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Due to Covid all of my 2020-2021 workshops were cancelled. I am working on getting things going again (as we all are) Please stay tuned & stay healthy
Much Love
Terry


Feather River Art Camp
June 7th - 14th 2020

3D Wet Felting…. From Flat to Form
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https://www.featherriverartcamp.com/felting/

To learn more about Feather River Art Camp:
https://www.featherriverartcamp.com/

"Imagine being fully inspired and receptive to the healing powers of nature in the former home of the Maidu Indians. You are enjoying a week expanding your creativity and making art."


Fabulous Felted Hat                                                   Workshop                                              

Class Description:  We will learn how to use a resist to create a unique and wonderful wool felted hat.

Participants will be able to choose a design, and can sculpt or/and create additions like flowers and hat bands. We will learn about design, layout, shaping, felting and fulling. patterns will be given to participants to bring home to experiment with some more. Additional wool roving will also be available for purchase.

Saturday March 14, 2020 10am-4pm
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GATHER & MILL
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603 Mill Street,  Grass Valley, CA 95945
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 Medium Printing with Botanicals and Acid Dyes

Class Description: This method combines botanical printing with acid dyeing. Also know as medium printing. Some plants produce color, some give lovely reliefs. Come explore the creative possibilities with this exciting technique. You will go home with a beautiful table  runner on wool, a silk scarf and the skills to create more beautifully dyed projects .

Saturday April 25, 2020  10am- 5pm

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GATHER & MILL
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603 Mill Street,  Grass Valley, CA 95945
www.gatherandmill.com


Wine and Art Workshops At Gather and Mill Grass Valley, CA

Felting Flowers!

Come join us for an evening of felting flowers and wine!  Summer Session TBA

In this mini workshop Fiber Artist Terry Shearn will work with you to create a variety of beautiful wool wet felted flowers. We will make at least one with a stem and one without. These can be used as embellishments for hat, broaches, in a felt flower arrangement… Guaranteed to get your imagination running!

$45 per participant. 
Instructor will provile all of the material you need and snacks! You bring Clothes you don't mind getting wet, your favorite wine or other beverage, and your amazing imagination!!!

 

GATHER & MILL
meet | inspire | shop
603 Mill Street,  Grass Valley, CA 95945
www.gatherandmill.com

 


Workshop Possibilities

I am available for workshops for your Group, Home-school or Maker Space at your location, or for small groups at my studio in Dutch Flat.  

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Below are a few of the Workshops that are available. Please contact me if you have something you would like to share with your group or to learn that is not listed. More advanced workshops available upon request

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Felting:
Felted Flowers: A fun workshop for Kindergarten through adult. Home-school groups, art parties. An introduction to the magic of Felting Wool. Can be from an hour to two

Felted Soap: A fun workshop for Kindergarten through adult. Home-school groups, art parties. An introduction to the magic of Felting Wool. Excellent for making gifts! Can be from an hour to two.

Felted Hats: How to measure, make a pattern and create your own beautiful unique felted hat. Five hour Workshop

Felted Scarves: Either Nuno or all wool scarves. Six hour workshops.

More advance workshops upon request.
Cat Caves
Sculpted  Hats
Felted Dress
Felted Soap
Felted Flowers

Introduction to Botanical Printing and Dyeing

One day workshop (8 hours) Can combine with other techniques for a two day or more workshop.

In this workshop we will explore the exciting art of Botanical Printing and Dyeing on Protein Fibers.

Throughout the workshop we will discuss mordants, fabrics and techniques. We will use two different methods and students will create a botanically printed silk scarf and table mats on wool. There are so many ways to incorporate botanical dyeing into your artwork, we will discuss this as well. Bring your imagination!
 

Combining Botanical Printing &Acid Dye
One day Workshop (6+ hours)

This method combines botanical printing with acid dyeing. This method is also called medium printing. Some plants produce color, some can create lovely reliefs. Come explore the possibilities!

Each student will create two silk scarves using this method.
While the scarves are processing we will break for lunch.

 


Beginning Pine Needle Basket Workshoprkshop

Includes all material & instruction sheet
Come learn to create a pine needle basket in the beautiful town of Dutch Flat or at your location.
We will be creating a small basket.
You will learn what to collect when collecting pine needles, how to prepare, how to make a coiled pine needle basket, how to finish and protect your creation.
 


Level II Pine Needle Basket Workshop

Come add to your skills! We will be creating a pine needle basket with wood, walnut, beads, make handles and use other material.
You will be able to take home your needle, enough materials to finish your basket if you are unable to in class and bees wax to coat your basket when dry.
You will be able to take home your needle, enough materials to finish your basket if you are unable to in class and bees wax to coat your basket when dry
 

"FUN Terry, love my basket! thanks so much."
" Thanks for the great workshop Terry!"
"It was great learning a new skill, thanks Terry!"
"everyone's hat was awesome.. it was so amazing and thrilling to see the loose wool become these creations...."
  "Terry Shearn put on a master's class workshop this weekend on botanical dyeing...so much information it blew my mind. As if that wasn't a huge amount of fun and information, she also taught us how to wet felt amazing flowers. "

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