One of a Kind Wet Felted Scarf

February 11th 2017 9am - 4pm

Fredericton, NB

Hosted by: Edventures + Frostival

Instructor: Anna Mathis

Where: The New Brunswick College of Craft and Design

This 1-day workshop will be jam packed with technique and texture, get ready to explore basic felting techniques using hand dyed merino wool, silky locks and sparkly yarns. Felt fabulous fringe with fantastic drape and create your own one-of-a-kind wearable art scarf! Part of Fredericton Frostival!

$95 (materials and HST included),

For more information or to register go to: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/one-of-a-kind-wet-felted-scarf-tickets-29701362575 

Fabulous Felted Wearable Art: An Introduction to Wet Felting

February 15th – April 5th 2017

Fredericton, NB

7 weeks Wednesdays 6 pm – 9pm

Hosted by: LEAP

Instructor: Anna Mathis

Where: The New Brunswick College of Craft and Design

 

Are you ready to make one-of-a-kind pieces of wearable art? Get ready to be sudsy and soapy while using wool, silk and a variety of fabrics to create your own unique hand felted scarves, dyed wools, bracelets and more! This course is a great introduction to the world of felting with fun explorations of colour, texture, fibers and advanced felting techniques. You build a resource bank of techniques and final products. Applying loose weave fabrics as well as Nuno felting with silk are sure to attract you to this amazing offering by the talented Anna Mathis.

$175 + HST (Materials approximately $60) 

For more information on other LEAP please visit http://nbccd.ca/programs/other/ and to register

call or drop in to NBCCD (506) 453-2374 today!

Felted 3D Vessels

February 18th 2017, 12pm - 4pm

Saint John, NB

Hosted by: Good Fibrations

Instructor: Anna Mathis

Where: Good Fibrations Studio

Spend the afternoon sculpting, shaping and designing a one-of-a-kind wet felted vessel! Using hand dyed sheep’s wool, soap, water and elbow grease, we will learn fun and creative ways to design with felt. We will be learning about resists, experimenting with colour, and felting in the round. This class will be jam packed with designing, sampling and creating extravagant and unique vessels. Participants will complete a unique vessel using resists, hand dyed wool, and wet felting techniques. 

 

$45 +HST (Materials $20)

Please contact Good Fibrations at 506-608-3650 to register.

 

Fancy Felted Fingerless Gloves

March 4th 2017, 11am - 3pm

Saint John, NB

Hosted by: Good Fibrations

Instructor: Anna Mathis

Where: Good Fibrations Studio

In this workshop we will be using wool, hot water and elbow grease to create fancy felted fingerless gloves! This class explores the use of resists, how to create designs with soft felt, and combines dyed wools and silks to create a custom pair for you to wear and keep your hands warm everywhere! Participants will complete a unique pair of fingerless gloves using a variety of hand dyed wool, and wet felting techniques.

 

$45 +HST (Materials $20)

Please contact Good Fibrations at 506-608-3650 to register.

 

 

Rigid Heddle Weaving Basics

March 18th + 25th 2017

Fredericton, NB

2 weeks 9 pm – 4pm

Hosted by: LEAP

Instructor: Anna Mathis

Where: The New Brunswick College of Craft and Design


Have you ever wanted to learn how to weave? In this two-day workshop you will be experiencing this historic craft first hand by designing, setting up a rigid heddle loom and creating a personalized hand woven scarf! Looms and tools will be provided for this weaving introduction. Come inside and beat the winter blues in this two day workshop!

$110 + HST (Materials approximately $45) 

For more information on other LEAP please visit http://nbccd.ca/programs/other/ and to register

call or drop in to NBCCD (506) 453-2374 today!

 

 

Woven Wall Hanging

April 8th 2017 12pm – 4pm

Sussex, NB

Hosted by: Legacy Lane Fibre Mill

Instructor: Anna Mathis

Where: Legacy Lane Fibre Mill

 

It doesn’t always take an entire loom to weave a masterpiece! In this workshop we will be exploring off loom weaving by creating a one of a kind woven wall hanging. Participants will be trying their hands at different tapestry techniques. We will be combining colour and texture for an afternoon of fiberliscious fun!

 

TBA

To register please call Legacy Lane at 1-506-433-5604

 

Woven Wall Hanging

April 9th 2017 11pm – 3pm

Sussex, NB

Hosted by: Legacy Lane Fibre Mill

Instructor: Anna Mathis

Where: Legacy Lane Fibre Mill

 

It doesn’t always take an entire loom to weave a masterpiece! In this workshop we will be exploring off loom weaving by creating a one of a kind woven wall hanging. Participants will be trying their hands at different tapestry techniques. We will be combining colour and texture for an afternoon of fiberliscious fun!

 

TBA

To register please call Legacy Lane at 1-506-433-5604

 

Felted 3D Vessels

April 23rd 2017 1pm – 5pm

Cambridge Narrows, NB

Hosted by: Norwood on the Washedomoak Bed and Breakfast + Ploome Fiber Arts

Instructor: Anna Mathis

Where: Norwood on the Washedomoak Bed and Breakfast

Spend the afternoon sculpting, shaping and designing a one-of-a-kind wet felted vessel! Using hand dyed sheep’s wool, soap, water and elbow grease, we will learn fun and creative ways to design with felt. We will be learning about resists, experimenting with colour, and felting in the round. This class will be jam packed with designing, sampling and creating extravagant and unique vessels. Participants will complete a unique vessel using resists, hand dyed wool, and wet felting techniques. There will also be many traditional tasty treats provided by the Bed and Breakfast!

 

$45 (Materials $20)

To register please email ploomefiberarts@gmail.com

Interested in organizing a workshop in your area? I am willing to travel! Send me an email we can talk about workshop topics, prices and minimum number of participants required.

 

Looking forward to working with you,

Anna