Leigh Art Trail 2019

Leigh-on-Sea, Essex

Leigh Art Trail is a week long event showcasing the work of local contemporary artists and designers, in shops and studios around Leigh-on-Sea, Essex. As a member of the Art Trail (Ruth Rotherham, Sea of Felt) I will be displaying my felt artwork in Venue 26 - see website for full details (http://www.leigharttrail.com) or on […]

Free

Form and Fiber

Montezuma Lodge 431 Paseo de Peralta, Santa Fe, NM

New Mexico’s tradition in Fiber Arts is extensive, embracing Native, Hispanic and Anglo Fiber Arts legacies. The featured artists at Form & Fiber are masters of their skill and enthusiastic to share their passion with you. Come and browse the colorful displays, feel the rich textures and meet the artists who have spent countless hours […]

Free

The 2019 Taos Wool Festival

Kit Carson Park Paseo Pueblo del Norte & Civic Plaza Dr., Taos, NM

An Outstanding regional wool market featuring Juried Artists, Crafters and Vendors offering their wool, fiber, yarns, fiber arts-related tools and equipment as well as finished items and other artistic, fiber creations. At the festival you'll find ... Fiber Critter Corner that includes live sheep, alpacas, goats, angora rabbits, and more. Demonstrations of spinning, dyeing, shearing […]

Free

Knitting and Stitching Show

Alexandra Palace, Wood Green London N22

Region 4 will have a stand at the show to represent the IFA. Find us at CV 23 in the Creative Village area just off the main hall. All members are invited to volunteer to help, Contact Cathy Unwin for details.

Fall Fiber Fiesta 2019

Scottish Rite Temple 463 Paseo De Peralta, Santa Fe, NM

Fall Fiber Fiesta 2019, one of Santa Fe’s premier fiber arts markets, opens Friday, November 22 at the Scottish Rite Temple (463 Paseo De Peralta, Santa Fe) with a ticketed Artists' Reception. The Fall Fiber Fiesta presented by the Española Fiber Arts Center (EVFAC) opens with free admission on Saturday and Sunday November 23 and […]

Introduction to Mordanting for Wool

Triangle Community Garden Pavilion Ransoms Recreation Ground Allotments, Nightingale Road, Hitchin, Hertfordshire

This is a day for beginners eager to explore the use of alum for plant dyeing wool. We will work with fleece, prepared wool tops, yarn, pre-felt and woollen fabric. You will learn how to prepare woollen materials for mordanting and protect them from felting whilst still achieveing a good even colour. The day will […]

£75

East Hungary Felt Tour with Flóra Carlile-Kovács

In the East-Hungary Felt Tour, we'll meet up in Budapest, and will visit small towns of the East side of the country like Nádudvar, Kecskemét and Gödöllő, and take a trip to the world heritage site, Hortobágy. We'll also visit the museum and workshop of the last Hungarian hat maker in Balmazújváros. Other events, festivities, […]

Workshop in a Wallet – Fun with Felt Flowers at Home – bell flower

at home

Coronavirus lock-down? This is a single-flower at-home version of my popular Fun with Felt Flowers workshop. This is a workshop for beginners or improvers and also suitable for children over 8 years old with parental supervision. I have included illustrated instructions, fibres and all the materials you will need to make a bell-shaped flower brooch, […]

£20

Workshop in a Wallet – Fun with Felt Flowers at Home – double petal flower

at home

This is a single-flower at-home version of my popular Fun with Felt Flowers workshop but to make just a double-petal flower. This is a workshop for beginners or improvers and also suitable for children over 8 years old with parental supervision. I have included illustrated instructions, fibres and all the materials you will need to […]

£20

Workshop in a Wallet – Gone to Seed at Home

at home

Locked-down at home? This is an at-home version of my popular Gone to Seed workshop, suitable for beginners or improvers and also for children over 8 years old with parental supervision. I have included illustrated instructions, fibres and all the materials you will need to make a pretty seedpod with seed, tendrils and leaves - […]

£35