Design

Crochet Club

Mondays, Jan. 8 – March 5 (6 classes*)

*No class Jan. 1, 15, 22 and Feb 19

Teaching Artist: Ben Pyles

Open To: All Experience Levels

Winter is here, and it’s time for everyone to get bundled up. Keep yourself warm by learning how to crochet your own scarves, hats, and even sweaters! We will be working with both synthetic and natural yarns, and showing you how to dye your yarn whatever color you want. With the holidays around the corner, this class is a great opportunity to learn a new skill, and you’ll be able to make plenty of homemade presents for your friends and family.

 

What A Relief! Block Printing

Tuesdays, Jan. 2–March 6 (9 classes*)

*No class Jan. 23

Teaching Artist: Ceci Ebitz

Open To: All Experience Levels

Try your hand at the art of relief printing! In this class, you will learn to carve linoleum blocks into reusable printing plates. Each student will make multiple editions of one-color and two-color prints based on hand-drawn designs. Use your plate to print cards, patches, or patterned fabric as well.

 

Hot Off the Press

Wednesdays, Jan. 3 – March 7 (10 classes)

Teaching Artist: Ben Pyles

Open To: All Experience Levels

Everyone’s favorite process is coming back with a vengeance! Not only will we be designing and printing a ton of hand-drawn T-shirts, but we’ll also be using our heat press to add all kinds of pizzazz to your designs. Students will learn the entire process of screen printing as well as how to add metallic and shiny foils to their shirts. We will also be experimenting with adding fancy vinyl transfers to shirts—a first for our studio—so don’t miss out!

 

Batik Fabric Art

Thursdays, Jan. 4 – March 8 (10 classes)

Teaching Artist: Ceci Ebitz

Open To: All Experience Levels

Make a one-of-a-kind pillow or work of soft sculpture using the exciting technique of batik, wax-resist dyeing. In this class, you will experiment with layering wax and dye to create beautiful illustrations on fabric. Take your batik designs to the next level with hand embroidery and appliqué techniques. Sew your fabric art into cozy pillows or clothing patches.