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Shaker Stool Weaving

In this course student will weave a small stool seat in the classic tradition of the Shakers. Class includes lecture on Shakers and their crafts that inspired a craftmen for generations. Students w…

Japanese Braiding for the Takadai and Marudai

Japanese Braiding on the Marudai and Takadai – with Rodrick Owen and Terry Flynn

Japanese braids range from simple and rhythmic to work to complex a…

Temari 101

Come explore the ancient Japanese art of temari—beautiful embroidered balls. Students begin with a prepared ball and dive immediately into the fun of creating geometric designs with pearl cotton …

Eco Printing on Cloth and Paper

Explore the hidden shapes and colors that can be extracted from plants through the process of eco printing. This contemporary form of natural dyeing will make you look at your yard and garden in an…

Temari 201

Are you ready to take your temari skills to the next level? In this class students will learn how to mark the two most popular divisions for intermediate patterns: the Compound 8 and the Compound 1…

Tatted Edges

Memories of a long practiced craft of tatting come to life in this intro to tatting class. Join Karen as she guides her students through the process of making decorative tatted edges that can be ap…

Why Knit & Purl, Let's Flax and Swirl!

In this one day class we will explore two of the most popular and visually appealing temari stitches. The flax stitch (Asanoha Kagari) is ofte…

Tatted Jewelry

If you have taken Karen’s intro tatting course or already have some basic knowledge of needle tatting, let’s take it to the next level. Students will be introduced to new techniques and…

Andean Braiding Peru Chile and Bolivia

In this special workshop, students can choose to learn to recreate some of the beautiful finger manipulated flat braids that were made on the south coast of Peru in Pre-Hispanic times or students c…