Join us for the Tucson Handweavers and Spinners Guild Felt Study Group. The first meeting you attend is complimentary.After that, join the guild to become a continuing member! More info…www.thsg.org
Dates:first Wednesday of each month9:30 – 12:30
(Note! THSG MEMBERS receive a DISCOUNT on all Spirited Hands Studio Workshops!)
Tucson Handweavers and aspinners Guild
FELTING 101—Learn the basics of the how’s and why’s of the ancient art of feltmaking.Create a sampler plus one additional project. All materials included.
Time: 9:00 – 2:30
Friday, February 3rd
(Additional project is Fabulous Felted Flowers)
Friday, March 3rd
(Additional project is Tiny Treasure Vessel)
Friday, April 7th
(Additional project is small Nuno-felt Scarf)
Friday, May 5th
(Additional Project is small Clutch Bag)
FABULOUS FELTED FLOWERS
Learn how to make these “Forever in Bloom” flowers as you also learn some of the basics of wet-felting!We’ll create blossoms, stems, and leaves in your choice of colors. They are great for adorning hats, lapels, or as the beginning of a lovely bouquet. Makes a special gift for that special someone!
Time:9:00 – 12:00
Cost:$45.00 includes materials
Date:Friday, February 10
Explore the basics of using Nature’s bounty to create beautiful leaf and stem prints onto silk and wool fabric.Finished products include a wool wall sampler and a pre-hemmed 14”x 72” silk scarf.
Time:9:00 – 2:30
Cost:$65.00 (includes materials) THSG members
$95.00 (includes materials) non-guild members
Date:Friday, February 17th
TEXTURE GALORE WITH A TWIST
Create a white on white textured vessel using wool and a variety of silks. We’ll explore “bark, ruffles, swirls and pods” on the first day and finally “water-colour” paint the whole shebang. After drying overnight, we’ll spend the next ½ day with the all important finishing and embellishing.
Time:9 – 2:30 (Friday)
9 - 12:00 (Saturday)
Dates:Friday, March 10 AND Saturday, March 11
Cost:$150.00 (includes materials)
(guild-members receive a 10% discount on the first day of class.)
INDIGO NATURE PRINTSpunsilk Jersey Top
Summer here we come with indigo blues and leafy sprigs and shibori designs…let’s apply our eco-printing skills to some cool 100% white silk jersey tops.Available in ¾ length sleeves, round, square, orv-neck.
We’ve saved this MAY 2017 SHS workshop for the most requested topic our customers would like to learn!Zip us an email with your workshop request…we’ll see what we can put together for you…firstname.lastname@example.org
Tucson Handweavers and Spinners Guild
Meetings held the 4th Wednesday of every month from 9:00 – 11:30.This is an exceptionally talented and sharing group of fiber enthusiasts of all ages. Check it out!Lots of support, camaraderie, and fun for newbies as well as experts. More info at www.THSG.org
Members receive a discount on Spirited Hands Studio Workshops!!!