Fall Fiber Classes at Torpedo Factory

The Arts League (at the Torpedo Factory in Alexandria) has 42 classes/workshops in fiber arts alone offered beginning in Sept and continuing through the fall. Go to the site below to see what there is. Sorry, I can’t get the link fixer thingy to work. Just do a copy/paste and it’ll work. Grrrrr…… 😉   […]

Shibori Demo for Sept. 14th Meeting

I’ll demonstrate a shibori technique at September’s meeting (Sept. 14). If you want to make your own sample I’ll have a dye bucket for you to use. Please bring the following supplies: a 12″x 12″ piece of white or light-colored cotton cloth (the dye used is Procion MX which is for cotton, silk, or plant-based […]

Guild Forums “How To”

The guild forums are now up and running. I’ve put together a downloadable “how to” guide that walks you through the process of registering for the forums, how to post new topics, read topics, and reply step-by-step with graphics.  You can download the guide by clicking on the following link: Fredericksburg Spinners & Weavers Guild – […]

Torpedo Factory/Art League Class Schedule

The catalog was just released. There are some really great classes here for all sorts of fiber-related interests. Click on the link. The on-line catalog isn’t the easiest to navigate, but let me know and I’ll be glad to share what I can figure out. http://issuu.com/theartleague/docs/theartleaguecatalog1314color/1?e=0/4134676&utm_source=The+Art+League+E-mail+Newsletter&utm_campaign=8853c87c7d-August_2013_Tidings&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_861cd6121f-8853c87c7d-67799649 Oh, and the batik class at the Textile Museum […]

Regional Workshop/Class Lists; Fiber at the Torpedo Factory

All, To keep track of regional class offerings, use the Guild calendar. Regional fiber organizations’ class lists are available on the calendar; just click on one of the 3 class lists (shops, guilds, festivals) which are found on the first day of each month. Contact me if you want better directions on how to use […]