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Upcoming Events and Workshops

  • Tuffet Stool with Sheryl Hilash
    Tuffet Stool with Sheryl Hilash
    Sat, Jun 22
    Edmonton
    Jun 22, 2024, 9:30 a.m. – Jun 23, 2024, 4:30 p.m.
    Edmonton, 10554 110 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5H 3C5, Canada
    Each student will make at least one fully completed tuffet in the two-day class.
  • Mosaic Wallhanging with Anita Armstrong
    Mosaic Wallhanging with Anita Armstrong
    Sun, Jul 07
    Edmonton
    Jul 07, 2024, 9:00 a.m. – Jul 13, 2024, 4:00 p.m.
    Edmonton, 10554 110 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5H 3C5, Canada
    Inspired by the intricate beauty of tile mosaics, a Mosaic Quilt is created by applying tiny square pieces of fabric to create the image. In this class you will create a 12 X 16 mosaic Wall-hanging.
  • Abstract Prairie Landscape with Holly Kingdon
    Abstract Prairie Landscape with Holly Kingdon
    Sat, Jul 27
    Edmonton
    Jul 27, 2024, 9:30 a.m. – Jul 28, 2024, 4:30 p.m.
    Edmonton, 10554 110 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5H 3C5, Canada
    Drawing inspiration from the landscape we live among, we will work with blocks of colour, textures and various rug hooking techniques to create vibrant prairie scenes.
  • Making Felt Yardage for Sewing a Coat with Chris Liszak
    Making Felt Yardage for Sewing a Coat with Chris Liszak
    Thu, Aug 08
    Providence Renewal Center, Edmonton
    Aug 08, 2024, 9:30 a.m. – Aug 11, 2024, 4:30 p.m.
    Providence Renewal Center, Edmonton, 3005 119 St NW, Edmonton, AB T6J 5R5, Canada
    Three days of creating large sheets of finished felt which will then be cut using commercial patterns and sewn to create the finished coat.
  • Making Felt Yardage for Sewing a Coat with Chris Liszak
    Making Felt Yardage for Sewing a Coat with Chris Liszak
    Wed, Aug 14
    Providence Renewal Centre, Edmonton
    Aug 14, 2024, 9:30 a.m. – Aug 17, 2024, 4:30 p.m.
    Providence Renewal Centre, Edmonton, 3005 119 St NW, Edmonton, AB T6J 5R5, Canada
    Three days of creating large sheets of finished felt which will then be cut using commercial patterns and sewn to create the finished coat.
  • Fabric Post Card Design & Construction  with Deborah Giles
    Fabric Post Card Design & Construction  with Deborah Giles
    Sat, Aug 24
    Edmonton
    Aug 24, 2024, 9:00 a.m. – Aug 25, 2024, 4:00 p.m.
    Edmonton, 10554 110 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5H 3C5, Canada
    Fabric postcards are a fun and flexible format for experimenting with fibre art techniques in a quick-to-create, usable, shareable end result.
  • Fabric Portraits with Krista Zeghers
    Fabric Portraits with Krista Zeghers
    Wed, Sep 04
    Providence Renewal Centre
    Sep 04, 2024, 9:00 a.m. – Sep 08, 2024, 4:00 p.m.
    Providence Renewal Centre, 3005 119 St NW, Edmonton, AB T6J 6C1, Canada
    Have you ever seen a photograph and said to yourself, “I would love to make that into a fabric wall hanging”.
  • Flower Pounding with Krista Zeghers
    Flower Pounding with Krista Zeghers
    Sat, Sep 07
    Providence Renewal Centre
    Sep 07, 2024, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    Providence Renewal Centre, 3005 119 St NW, Edmonton, AB T6J 6C1, Canada
    Have you ever looked at those beautifully colored flowers and wondered how to capture their beauty? In this class we will use fresh flowers and light-colored fabrics to create new images on fabric.
  • Ice Dyeing with Krista Zeghers
    Ice Dyeing with Krista Zeghers
    Sat, Sep 07
    Providence Renewal Centre
    Sep 07, 2024, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Providence Renewal Centre, 3005 119 St NW, Edmonton, AB T6J 6C1, Canada
    Ice dyeing is the art of placing ice cubes on top of fabric, then adding liquid dye on top of the ice, letting the melting process dictate how the dye splits, bleeds, and ultimately strikes the fabric.
  • PET PORTRAITS  with Anne Mathers
    PET PORTRAITS  with Anne Mathers
    Sat, Sep 28
    Providence Renewal Centre
    Sep 28, 2024, 9:30 a.m. – Sep 30, 2024, 4:30 p.m.
    Providence Renewal Centre, 3005 119 St NW, Edmonton, AB T6J 6C1, Canada
    So, you have the perfect photograph of your dog or cat that captures their personality to a tee and you’ve decided you want to make your first quilted pet portrait collage. That’s great, but now what?
  • Mini Scapes with Susan Jensen
    Mini Scapes with Susan Jensen
    Thu, Oct 03
    Providence Renewal Centre
    Oct 03, 2024, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Providence Renewal Centre, 3005 119 St NW, Edmonton, AB T6J 6C1, Canada
    This workshop is a great introduction to landscapes, using a variety of techniques and methods.
  • Paint, Ink, Dye Your Own Fabrics with Susan Jensen
    Paint, Ink, Dye Your Own Fabrics with Susan Jensen
    Fri, Oct 04
    Providence Renewal Centre
    Oct 04, 2024, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Providence Renewal Centre, 3005 119 St NW, Edmonton, AB T6J 6C1, Canada
    Nothing is more satisfying than using your own fabrics for your landscapes art pieces!
  • Wisteria Walled Garden  with Susan Jensen
    Wisteria Walled Garden  with Susan Jensen
    Sat, Oct 05
    Providence Renewal Centre Room 289
    Oct 05, 2024, 9:30 a.m. – Oct 06, 2024, 4:00 p.m.
    Providence Renewal Centre Room 289, 3005 119 St NW, Edmonton, AB T6J 6C1, Canada
    In this class we create beautiful landscape fibre art pieces to give you the confidence to continue onto your own designs.

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