days of Fiber Art Wk 2 afternoon
Tuition $250.00
Registration Closed

Youth

YP6314 Jul 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 2016 (1:30pm-4:30pm) Mon-Fri (LTB Studio )

Come join us for Painting Fabrics, Upcycling Clothing and Embellishing Fabric for an art piece incorporating your painted fabric pieces along with available fabrics from the market place. Students will work with fabric, ribbons, paints and embellishments to design a Fiber Art Piece for your wall. Students will do collage work with adhesives and some hand sewing to complete the projects presented in this class. You will also be asked to bring a white T-shirt or Cotton woven shirt (thrift shops are great for this) that you can design and paint for your own wearable art. This is a great class to learn the basics of designing and painting and creating with Fabric. This is an easy fun class for both boys and girls. No experience needed. All supplies are available in class except for the shirt. Students should wear old clothes suitable for painting in and bring a coverup (an oversize shirt or apron will work) to protect most of their clothing from paint splatters. The shirt will be needed for day 4 of the class.
Color and Fashion Wk 1 morning session
Color and Fashion Wk 1 morning session
Tuition $250.00
Registration Closed

Youth

YP6311 Jul 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 2016 (9am-12pm) Mon-Fri (LTB Studio )

Explore the fun of color. Learn to change textiles into the colors of soft sunsets or vibrant rainbows or deep forest landscapes. We?ll be using fabric dyes to add color to cloth and to clothing, and finding new ways to add the colors you love to your life. Did you know that learning to dye textiles is really a fun chemistry lesson? There?s a lot to learn in this class designed for everyone who loves colors.
Introduction to Fiber Arts Wk 1 afternoon session
Introduction to Fiber Arts Wk 1 afternoon session
Tuition $250.00
Registration Closed

Youth

YP6312 Jul 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 2016 (1:30pm-4:30pm) Mon-Fri (LTB Studio )

Over the course of five days, students will be introduced to the basics of fiber arts, including fiber preparation and dyeing, felting, spinning, knitting and weaving.
Floor Loom Weaving
Floor Loom Weaving
Tuition $270.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $30.00
All Levels
Christine Wilkinson
FW6203 Jun 21, 28, Jul 5, 12, 19, 26, 2016 (5-8pm) 6 Tuesdays (LTB Studio)

This class offers beginning weavers and advanced beginning weavers the opportunity to learn through direct experience the basic set-up of a multi-shaft floor loom while exploring a variety of weave structures. Every student selects an individual project and works at her/his own pace. With a wide range of projects being worked on during the class, weavers learn from and get inspired by others in the group. Beginning students start with a sampler that introduces the new weaver to the steps of setting up a warp and some basic weaving methods, such as plain weave, twill weave and overshot weave. After completing the first sampler, students choose projects that match their individual interests. Possible second projects include scarves, table runners, pillow covers, shawls and fabric for garments. Class includes an additional 9 hours of open studio time, allowing students to work on their piece outside of class. A materials fee of $30.00 will be added to the tuition.
Tapestry Weaving on a Pocket Loom
Tapestry Weaving on a Pocket Loom
Tuition $60.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $50.00
All Levels
Susan Jackson

FW6204 June 18, 2016 (9:30am-12:30pm) Saturday(LTB Studio)

Using this hand-held tapestry loom that you take home with you, you can create landscapes, “postcards”, or other images to capture a visual moment. The workshop will introduce basic tapestry weaving techniques as well as ideas for incorporating alternative fibers and found objects into your weaving.. Ages 18 and over, a materials fee of $50.00 will be added to the tuition.
Floor Loom Weaving
Floor Loom Weaving
Tuition $270.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $30.00
All Levels
Christine Wilkinson
FW6202 May 3 10, 17, 24, 31, Jun 7 2016 (5-8pm) 6 Tuesdays (LTB Studio )

This class offers beginning weavers and advanced beginning weavers the opportunity to learn through direct experience the basic set-up of a multi-shaft floor loom while exploring a variety of weave structures. Every student selects an individual project and works at her/his own pace. With a wide range of projects being worked on during the class, weavers learn from and get inspired by others in the group. Beginning students start with a sampler that introduces the new weaver to the steps of setting up a warp and some basic weaving methods, such as plain weave, twill weave and overshot weave. After completing the first sampler, students choose projects that match their individual interests. Possible second projects include scarves, table runners, pillow covers, shawls and fabric for garments. Class includes an additional 9 hours of open studio time, allowing students to work on their piece outside of class. A materials fee of $30.00 will be added to the tuition.
Advanced Rigid Heddle
Advanced Rigid Heddle
Tuition $180.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: 0
Intermediate
Christine Wilkinson
FW6201 Apr 23 & 30 2016 (10am-3pm) 2 Saturdays (LTB Studio )

