Summer 2020 Workshops

BASKETRY- with Judith Saunders

August 12 – 13, 9 am – 5 pm

August 14, 9 am – 1 pm

The Highland Center Pavilion

Monterey, VA

Create baskets using a variety of materials and techniques suited to your individual interests and experience level while you explore new designs. Choose to spend the workshop creating one larger more involved basket or you may choose to create several smaller baskets. The choice will be yours.

Experience Level: This workshop is limited to weavers with some basket experience.

Tools will be provided or you can bring your own. The most important items for you to bring are enthusiasm and willingness to experiment

 

​Course Cost: $150 Materials Fee $50

Ecoprinting on Silk Workshop- with Theresa Brown

August 6 & 7, 9 am – 5 pm

Mill Alley Fiber Studio

Monterey, VA :

Learn the art of collecting of Nature’s plants, leaves and flowers and through a natural steaming process, imprinting them onto the fabric to create colors, designs and faux textures.

 

Natural pieces are the actual colors released by the tannin in the plant on that day.  Those Colors vary with the plant, time of day, moon cycles, weather patterns and seasons of the year. 


Experience Level: This workshop is open to students of all levels

 

Course Cost: $150 Materials Fee $25

Cell Phone Photography Workshop- with Elizabeth Larson

August 21st

On-line

On-A

Learn the best way to take photos with your cell phone through on-line instruction with a professional photographer. Elizabeth will lead participants through techniques in lighting, perspective, filters, and apps to use to enhance images.

 

Following the initial instruction on line, participants will be given “assignments” and will submit their images to her for critique and suggestions for improvement.


Experience Level: This workshop is open to students of all levels
 

Course Cost: $150 

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