Archive for February, 2015

SARA LAMB Workshops were Great!!

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Nationally known fiber artist Sara Lamb came to Tucson and presented 2 workshops-one on SPINNING SILK and the other one on SPINNING TO WEAVE. She was a wonderful teacher and everyone loved her. Part of the fun was admiring the colorful items that she has created. How can one person spin, dye and weave so […]

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The Magic of Boxes” (2 days) April 8 and 9, 2015 is now FULL!

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                   Workshop:  The Magic of Boxes  Instructor:  Curt Dornberg Date:  Wednesday and Thursday, April 8 and 9, 2015 Location:  Mini-Time Museum, Tucson Time:  9am – 4pm Cost:  Members*: $98;  Nonmembers: $143 *Supported by the Esther Hughes Memorial Fund Materials Fee:  $20 payable to Instructor Level:  All Maximum # of students:  9  Workshop Description:  Boxes are […]

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Felting 101 Plus

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In this class you will get a solid grounding in the basics of good wet felting technique. It’s not sewing. It’s not knitting. It’s not weaving. So…what is it? How does the magic actually happen? You’ll discover how, why, and when those fibers actually do the amazing trick of transforming themselves into real FELT! Fee:  […]

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Natural Dye Workshop with Ric Rao in February

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The class meets from 9 AM – 4 PM (1 hour for lunch) on Saturday February 28 at Kiwi Knitting. Dye your own yarn & fiber right from the garden & desert. Ric Rao will be here with 10 natural dye pots, all the necessary equipment, and samples of alpaca, cotton, mohair, silk, & wool to teach […]

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FREE SPRANG PRESENTATION by Carol James in February

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Carol James will be in town to recreate an ancient shirt that is now in the collection of the Arizona State Museum.  As part of her program, she will be working on the shirt in the lobby of the State Museum (U of A campus) and giving a public lecture on the recreation of the […]

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2 Great Natural Printing Workshops in April 2015

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Workshop#1  Intensive Two Day Natural Printing Workshop  Nicola Brown from Ireland will be presenting this workshop on NATURAL PRINTING (www.clasheen.com). During this intensive two-day workshop, participants will explore the fascinating and exciting art of printing on protein based fabric and paper using natural materials from the hedgerow, kitchen and garden! Using simple, easy to find […]

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The THSG Library is OPEN on Wednesday!

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Come on over to the Guild’s Library. GREAT FIBER ARTS Books & Magazines!! Library Hours: 10AM-1PM  

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THSG Library is OPEN on Friday!

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THSG members are invited to visit our wonderful and extensive library. Friday Hours : 10AM-1PM      

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