Workshops + Events 2017-08-02T16:58:06+00:00

Online Workshops: 2017

The next session for online feltmaking workshops will begin in September 2017.

Registration is now open! 

Full descriptions for all workshops can be found by clicking on the image links below.

For general information on how the online classes work, please visit my FAQ’s : Online Workshops page.

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On location Workshops: 2017 

March: Dyeing House Gallery, Prato, Italy
March 24- June 25:  Sea States Exhibition: textural garments and wall pieces w/ Katia Mokeyeva
March 26-27: Sea State Capelet Workshop

April: The Booth, Scalloway, Shetland Isles, UK
Artist Residency

May 1-9: Shetland Islands Felting Retreat, Scotland, UK (FULL)
May 18-26:  Shetland Islands Felting Retreat, Scotland, UK (FULL)

June 10-18
Pacific Northwest Art School, Whidbey Island, WA
June 10-12: Fibre + Paper + Ink (FULL)
June 13-15: Shadow Felting and Garment Construction (FULL)
June 16-18: Tactile Metaphors

August 19-27: Felters’ Fling, Snowfarm, Williamsburg, MA
Felt Sculpture for Outdoor Installations- 3 days (FULL)
Fibre + Paper + Ink – 3 days (FULL)

Recent Previous Workshops and Artist Talks:

2016:

March 5-6 Felt Illuminated
Grampians Texture 2016, Hall’s Gap, Victoria, Australia (FULL)

March 7-10 Tactile Metaphors
Grampians Texture 2016, Hall’s Gap, Victoria, Australia (FULL)

April 9-14
ContextArt 2016, Blue Mountains, NSW, Australia (both classes are FULL)

June 6
Artist Lecture: the Creative Stretch
Saanich Penisula Art and Crafts Society, Sidney, BC

June 20-26
Midwest Felting Symposium, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
June 20-21: Fibre + Paper + Ink
June 22-23: Felting Over the Edge (FULL)
June 24-26: Shadow Felting + Garment Construction (FULL)

September 21-25
felt :: feutre 2016 : Canadian Felt Symposium, Penticton, BC
September 21-23: Fibre + Paper + Ink : an exploration (FULL)
September 24-25: Fibre + Paper + Ink: a vessel (FULL)

2015:

Victoria Handweavers and Spinners Guild, Victoria BC, Artist Lecture: Tactile Metaphors: January
Victoria Handweavers and Spinners Guild, Victoria BC, Surface Design: January
Craft Council of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC Artist Lecture: full/filled: February
Fibreswest, Cloverdale BC, Felt Illuminated: March
Fibreswest Cloverdale BC, Felt Bags: March
Okanagan School of the Arts, Penticton BC, Terra Textures: Felt Fashion w/ Katia Mokeyeva: April

Southern Hemisphere Feltmakers Convergence, International Guest Tutor, Auckland, New Zealand, September

Fibres West, Western Australia, Joomchi Felting + Garment Construction (FULL), October
Canberra Region Feltmakers, Australia, Shadow Felting + Garment Construction (FULL), October
FeltWearAble, Melbourne, Australia, Shadow Felting + Garment Construction (FULL), November
FeltWearAble, Melbourne, Australia, Felt Damask, November
Bunbury Feltmakers, Western Australia, Shadow Felting + Garment Construction (FULL), November
Great Southern Workshops, Cranbrook, Western Australia, Felt Illuminated (FULL), November

 

2014:
Craft Guild of Dallas, Dallas, Texas, February
Felters’ Rendezvous, Estes Park, Colorado, March
Fibreswest, Cloverdale BC, March
Midwest Felting Symposium International teacher, Madison Wisconsin, August
Fall Felting Retreat: Meech Lake, Quebec October
Okanagan School of the Arts, Penticton, BC, November