Membership based instruction oriented visual arts organization

Fibre Arts

Fibre Arts Group

What is Fibre Art?

Fibre Art is created using natural or synthetic fibres and traditional techniques like sewing and weaving to create what is commonly described as “Fibre Art”

Beading work, Braiding, Embroidery, Felting, Mixed-media, Fabric painting, and Spun fibres can all come into play in the creation of Fibre Art.

FAB Information

The Fibre Arts Bunch FAB meet on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month from 10:00 a.m. to 3 p.m.  The FAB group commits to ensuring a welcoming, respectful, safe and positive environment in the pursuit of creative exploration, sharing and growth.
The objective of FAB is to explore the creative use of fibre, fabrics and embellishments in the creation of Fibre Art.  Members share interests and skills with one another on regular basis.  We have schedule planned until June.  The schedule is available at the Centre.
To belong to FAB, you just need be a member the ICAC.  New members are welcome. Just bring a lunch; tea and coffee provided and a toonie to contribute to the upkeep of our wonderful room.

SCHEDULE:

March 27:  Fibre Jewelry Many of us have experimented with various jewelry making techniques. Bring examples and, if possible, supplies and tools so others can have a try.  Business meeting.
Bring lunch and show & share.

April 10:  Project Day (work on a project of your choosing). Bring lunch and show & share.

April 23&24:  Workshop with Alice Vander Vennen.  Registration required through ICAC ($175).

May 8:  Playing with Artist’s Transfer Paper.  Lynda will purchase the paper for us to share and play with.  Details to follow.  Business meeting. Bring lunch and show & share.

May 22:  Road trip TBA… possibly to the Quilts of New Zealand show and the former Marsh Store in Ailsa Craig or the St. Jacob’s Quilt Show.  Carpool details to follow.

June 12:  Beaded Embroidery demo by Maggie Bring lunch and show & share.

June 26:  Project Day (work on a project of your choosing). Pot luck lunch; bring a dish that serves about 8, serving utensils, plus a cup, plate and cutlery for your personal use.  Business meeting.

 

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