Events

Felted Fissures Vessels

  • May 26, 2018 at 1:00 pm
  • HeartFelt Silks

Give your vessels even more dimension by adding cracks, fissures, and splits in the wool surface. Learn how to use resists and multiple layers of wool roving to achieve this …

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MLH 2018 Workshops

  • June 8, 2018 - June 10, 2018 at 10:00 am
  • Hope College

Create an original felted Ruana Shawl using wet felting techniques. Robbin of HeartFelt Silks will show the process of using silk fabric, merino roving and silk embellishment fibers and also …

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Intro to Upwolfing

  • June 30, 2018 at 1:00 pm
  • HeartFelt Silks

Discover the innovative UPWOLFING felting technique invented by Irene Van Der Wolf. Learn the basics by experimenting with a small UPWOLFING mat and merino wool prefelt. Add soapy water and …

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Eco/Botanical Printing & Indigo

  • July 28, 2018 at 10:30 am
  • HeartFelt Silks

Indigo can produce many variations of blue. But did you know that pairing it with different mordants and modifiers it can also produce greens and greys? Learn how to prepare …

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Botanical Transfer Printing on Handmade Felt

  • August 10, 2018 - August 11, 2018 at 10:30 am
  • HeartFelt Silks

Combine felting and surface design techniques to make a multi-functional table runner or piece of fiber art for your wall. The first day of class students will use merino prefelt, …

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