This workshop is for weavers with experience on a rigid heddle loom. Techniques covered will include weaving lace, using finger manipulated techniques, weft-faced weaving for tapestry, using multiple threads in the weft and color-and design effects. Discussions on choosing appropriate yarns and creating original designs will also be included. All students must bring their own rigid heddle looms, warped and ready for weaving to each session. Ages 18 and over, there will be a half hour break mid-session.
Advanced Rigid Heddle
Advanced Rigid Heddle
Tuition $180.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: 0
Intermediate
Christine Wilkinson
FW6107 Mar 22, 29 & Apr 5 2016 (1-4pm) 3 Tuesdays (LTB Studio )

This workshop is for weavers with experience on a rigid heddle loom. Techniques covered will include weaving lace, using finger manipulated techniques, weft-faced weaving for tapestry, using multiple threads in the weft and color-and design effects. Discussions on choosing appropriate yarns and creating original designs will also be included. All students must bring their own rigid heddle looms, warped and ready for weaving to each session. Ages 18 and over.
Floor Loom Weaving
Floor Loom Weaving
Tuition $270.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $30.00
All Levels
Christine Wilkinson
FW6106 Mar 15, 22, 29, Apr 5, 12, 19 2016 (5-8pm) 6 Tuesdays (LTB Studio )

This class offers beginning weavers and advanced beginning weavers the opportunity to learn through direct experience the basic set-up of a multi-shaft floor loom while exploring a variety of weave structures. Every student selects an individual project and works at her/his own pace. With a wide range of projects being worked on during the class, weavers learn from and get inspired by others in the group. Beginning students start with a sampler that introduces the new weaver to the steps of setting up a warp and some basic weaving methods, such as plain weave, twill weave and overshot weave. After completing the first sampler, students choose projects that match their individual interests. Possible second projects include scarves, table runners, pillow covers, shawls and fabric for garments. Class includes an additional 9 hours of open studio time, allowing students to work on their piece outside of class. A materials fee of $30.00 will be added to the tuition.
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW6105 Mar 5 & 12 2016 (10am-4:30pm) 2 Saturdays (LTB Studio )

This workshop is an introduction to the basics of weaving. Using a portable rigid heddle loom, you will learn how to set up the loom with the warp and how to make a plain weave piece in mixed textures or colors. The first project will be a scarf and you may be able to complete two scarves during the workshop. Students will learn about fibers best suited for weaving, different weaving structures, and the elements of designing their own unique creations. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($145), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. Beginners welcome. Ages 18 and over. A materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition.
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW6104 Feb 9, 16, 23, Mar 1 2016 (1-4pm) 4 Tuesdays (LTB Studio )

This workshop is an introduction to the basics of weaving. Using a portable rigid heddle loom, you will learn how to set up the loom with the warp and how to make a plain weave piece in mixed textures or colors. The first project will be a scarf and you may be able to complete two scarves during the workshop. Students will learn about fibers best suited for weaving, different weaving structures, and the elements of designing their own unique creations. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($145), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. Beginners welcome. Ages 18 and over. A materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition.
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW6103 Jan 23 &30 2016 (10am-4:30pm) 2 Saturdays (LTB Studio )

This workshop is an introduction to the basics of weaving. Using a portable rigid heddle loom, you will learn how to set up the loom with the warp and how to make a plain weave piece in mixed textures or colors. The first project will be a scarf and you may be able to complete two scarves during the workshop. Students will learn about fibers best suited for weaving, different weaving structures, and the elements of designing their own unique creations. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($145), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. Beginners welcome. Ages 18 and over. A materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition.
Floor Loom Weaving
Floor Loom Weaving
Tuition $270.00

Materials Fee: $30.00
All Levels
Christine Wilkinson
FW6102 Jan 19, 26, Feb 2, 9, 16, 23 2016 (5-8pm) 6 Tuesdays (LTB Studio )

