Category Archives: class/workshop

batik painting

Last month, I took a class in batik painting at Jadi Batik Gallery, a handicraft center in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The gallery is located in a busy street, where it is easily accessible to an array of fine dining and shopping for both … Continue reading

Posted in class/workshop | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

hooked on felt

Recently I took a workshop in making felted sculpture from Andrea Graham, a renowned fiber artist in contemporary art and media. When I found out that she is teaching at Opulent Fiber, I signed up for two of her workshops. The workshops covered techniques on … Continue reading

Posted in class/workshop, felting, hand crafted jewelry | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

the 3 F’s

Recently, I was in a workshop with Pamela MacGregor in Portland. In that workshop I learned to make several interesting surface textures with wool felt and roving. It was a fun 3-day class of soaping, rubbing, and rolling! At the end … Continue reading

Posted in class/workshop, felting | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

hat felting workshop

I’d just finished taking a hat felting class with the accomplished fiber artist, Judith Colvin from Montana. She is a wonderful teacher for someone like me who is a beginner in felting. She is patience and generous in sharing her experiences and notes with us … Continue reading

Posted in class/workshop, felting, wearable art | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments