Adult Fiber Classes

Artist taking an online art class

5554 Fabric Art
Instructor: Traci Zaretzka
Mondays, 12:30–3 PM
Want to work with fabric, but don’t want to sew? Fabric can be used for much more than just sewing! In this course, you will learn about quilts, landscapes, and still lifes, as well as basic art principles such as composition, pattern, and even art history. Students will create nine fabric collages; no sewing required.
5554 5 sessions: 2/20–3/20
Tuition: member $175, non-member $195
Materials fee: $21

5594 Felted Art: Needle Felting in 2D & 3D
Instructor: Martha McDonald
Wednesdays, 9:30 AM–12 PM
Needle felting is a fun fiber technique that is easy to learn and full of possibilities. Through demonstrations and step-by-step instruction, students will learn how to transform colorful wool roving into beautiful, tactile felted images and objects. Techniques covered will include how to form basic shapes, layering colors, adding details, and more. Our class will create landscapes, abstract works, and sculptural 3D pieces, as well as incorporate found objects and upcycled woolens. Individual designs are encouraged and will allow for the creation of truly one-of-a-kind pieces of felted art.
5594 5 sessions: 2/22–3/22
Tuition: member $175, non-member $195
Materials fee: $30