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December 11, 2018 - January 15, 2019
EVFAC's Before & After Sale
25% Off All Donated Looms & Weaving Equipment!
January 5 - January 19, 2019
BEGINNING KNITTING with Kathy Konecki
If you’ve always wanted to learn to knit this is the perfect class for beginners. These three Saturday classes will establish a firm foundation for your skills.
January 12, 2019
SPINNING ADVENTURES - Monthly Open Group
The first EVFAC Spinning Adventures open group meets on Saturday, January 12, from 12:30pm to 3:30pm.
January 19, 2019
Half Day, Half Off Sale
Half off all retail merchandise from 10am-1pm!
January 19, 2019
KNOW YOUR WEAVE- SUMMER & WINTER with Melodie Usher
In the continuing series on weaving, students will examine the weave structure named for the season - Summer and Winter!
January 19, 2019
QUILTERS IN THE VALLEY - Open Group
There will be a demonstration of "Confetti" quilting by one of the QIV members.
January 19, 2019
STICKS, FLOWERS, AND FIBERS: Is this any way to make a living? with Glenna Dean
Join us for this illustrated discussion of a journey from the past to the present in the life of a natural dyer.
January 26, 2019
GIVE SPINNING A WHIRL with Joy Getha
Interested in learning to spin yarn? Come try spinning on a drop spindle, and on a wheel! Joy loves to share her passion for fiber arts through teaching and is known for her patience with beginners of all ages.
February 2, 2019
KNOW YOUR WEAVE– HUCK LACE with Melodie Usher
Join us the week before Valentine’s day as we explore Huck lace in the next EVFAC class on types of weaving. Huck lace is a perfect choice for table linens, curtains and lace fabric.
February 16, 2019
WEAVING THE PERFECT TOWEL with Liz Gipson
Towels are the weaver’s muse. They are the perfect platform to show off all kinds of colorwork, structural elements and style.
February 22 - February 24, 2019
CHIMAYO WEAVING with Lisa Trujillo
Chimayo weaving is our is local New Mexican weaving style, traditionally done on Rio Grande walking looms. This workshop will introduce you to the fundamental techniques and concepts of Chimayo designing. Lisa is part of 8 generations of Chimayo weavers and a master teacher.
February 22 - February 24, 2019
COLLAGE TO TAPESTRY CARTOON with Molly Elkind
The freedom of collage is a wonderful way to generate lots of spontaneous designs for tapestry. In this workshop you will discover how what makes a good design and how to translate a collage of texture, color and line into weaving.
March 9 - May 11, 2019
PORTFOLIO PREPARATION WORKSHOP with Lucia Vinograd
This free workshop has been created to assist young aspiring artists( ages 16 - 22) in preparing a quality portfolio for submission to visual arts schools and to prepare for career opportunities in the visual arts.
March 23 - April 27, 2019
INDEPENDANT IKAT PROJECT with Polly Barton
Ikat is an ancient and universal technique in which threads are bound and tied to resist dye in the dye bath. The process of tying knots along a skein or bundle of threads encodes each thread with a pattern that is revealed when woven. Polly Barton is a nationally recognized master artist known for adapting the ancient weaving technique of ikat into contemporary woven imagery.