Macrame Wall Hangings at Take Care, Washington D.C.
Oct
28
1:30pm 1:30pm

Macrame Wall Hangings at Take Care, Washington D.C.

Join fiber artist Sara Banner of The Forest Fern, for this three-hour project class at the beautiful Take Care in Georgetown to learn how to create your own medium modern macrame wall hanging! Sara will lead the class through an exploration of different rope weights, combining and arranging classic macrame knots to create texture, pattern and layers while keeping the overall vision modern and simple. 

This class is appropriate for beginner or intermediate level students, all materials provided. Additional resources to continue the learning process will be provided to all students after the class. 

Click HERE to register for this class.

Sara's work is featured at Take Care and you can also see more of her work at www.theforestfern.com or on Instagram @the_forestfern. Since opening in 2016, Sara's pieces have been featured in Koel Magazine, Remodelista.com, The Glitter Guide and more.

Photo credits: Erin Engleston 

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Modern Textural Weaving at The Millworks, Harrisburg PA
Nov
11
10:00am10:00am

Modern Textural Weaving at The Millworks, Harrisburg PA

We will use this three hour class to learn the basics of frame loom weaving with modern acrylic lap looms by Sonora Handmade. From warping your loom to finishing your weave, you will learn all of the skills needed to create a small woven tapestry. With a focus on creating texture, we will use different techniques to add visual interest including, but not limited to, tabby weave, rya knots, shag, loops, Soumak stitch and weaving with roving. This class is appropriate for beginners. 

Class fee includes an acrylic lap loom and set of weaving tools by Sonora Handmade, including our custom Sonora Handmade + The Forest Fern weaving needle, and a full selection of fibers. 

Refreshments will be provided by The Millworks including coffee, tea and an assortment of morning pastries as part of your class fee. 

Click HERE to register for this class. NO REFUNDS.

$100 per person plus $50 material fee (material fee due at the time of the class directly to The Forest Fern)

You can learn more about Sara and her textile art at www.theforestfern.com or on Instagram @the_forestfern

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he Art of Spoon Carving with Nicole Cole of Vestige Home
Nov
11
3:00pm 3:00pm

he Art of Spoon Carving with Nicole Cole of Vestige Home

Join my friend Nicole of Vestige Home for an afternoon of craft and good company and learn the art of carving a spoon from various woods in the beautiful and historic Millworks located in the Midtown area of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. 

You will learn the basic skills need to carve a spoon and leave with your very own handmade creation as well as our small batch wood oil to take home.  

Class includes all tools and supplies to make one spoon. Sandpaper and a small batch of wood oil will be your gift to take home along with your finished spoon.  Resources for continuing your spoon carving practice beyond the class will be provided as well.

Refreshments will be provided by The Millworks including beverages and locally-sourced Charcuterie.

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$75 class fee  plus $25 material fee (material fee due at the time of the class directly to Vestige Home)

You can learn more about Nicole and her work at www.vestige-home.com or on Instagram @vestigehome

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