This class offers beginning weavers and advanced beginning weavers the opportunity to learn through direct experience the basic set-up of a multi-shaft floor loom while exploring a variety of weave structures. Every student selects an individual project and works at her/his own pace. With a wide range of projects being worked on during the class, weavers learn from and get inspired by others in the group. Beginning students start with a sampler that introduces the new weaver to the steps of setting up a warp and some basic weaving methods, such as plain weave, twill weave and overshot weave. After completing the first sampler, students choose projects that match their individual interests. Possible second projects include scarves, table runners, pillow covers, shawls and fabric for garments. A materials fee of $30.00 will be added to the tuition.
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW5402 Nov 7 & 14 2015 (10am-4:30pm) 2 Saturdays (LTB Studio )

This workshop is an introduction to the basics of weaving. Using a portable 2-heddle loom called a Rigid Heddle Loom, you will learn how to set up the loom with the warp and how to make a plain weave piece in mixed textures or colors. The first project will be a scarf and you may be able to complete two scarves. The workshop will examine fibers best for weaving, different weaving structures, and the elements of designing your own unique creations. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($141), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. Beginners welcome. Ages 18 and over. A materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition.
Floor Loom Weaving
Floor Loom Weaving
Tuition $270.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $30.00
All Levels
Christine Wilkinson
FW5401 Oct 20 2015 (5-8pm) 6 Tuesdays (LTB Studio )

This class offers beginning weavers and advanced beginning weavers the opportunity to learn through direct experience the basic set-up of a multi-shaft floor loom while exploring a variety of weave structures. Every student selects an individual project and works at her/his own pace. With a wide range of projects being worked on during the class, weavers learn from and get inspired by others in the group. Beginning students start with a sampler that introduces the new weaver to the steps of setting up a warp and some basic weaving methods, such as plain weave, twill weave and overshot weave. After completing the first sampler, students choose projects that match their individual interests. Possible second projects include scarves, table runners, pillow covers, shawls and fabric for garments. A materials fee of $30.00 will be added to the tuition.
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $20.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW5302 Sep 12 & 19 2015 (10am-4:30pm) 2 Saturdays (LTB Studio )

This workshop is an introduction to the basics of weaving. Using a portable 2-heddle loom called a Rigid Heddle Loom, you will learn how to set up the loom with the warp and how to make a plain weave piece in mixed textures or colors. The first project will be a scarf and you may be able to complete two scarves. The workshop will examine fibers best for weaving, different weaving structures, and the elements of designing your own unique creations. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($145), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. Beginners welcome. A materials fee of $20.00 will be added to the tuition.
Floor Loom Weaving
Floor Loom Weaving
Tuition $270.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $30.00
All Levels
Christine Wilkinson
FW5303 Sep 8, 15, 22, 29, Oct 6, 13 2015 (6pm-9pm) 6 Tuesdays (LTB Studio )

This class offers beginning weavers and advanced beginning weavers the opportunity to learn through direct experience the basic set-up of a multi-shaft floor loom while exploring a variety of weave structures. Every student selects an individual project and works at her/his own pace. With a wide range of projects being worked on during the class, weavers learn from and get inspired by others in the group. Beginning students start with a sampler that introduces the new weaver to the steps of setting up a warp and some basic weaving methods, such as plain weave, twill weave and overshot weave. After completing the first sampler, students choose projects that match their individual interests. Possible second projects include scarves, table runners, pillow covers, shawls and fabric for garments. A materials fee of $30.00 will be added to the tuition.
Youth Working with the Wool Week 2 morning session
Youth Working with the Wool Week 2 morning session
Tuition $265 before June 30; $295.00
Registration Closed

Youth
Leslie Alexander
YP5315 Jul 20-24 2015 (9am-12pm) Mon-Fri (LTB Studio )

Registration will close two weeks prior to the date of the first class.

Early Bird Discount expires June 30 and will be applied automatically when you checkout. Register early! Learn all about the fibers that come from animals such as sheep, goats, rabbits, llamas and how these fibers become wool that we use for knitting and weaving. Learn to spin the fibers into yarn, use dyes to make vibrant colors, and use the yarn for felting, knitting, twining and more.
Youth To Dye For Week 2 afternoon session
Youth To Dye For Week 2 afternoon session
: $295.00
Registration Closed

Youth
Elizabeth Ives
YP5317 Jul 20-24 2015 (1pm-4pm) Mon-Fri (LTB Studio )


Enjoy a variety of dyeing and fabric painting techniques done on silk and cotton. Students spend a week of creative and exciting exploration into the world of dyes and fabric painting! They will have the opportunity to experiment with tie-dyeing, dyeing with permanent markers, shaving cream dyeing, Kool-Aid dyes and natural solar dyes. Projects will include silk painted sun catchers, several t-shirt creations and a little fabric that they can use for sewing or crafting. This class is jam packed with fun! All materials will be provided in class.
Youth Weave Your Own Unique Tote Bag Week 1 morning session
Youth Weave Your Own Unique Tote Bag Week 1 morning session
Tuition $265 before June 30; $295.00
Registration Closed

Youth
Christine Wilkinson
YP5313 Jul 13-17 2015 (9am-12pm) Mon-Fri (LTB Studio )

Registration will close two weeks prior to the date of the first class.

