Textile Classes

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Textile Marbling (June)

Saturday June 04, 2022

Swirling patterns, organic shapes and natural formations: marbling offers a playful,…

3 openings

Summer Color: Natural Dyes of Portland

Sunday June 05, 2022

Come explore the hidden dye plants that dot the urban landscape of Portland, Oregon!

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Punch Needle Rugs (June)

Sunday June 05, 2022

Join us for a 1-day exploration of an early American craft, Punch Needle Rug Hooking,…

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Animal Friendly, Felted Sheepskins at The Croft Farm!

Saturday June 11, 2022

In this workshop, students will visit a working farm, and learn how to create an…

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Animal Friendly, Felted Sheepskins at The Croft Farm! (Sunday)

Sunday June 12, 2022

In this workshop, students will visit a working farm, and learn how to create an…

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Family Indigo Dyeing!

Sunday June 19, 2022

Share the creative magic of indigo and part with beautifully dyed and patterned cotton…

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Katazome Indigo Resist

Saturday June 25, 2022

Katazome is a centuries-old Japanese dyeing technique in which artists create a resist…

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Fresh Leaf Indigo

Saturday July 09, 2022

Calling all you urban indigo growers! Come play with freshly extracted indigo pigment…

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Coastal Color: Natural Dyes of the Oregon Coast (July)

Saturday July 16, 2022

This workshop leads students on a tour of natural colors found in the plants of the…

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Flower Farm Dyes at Sweet Delilah Farm (July)

Saturday July 23, 2022

For plant-dye enthusiasts! Students will be working on-site at Sweet Delilah Farm…

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Coastal Color: Natural Dyes of the Oregon Coast (Aug)

Saturday August 06, 2022

This workshop leads students on a tour of natural colors found in the plants of the…

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Flower Farm Dyes at Sweet Delilah Farm (Aug)

Saturday August 20, 2022

For plant-dye enthusiasts! Students will be working on-site at Sweet Delilah Farm…

11 openings

Screen Printing with Mordants & Natural Dyes

Thursday August 25, 2022

This class is a hands-on, detailed introduction to the techniques and processes needed…

10 openings

Sculptural Felting

Friday September 09, 2022

Columbian textile artist, Maria Lucia Londoño teaches an exploration of surface design,…

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Punch Needle Rugs (Sept)

Saturday September 10, 2022

Join us for a 1-day exploration of an early American craft, Punch Needle Rug Hooking,…

12 openings

Flower Farm Dyes at Sweet Delilah Farm (Sept)

Sunday September 11, 2022

For plant-dye enthusiasts! Students will be working on-site at Sweet Delilah Farm…

11 openings

Braid a Rag Rug! (9am-12pm)

Sunday September 11, 2022

Join textile artist, Elspeth Vance and learn how a few sheets, a sharp pair of scissors,…

9 openings

Braid a Rag Rug! (1pm-4pm)

Sunday September 11, 2022

Join textile artist, Elspeth Vance and learn how a few sheets, a sharp pair of scissors,…

6 openings

Beginning Weaving: 4-Week Intensive (Sept)

Tuesday September 13, 2022

During this evening weaving series, you will learn the basics of weaving on a rigid…

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Animal Friendly, Felted Sheepskins

Saturday September 17, 2022

In this workshop, students will become familiar with the qualities of different types…

11 openings

Fall Color: Natural Dyes of Portland

Sunday September 18, 2022

Join us and learn how to dye with native and invasive dye plants of the Portland,…

12 openings

Japanese Natural Dyes

Friday September 23, 2022

Ai (indigo), beni (safflower), akane (madder), and murasaki (alkanet) are among some…

8 openings

Sashiko Japanese Mending (morning session)

Saturday September 24, 2022

Used for centuries by rural people in Japan to mend and repair clothing, Sashiko…

10 openings

Sashiko Japanese Mending (afternoon session)

Saturday September 24, 2022

Used for centuries by rural people in Japan to mend and repair clothing, Sashiko…

10 openings

Indigo Patterning: Shibori & Resist Methods

Sunday September 25, 2022

In this class, students will gain in-depth experience in textile patterning with…

13 openings

Knit a Raglan Sweater!

Thursday October 13, 2022

The ability to take a few balls of yarn and turn them into a functional, custom-fit…

9 openings

Weekend Weaving Intensive (oct)

Friday October 14, 2022

Join weaver and textile artist Ahnika Wood for a weekend of weaving techniques and…

11 openings

Repeat Pattern Design: Block Printed Textiles

Saturday October 15, 2022

Learn the process of designing a repeat pattern suited for textiles, carving and…

5 openings

Punch Needle Rugs (Oct)

Sunday October 16, 2022

Join us for a 1-day exploration of an early American craft, Punch Needle Rug Hooking,…

6 openings

Visible Mending (Oct)

Friday October 21, 2022

Join Erin in this 3-hour session and learn a beautiful embroidery-style technique…

1 openings

Visible Darning (Oct)

Friday October 21, 2022

Participants in this workshop will learn 3 different ways to darn socks and sweaters…

7 openings

Textile Marbling (Oct)

Sunday October 23, 2022

Swirling patterns, organic shapes and natural formations: marbling offers a playful,…

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Introduction to Tapestry Weaving

Friday October 28, 2022

Amy Belgan will instruct beginning students in the basic techniques of tapestry weaving…

11 openings

Winter Color: Natural Dyes of Portland

Friday November 04, 2022

Come explore the hidden dye plants that dot the urban landscape of Portland, Oregon!

12 openings

Freeform Quilting

Saturday November 05, 2022

Experienced stitchers and beginners alike are invited to join artist and seasoned…

13 openings

Beginning Hand Spinning (9am-12pm)

Sunday November 06, 2022

Connect to the ancient tradition and fundamental textile practice of hand-spinning,…

11 openings

Beginning Hand Spinning (1pm-4pm)

Sunday November 06, 2022

Connect to the ancient tradition and fundamental textile practice of hand-spinning,…

12 openings

Knit a Popcorn Sweater: 4-week Intensive

Wednesday November 09, 2022

Learn the famed bobble stitch and create a cozy, custom-fit sweater under the guidance…

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Machine Tufting

Saturday November 19, 2022

Join us for a 2-day intensive using a tufting machine, allowing the maker to work…

12 openings

Intro to Frame-Loom Weaving (9am-12pm)

Saturday November 19, 2022

Join LA-based artist and instructor Amabelle Aguiluz for this beginner’s workshop…

12 openings

Intro to Frame-Loom Weaving (1pm-4pm)

Saturday November 19, 2022

Join LA-based artist and instructor Amabelle Aguiluz for this beginner’s workshop…

9 openings

Knit Your First Hat! (9am-12pm)

Saturday December 03, 2022

The ability to take a ball of yarn and turn it into a cozy hat is slow fashion at…

10 openings

Knit Your First Hat! (1pm-4pm)

Saturday December 03, 2022

The ability to take a ball of yarn and turn it into a cozy hat is slow fashion at…