Studio Arts: Fiber Arts Classes
Laundry to Legacy Marathon: Repurposing Treasured Garments Into Memory Quilts

Spend a day learning how to create your own small T-shirt quilt. Some sewing experience and familiarity with your own sewing machine and the rotary cutter is helpful.

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
A Nuno-Felted Scarf Workshop

The nuno process, which bonds wool to other fabrics, creates lightweight, drapeable felt ideal for clothing and accessories. Learn this unique and versatile technique as you create a one-of-a-kind scarf.

Sunday, October 29, 2017 - 10:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
The Inspirational Quilts of Gee’s Bend

Explore the cultural history behind the vivid abstract quilts made in this distinctive rural Alabama community for generations, and try your hand at a quilting project in the Gee’s Bend spirit.

Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Quilters’ Toolbox
2-Session Weekend Course

Are you ready to design your own quilt? Do you want to brush up your skills? This hands-on class lets you practice some fundamental techniques that will help you create the quilts you want.

Sunday, November 12 and 19, 2017 – 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Knitting Mittens and Gloves

This workshop focuses on the skills you need to make mittens and gloves, just in time for the holidays. Knitters learn knitting in the round; increases; using markers, using holders and counters; and how to knit thumbs and fingers. Various knitting techniques for decoration and design are discussed.

Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Needle Felting for the Holidays: Elves and Ornaments

Add some handcrafted accents to the season by making a sprightly “elf-on-a-shelf” and an ornament of your own design as you explore the basics of sculpting, embellishing, and painting with a felting needle. 

Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.