Fiber Trails Workshop



Class Description: Create an original knitted, crocheted, or woven design inspired by images from one of Cameron’s journeys or from one of your own - the journey could be as far away as China or as close as your own backyard! We’ll dive into big piles of fabulous fibers and compile a Fiber Trails storyboard overflowing with yarn snips and wrappings that reflect the textures, colors and patterns of your inspiration. Next we’ll discuss how to convert these snips and wrappings into a finished project, and then create an original design.


Class Date: Saturday, October 28 from 10am to 5pm


Course Fee: $120 for 6 hours of instruction.


Materials: Please note the course fee includes a range of yarns that will be provided, along with images to work from.

Bring the following materials to class:

  • Clear tape

  • Scissors

  • 2 pieces of stiff 4” x 10” cardboard

For Knitters:

  • Please bring knitting needles and/or crochet hooks (different sizes)

For Weavers:

  • Please bring your weaving equipment, e.g. bobbins, shuttles, bobbin winder, warping tools, a loom of your choice - a small tapestry loom, rigid heddle or harness loom. If you choose to pre-warp your harness loom, make your warp 8-10” wide, threaded in a straight draw, in a solid or closely blended color, 800-3,000 yards per pound, a balanced weave sett, at least 2 yards long plus waste.




Please note this workshop is for adults only (ages 13 and up).

Students receive a 10% discount on materials they purchase for their class from The Knitting Tree, L.A.
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We do require a 72-hour advance notice for cancellations. No refunds, partial or full, will be given for cancellations made less than 72 hours prior to the start of the event.
Skill Level:
Intermediate
Instructor:
Cameron Taylor-Brown

Fiber Trails Workshop

Cost:
$ 120.00
Sat, Oct 28, 2017 at 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
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