Early Bird Discount expires June 30 and will be applied automatically when you checkout. Register early! Our tote bag workshop will introduce students to fabric dyeing, weaving and sewing. On the first day, we will use fabric dyes to color the cloth used in weaving a tote bag. Students will then learn the techniques of weaving using a portable loom and they will make a fabric that is uniquely their own with their dyed fabrics. The final day of the workshop we will use sewing techniques to complete the tote bag that can be used to carry personal items, phones, tablets, laptops, books, etc.
Youth Cozy Quilts Week 1 afternoon session
Youth Cozy Quilts Week 1 afternoon session
Tuition $265 before June 30; $295.00
Registration Closed

Youth
Christine Wilkinson
YP5314 Jul 13-17 2015 (1pm-4pm) Mon-Fri (River Room)

Registration will close two weeks prior to the date of the first class.

Early Bird Discount expires June 30 and will be applied automatically when you checkout. Register early! How Did Our Great Grandparents Stay Warm? Quilts are a traditional American craft with a long history for design and comfort. Learn about historic and contemporary quilt designs and make your own special quilt using fabric that you colored yourself. This class includes fabric dyeing, hand-quilting and sewing, story-telling, and design
Youth To Dye For Week 1 afternoon session
Youth To Dye For Week 1 afternoon session
: $295.00
Registration Closed

Youth
Elizabeth Ives
YP5316 Jul 13-17 2015 (1pm-4pm) Mon-Fri (LTB Studio )

Enjoy a variety of dyeing and fabric painting techniques done on silk and cotton. Students spend a week of creative and exciting exploration into the world of dyes and fabric painting! They will have the opportunity to experiment with tie-dyeing, dyeing with permanent markers, shaving cream dyeing, Kool-Aid dyes and natural solar dyes. Projects will include silk painted sun catchers, several t-shirt creations and a little fabric that they can use for sewing or crafting. This class is jam packed with fun! All materials will be provided in class.
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Weaving on the Go! Rigid Heddle
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $12.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW5301 Jul 7, 14, 21, 28 2015 (6pm-9pm) 4 Tuesdays (LTB Studio )

Learn the basics of weaving using a portable rigid heddle loom. This compact loom is perfect for many different projects and introduces the beginner to a wide range weave structures and woven projects. For weavers with experience, the rigid heddle loom expands your options for small projects, sampling, and experimenting. Students will learn to set up the loom and complete their first project--a scarf with colors and textures of their choice. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($141), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. Beginners welcome. A materials fee of $12.00 will be added to the tuition.
Floor Loom Weaving
Floor Loom Weaving
Tuition $270.00
Registration Closed

All Levels
Christine Wilkinson
FW5203 Jun 16, 23, Jul 7, 14, 21, 28 2015 (6pm-9pm) 6 Tuesdays (LTB Studio )

This course includes an introduction to weaving for beginners as well as instruction in advanced weaving techniques for more experienced weavers. Beginning weavers will learn to prepare a warp, dress the loom, and complete a sampler project. Experienced weavers will receive help designing and completing their own projects in a range of weave structures and techniques. For beginners, a studio/materials fee of $30 will be added to the tuition at time of registration. Experienced weavers may forgo paying the studio/materials fee and bring your own fiber to the first class. Looms are limited, so register early to reserve your seat in class.This class will include an additional 9 hours of open studio time, allowing students to work on their piece outside of class.
Floor Loom Weaving
Floor Loom Weaving
Tuition $270.00
Registration Closed

All Levels
Christine Wilkinson
FW5202 May 5, 12, 19, 26, Jun 2, 9 2015 (6pm-9pm) 6 Tuesdays (LTB Studio )

