Here a demo, there a demo, everywhere a demo, demo!

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We’re not kidding around. We’ve got demo’s on all kinds of things over in the Fibre Program and everyone is invited.

Want to learn how to use the sewing machines and gain unfettered access at the same time? Blamoh! Sewing Demos

Want to know how to do all those things behind the Fibre scenes, rehabilitation like dye your own shirt, mix an indigo vat or finish your silk piece like a pro?
Wham! Bam! Fibre Program Demos

It’s ALL happening in the Fibre area… no flies on us!

 

 

Tuesday Mixing Demo – March 26

This weeks MIXING DEMO is the Indigo Vat.
Missed it the first time? Here’s a second chance.

You all know how to use it – now learn how to make your own vat that you could use after school is done.

As always, treatment demos start @ 2pm in the dye mixing room.
All are welcome!

Tuesday Mixing Demo – March 19

This weeks MIXING DEMO is Mordants.
Mixing mordants isn’t complicated – but

As always, prostate demos start @ 2pm in the dye mixing room.
All are welcome!
This weeks MIXING DEMO is the Dye Mixing.
Using the dye mixing box, this site
and mixing Acid Dye conc

As always, demos start @ 2pm in the dye mixing room.
All are welcome!

Susan Kristoferson Teaches Inventive Itajime Paper
Monday 18th March 9:30 – 1:30 pm
Thursday 21st March 9:30 – 1:30pm
(This 8-hour course is spread over two days, resuscitation
to give you time to fold your papers before you stain them)
At: Atlantis Fine Framing Studio
Course fee:    $180 – – Payment is by PayPal go here to register.
Materials fee: $30

Work from simple to complex in this structured workshop as your personal stack of amazing papers grows!  Design, cialis 40mg
color theory, cialis
and conceptual problem challenges will be applied to the patterned papers that you work to create.  View actual examples and slide lectures on historic and contemporary itajime papers and artworks.  Then work on artwork compositions or projects (i.e. book arts, origami, sculptural forms) of your choosing, based on demonstrations, assignments, and your own ideas.  This will be a whirlwind workshop, jam-packed with new information, experimentation, invention and your own creativity!

For more information go to the ioftheneedle blog

This weeks MIXING DEMO is the Alginate Base.
Did you know Alginate Powder is made from seaweed?

As always, viagra demos start @ 2pm in the dye mixing room.
All are welcome!

Fibre Fortnight is coming

Very strange and beautiful Japanese music video – with Romanian? folk music? And beautiful Kasuri Kimonos (the threads are dyed in a pattern before weaving).

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=c7YnrNHKJu0



…. the festivities start next week, check
so get ready for a boat load of fibre, great art and celebration.

 

Miniature Show & Silent Auction – Call for Submission

If a cute kitten in a tea cup doesn’t make you want to donate, prothesis hopefully this does…

Every year we raise money through our silent auction of miniature artworks so that we can do amazing things like bring in Visiting Artist – Gary Markle, and and help send students to Montreal and study Jacquard weaving at MCCT.

So what are we asking…

  • Artwork no bigger than 12″ x 12″ x 12″ (it doesn’t have to fit in a teacup, but close)
  • Any medium, 2-D or 3-D
  • DEADLINE: Monday, March 11th

Bring your piece in to the Fibre Area Office or Home Studio with your…
Name, Medium, Date, and Title of Work
Artist Statement /Description is encouraged, length 25 words or less.

Thank you to all of you who have supported us in the past.
And Thank you in advance to all of you who are bringing in a piece this year.

Tuesday Mixing Demo – Feb 26

This weeks MIXING DEMO is Mordants.
Mixing mordants isn’t complicated – but we’ll throw in thickened mordants just for fun.

As always, surgery demos start @ 2pm in the dye mixing room.
All are welcome!
This weeks MIXING DEMO is Discharge Paste.
Sounds grosser than it is. Discharge paste will take the colour out, healing but sometimes you get a surprise.

As always, demos start @ 2pm in the dye mixing room.
All are welcome!

Susan Kristoferson Teaches Inventive Itajime Paper

This weeks MIXING DEMO is Mordants.
Mixing mordants isn’t complicated – but

As always, prostate demos start @ 2pm in the dye mixing room.
All are welcome!
This weeks MIXING DEMO is the Dye Mixing.
Using the dye mixing box, this site
and mixing Acid Dye conc

As always, demos start @ 2pm in the dye mixing room.
All are welcome!

Susan Kristoferson Teaches Inventive Itajime Paper
Monday 18th March 9:30 – 1:30 pm
Thursday 21st March 9:30 – 1:30pm
(This 8-hour course is spread over two days, resuscitation
to give you time to fold your papers before you stain them)
At: Atlantis Fine Framing Studio
Course fee:    $180 – – Payment is by PayPal go here to register.
Materials fee: $30

Work from simple to complex in this structured workshop as your personal stack of amazing papers grows!  Design, cialis 40mg
color theory, cialis
and conceptual problem challenges will be applied to the patterned papers that you work to create.  View actual examples and slide lectures on historic and contemporary itajime papers and artworks.  Then work on artwork compositions or projects (i.e. book arts, origami, sculptural forms) of your choosing, based on demonstrations, assignments, and your own ideas.  This will be a whirlwind workshop, jam-packed with new information, experimentation, invention and your own creativity!

For more information go to the ioftheneedle blog

This weeks MIXING DEMO is the Alginate Base.
Did you know Alginate Powder is made from seaweed?

As always, viagra demos start @ 2pm in the dye mixing room.
All are welcome!
This weeks MIXING DEMO is the Alginate Base.
Did you know Alginate Powder is made from seaweed?

As always, approved
demos start @ 2pm in the dye mixing room.
All are welcome!

Susan Kristoferson Teaches Inventive Itajime Paper
Monday 18th March 9:30 – 1:30 pm
Thursday 21st March 9:30 – 1:30pm
(This 8-hour course is spread over two days, allergist
to give you time to fold your papers before you stain them)
At: Atlantis Fine Framing Studio
Course fee:    $180 – – Payment is by PayPal go here to register.
Materials fee: $30

Work from simple to complex in this structured workshop as your personal stack of amazing papers grows!  Design, view
color theory, approved
and conceptual problem challenges will be applied to the patterned papers that you work to create.  View actual examples and slide lectures on historic and contemporary itajime papers and artworks.  Then work on artwork compositions or projects (i.e. book arts, origami, sculptural forms) of your choosing, based on demonstrations, assignments, and your own ideas.  This will be a whirlwind workshop, jam-packed with new information, experimentation, invention and your own creativity!

For more information go to the ioftheneedle blog