Pleasant Mountain Fiber Arts Workshop, June 21-23

Natural Dyes & Iron pots smThis is a three day weekend of fiber workshops in the beautiful Lakes Region of Western Maine. Here’s an overview of the selections:

Bookmaking: Buttonhole Books, Three Books – Intro to Bookbinding

Doll Making: Bunting Dolls, Fiber & Folk Art Dolls, Folk Dolls

Dyeing:  Dyeing

Felting: Nuno Felted Scarf, Cobweb Felted Scarf, Three Little Bears, Malleable Felted Bowl, Jelly Roll Trivet, Pin Up Pup and Friends

Fiber Processing: Carding Textured Art Batts

Hooking: Locker Hooking, Rug Hooking, Punch Needle Miniature Hooked RugsKnitting: Twined Knitting, Twisted Stitches of Austria, Introduction to Fair Isle, Friendship Slippers – Knitted & Fulled Clogs, Leftie Scarf; Log Cabin – Go Crazy!

Spinning: Beginning Spinning, Mixing Fibers & Colors at the Wheel, Plying Singles, Spinning Textured Art Yarns; Working with Angora

Weaving: Weavette, Inkle Weaving, Lucet Braiding
 Mixed Media, Basket Making, Tapestry Weaving

Other: Wool Jewelry, Wild Fabric Scrap Carpets, Photographing Your Work

Click here for more information on workshops and to register.

Workshops will be held at the Brownfield Community Center, 90 Main Street, Brownfield, ME 04010.

And if you can’t make it to Maine this weekend, see our Fiber Events Map to find out what’s happening with fiber near you.

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