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Fiber & Mixed Media Classes

Fiber & Mixed Media Classes

Check out some of our upcoming mixed media fiber arts classes!
Nuno felting, needle felting, weaving, dyeing, color theory, and more! Check back often because these offerings are always changing!


Drop Spindle Basics
Cost: $45 + supplies

with Emma Coates
Skill Level: No Experience Necessary

Sat. 1/25 10:15AM-1:15PM AND Sat. 2/1 10:15AM-12:15PM

Learn how to make your own unique yarns! Using a drop spindle, students will learn the ins and outs of fiber types, spinning techniques, and twist in order to make yarn. In this two-part class, we will practice drafting, spinning, plying, skeining, measuring, and finishing our own skeins of yarn!


Intro to Rigid Heddle Weaving
Cost $50 + Supplies
with Emma Coates
Skill Level: No Experience Necessary

Fri. 2/7 1-4PM AND 2/21 1-3PM

Ready to learn how to weave with your Rigid Heddle Loom? In the first meeting, students will learn how to warp their loom and start weaving a plainweave scarf. Continue weaving at home and return the next week to finish your scarf, removing it from the loom and knotting the ends. Students must have a rigid heddle loom with an eight dent heddle. Don’t have a loom? Save 10% when you purchase a Cricket Loom at Silk Road Textiles prior to class.


Modern Hand Stitch
Cost: $75 + supplies
with Abby Langdon
Skill Level: Beginner

Wed. 2/12, 2/19, 2/26, 3/4, AND 3/11 6-8PM

Experience the freedom of stitching without boundaries and prepare yourself to create beautiful embellished fiber art.  Using the book Modern Hand Stitch by Ruth Chandler as a guide, you will learn and practice many basic embroidery stitches and how to expand them in other creative directions.

Pre-class homework:  Follow the directions on pages 12 and 13 of Modern Hand Stitch to create the stitch book you will embroider.


Modern Hand Stitch Along 
Cost: $30 + supplies
with Abby Langdon
Skill Level: Experienced Beginner

Wed. 2/12, 2/19, 2/26, 3/4, AND 3/11 6-8PM

Taken our Modern Hand Stitch class and looking for more? Continue to hone your skills while you stitch along with Abby. Continue working in your stitch book or start embellishing one of our beautiful fabric art panels. Either way, you will have experienced input and advice as you continue your stitching journey.