Artist Residency at Leigh Square in Port Coquitlam
October 1 noon-3. I'll have a loom set up for people to contribute some weaving to a community banner project (no experience necessary).
October 5 - December 1, Wednesdays and Thursdays 9:30-3:30. Stop by the "Outlet" and see what I'm doing
Wednesday October 19, 7-9 pm. I hear there will be snacks.
Textile open studio:
Wednesdays 10:30-12:30. Free if you bring your own stuff to work on, I'll have a small project each week for people to try as well.
Here's the schedule for October:
October 5 - weaving on CDs (for a community project)
October 12 - felt beads*
October 19 - weaving without a loom*
October 26 - making a woven pouch*
*$5 charge for materials and supplies.
Full day workshops:
Weave Yourself, Freestyle weaving on a rigid heddle loom
Maplewood House, North Vancouver, October 15, 9:30-4, $95 (this is a really good deal!). Register
Leigh Square, Port Coquitlam: November 17, 9:30-3:30, $135. Registration details coming soon
Learn to prepare the loom and have plenty of time to "weave yourself". All materials and supplies provided.
Weaving in the evening:
North Burnaby, November 17, 24 and December 1, 7-9pm, $50/per session, or $120/all three. Contact me to register: email@example.com
Come and give weaving a try. The looms will be set up and ready for you to "just weave". You'll be able to take your weaving home at the end of the night. If you sign up for all three sessions, you will have time to learn to set up the loom and weave a larger project over the three weeks if you like. All materials and supplies are provided.
Community EventsLiving Room Art in the Heights, October 15 5-9 pm. 4115 Yale Street, Burnaby. Lovely neighbourhood event. I'll be doing an interactive weaving activity. (Yes it is a private residence).
Positive Affirmations Art Journaling at the Library. October 11, November 15, December 13, 6:30-8:30 pm. Vancouver Public Library, Hastings Branch. Free. Inspired by Betsy Greer's "You are so very beautiful" craftivism project, we'll be making artsy little affirmations. Not weaving, but it's a fun way to spend the evening.