This course includes an introduction to weaving for beginners as well as instruction in advanced weaving techniques for more experienced weavers. Beginning weavers will learn to prepare a warp, dress the loom, and complete a sampler project. Experienced weavers will receive help designing and completing their own projects in a range of weave structures and techniques. For beginners, a studio/materials fee of $30 will be added to the tuition at time of registration. Experienced weavers may forgo paying the studio/materials fee and bring your own fiber to the first class. Looms are limited, so register early to reserve your seat in class.This class will include an additional 9 hours of open studio time, allowing students to work on their piece outside of class.
Beyond the Basics of Rigid Heddle Weaving
Beyond the Basics of Rigid Heddle Weaving
Tuition $120.00
Registration Closed

Intermediate
Christine Wilkinson
FW5201 April 26 2015 (10am-4:30pm) Sunday (LTB Studio )

This one-day workshop will provide experienced Rigid Heddle weavers the opportunity to explore advanced techniques, such as lace structures, color-and-weave designs, or weft-faced weaves. In addition, we will cover project design and planning and share experiences in our own practice. This workshop is perfect for anyone who has learned the basics of rigid heddle weaving and is looking to expand to new projects. Requirements: your own loom and knowledge of warping your loom.
Waldorf Inspired Doll Making
Waldorf Inspired Doll Making
Tuition $210.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $15.00
Beginner-Intermediate
Jeannette Shanahan
FA5101 April 13, 15, 17 2015 (11am-2:30pm) Monday, Wednesday, Friday (LTB Studio )
Registration will close two weeks prior to the date of the first class. Register early to reserve your space!

Create your own heirloom Waldorf-inspired doll. Waldorf dolls use old European doll-making techniques with 100% wool, cotton and yarn.
Weaving on the Go: Rigid Heddle
Weaving on the Go: Rigid Heddle
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $12.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW5104 March 14, 15 2015 (10am-4:30pm) Saturday/Sunday (LTB Studio )
Registration will close one week prior to the date of the first class. Register early to reserve your space!

Learn the basics of weaving using a portable rigid heddle loom. This compact loom is perfect for many different projects and introduces the beginner to a wide range weave structures and woven projects. For weavers with experience, the rigid heddle loom expands your options for small projects, sampling, and experimenting. Students will learn to set up the loom and complete their first project--a scarf with colors and textures of their choice. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($141), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. A materials fee of $12 will be added to the tuition. Beginners welcome.
Banish the Winter Blahs
Banish the Winter Blahs
Tuition $120.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $15.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW5105 February 28 2015 (10am-4:30pm) Saturday (LTB Studio )
Registration will close one week prior to the date of the first class. Register early to reserve your space!

Need to get far away from the long, cold winter? Spend a day weaving with the bright, glittery colors of sun, sand and sea. While away your day in relaxation as you learn to design and weave a colorful banner that can become wall decor, a summer-time tote, even a vibrant panel to be included in the next jacket you make. This one-day workshop is perfect for beginners as well as for weavers with experience who are looking for a new creative direction.
Weaving on the Go: Rigid Heddle
Weaving on the Go: Rigid Heddle
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $12.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW5103 Feb 24, March 3, 10, 17 2015 (6-9pm) 4 Tuesdays (LTB Studio )
Registration will close one week prior to the date of the first class. Register early to reserve your space!

Learn the basics of weaving using a portable rigid heddle loom. This compact loom is perfect for many different projects and introduces the beginner to a wide range weave structures and woven projects. For weavers with experience, the rigid heddle loom expands your options for small projects, sampling, and experimenting. Students will learn to set up the loom and complete their first project--a scarf with colors and textures of their choice. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($141), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. A materials fee of $12 will be added to the tuition. Beginners welcome.
Beyond the Basics Weaving Workshop
Beyond the Basics Weaving Workshop
Tuition $120.00
Registration Closed

Intermediate
Christine Wilkinson
FW5106 February 22 2015 (10am-4:30pm) Sunday (LTB Studio )
Registration will close one week prior to the date of the first class. Register early to reserve your space!

This one-day workshop will provide experienced Rigid Heddle weavers the opportunity to explore advanced techniques, such as lace structures, color-and-weave designs, or weft-faced weaves.  In addition, we will cover project design and planning and share experiences in our own practice.  This workshop is perfect for anyone who has learned the basics of rigid heddle weaving and is looking to expand to new projects.  Requirements:  your own loom and knowledge of warping your loom.
Weaving on the Go: Rigid Heddle
Weaving on the Go: Rigid Heddle
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $12.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW5102 Jan 24, 25 2015 (10am-4:30pm) Saturday/Sunday (LTB Studio )
Registration will close one week prior to the date of the first class. Register early to reserve your space!

