Terry Shearn ~ Fiber Arts
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I am available for workshops for your Group, Homeschool 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.

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

Felted Soap: A fun workshop for kindergarde through adult. Homeschool groups, art parties. An introduction to the magic of Felting Wool. Execllent 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. Four to five hour workshop

More advance workshops upon request.
Cat Caves
Scultpted Hats
Felted Dress

Introduction to Botanical Printing and Dyeing

One day workshop (6+ hours) Can combine with other techniques for a two day 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!
$140.00 plus $20.00 Materials

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.
Workshop is $120.00 plus a $12.00 Materials fee.

 


Beginning Pine Needle Basket Workshop


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.
$55.00 Including materials


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
$75.00 plus $10.00 Material

 

"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...."

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Terry Shearn-Fiber Arts
PO Box 11
Dutch Flat, CA 95714
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