Learn the basics of weaving using a portable rigid heddle loom. This compact loom is perfect for many different projects and introduces the beginner to a wide range weave structures and woven projects. For weavers with experience, the rigid heddle loom expands your options for small projects, sampling, and experimenting. Students will learn to set up the loom and complete their first project--a scarf with colors and textures of their choice. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($141), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. A materials fee of $12 will be added to the tuition. Beginners welcome.
Weaving on the Go: Rigid Heddle
Weaving on the Go: Rigid Heddle
Tuition $240.00
Registration Closed

Materials Fee: $12.00
Beginner
Christine Wilkinson
FW5101 Jan 13, 20, 27, Feb 3 2015 (6-9pm) 4 Tuesdays (LTB Studio )
Registration will close one week prior to the date of the first class. Register early to reserve your space!

Learn the basics of weaving using a portable rigid heddle loom. This compact loom is perfect for many different projects and introduces the beginner to a wide range weave structures and woven projects. For weavers with experience, the rigid heddle loom expands your options for small projects, sampling, and experimenting. Students will learn to set up the loom and complete their first project--a scarf with colors and textures of their choice. Students can bring their own rigid heddle loom, purchase one from the instructor ($141), or rent ($35) with option to buy at the end of the workshop. A materials fee of $12 will be added to the tuition. Beginners welcome.
Batik Banner Workshop
Batik Banner Workshop
Tuition $120.00
Registration Closed

Beginner
Elizabeth Ives
FA4409 Dec 10 2014 (11am - 3pm) Wednesday (LTB Studio )
Registration will close one week prior to the date of the first class. Register early to reserve your space!

Come and work with the age old technique of was resist (Batik) to create a personalized one of a kind cotton banner. The banner will come with a hanging rod. This will be a 4 hour fun workshop! We will be working with hot wax and dyes in this class so it is not suitable for young kids. Teens and adults welcome.
Introduction to Silk Painting Workshop
Introduction to Silk Painting Workshop
Tuition $115.00
Registration Closed

Beginner
Elizabeth Ives
FA4408 Nov 16 2014 (11am - 3pm) Sunday (LTB Studio )
Registration closed.

This class will feature a brief introduction to working with silk painting and resists. We will create 3 projects in this 4 hour course, one class project and 2 of your own design. The class will be working on 9" diameter pre stretched hoops rather than stretching our own silk. Teens and adults welcome.
Hand Spinning Workshop -Drop Spindle
Hand Spinning Workshop -Drop Spindle
Tuition $165.00
Registration Closed

Beginner
Elizabeth Ives
FA4407 Nov 13 2014 (10am - 4:30pm) Thursday (LTB Studio )

This 6 hour workshop will cover the basics of spinning your own yarn with a drop spindle. The skills learned in this class can be transferred or applied to learning to use a spinning wheel. We will cover basic spinning and plying, as well as a fun ombere yarn. Students will get to keep the tools they learn on and the two yarns they make or leftover roving. We will be working with wool, so those with allergies please be aware.
Batik Banner Workshop
Batik Banner Workshop
Tuition $120.00
Registration Closed

Beginner
Elizabeth Ives
FA4405 Oct 26 2014 (11am - 3pm) Sunday (River Room)
Registration will close one week prior to the date of the first class. Register early to reserve your space!

Come and work with the age old technique of was resist (Batik) to create a personalized one of a kind cotton banner. The banner will come with a hanging rod. This will be a 4 hour fun workshop! We will be working with hot wax and dyes in this class so it is not suitable for young kids. Teens and adults welcome.
Natural Dyes Workshop
Natural Dyes Workshop
Tuition $160.00
Registration Closed

Beginner
Elizabeth Ives
FA4404 Oct 22 2014 (10am - 4:30pm) Wednesday (LTB Studio )
Registration will close one week prior to the date of the first class. Register early to reserve your space!

Come and learn about the process of working with dyes found in nature (plants and incents). In this 6 hour workshop we will be working with a variety of dyes and mordents to illustrate the process of natural dyes but we will not be going on a plant walk. Everything will be provided for the class. The goal will be to give you a recipe book with dye samples for each of the dyes and fibers we work with. If you have plant or fiber allergies feel free to contact me before you register to see what we will be working with. Teens and adults welcome.
 
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