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August 30 - September 27, 2018
BEGINNING & INTERMEDIATE WEAVING with April Jouse
No experience is necessary for this beginning class. Those who have had some weaving experience will find this the perfect refresher and next step in their weaving adventurer.
September 5 - October 10, 2018
TECHNIQUES IN WEAVING ON A NAVAJO UPRIGHT LOOM with Mary Pahl
The Navajo-style upright looms are deceivingly simple structures that with patience and expert guidance can offer elegant results. In this workshop, you will learn techniques and motifs associated with this traditional style of tapestry weaving.
September 28 - September 29, 2018
TRADITIONAL AFRICAN BATIK with Gasali Adeyemo
Gasali will teach batik as he learned it in his homeland of Nigeria, sharing stories of his life and culture while demonstrating traditional Yoruba techniques and design motifs.
October 1 - October 7, 2018
CHURRO WEEK
Join us for the sixth annual Churro Week and celebrate the deep local roots of this livestock, and raise awareness about the importance of the Navajo-Churro sheep and Fiber Art products made from their wool.
October 2, 2018
THREE PLANTS AND A BUG – A NATURAL DYE CLASS with Glenna Dean
Learn to dye churro wool using locally harvested Cota and Chamisa plants, and imported Cochineal insects and natural Indigo.
October 4, 2018
COLCHA EMBROIDERY with Connie Fernandez and Sharon Arellano
Master the basics of Colcha Embroidery,a traditional Spanish colonial folk art of Northern New Mexico, and complete a small piece that can be framed or hung.
October 5, 2018
JUDGING FLEECE with Ric Rao
In this information packed workshop. participants will learn the properties of wool fleece and what to look for in choosing the best quality for your fiber art need.
October 6, 2018
GIVE SPINNING A WHIRL with Joy Getha
Interested in learning to spin yarn? Come try spinning on a drop spindle, and on a wheel!
October 6 - October 7, 2018
TAOS WOOL FESTIVAL
The Taos Wool Festival is organized by the Mountain and Valley Wool Association (MAVWA), and aims to promote animal fiber from the region.
October 10, 2018
TIE DYEING with Stephanie Hagelberg
A super informative packed 2 hours of dyeing fun!
October 10, 2018
YARN DYEING ON YOUR STOVETOP with Stephanie Hagelberg
This short workshop will give you the take-away skills and dye for your own stovetop dyeing projects
October 13, 2018
NAVAJO WEAVERS OF THE AMERICAN SOUTHWEST - a presentation & book signing
All three authors, an anthropologist, a weaver and a curator, will present a power point presentation of the beautiful historic images from their book. Their insightful narrative deepens the perspective and relates the imagery to modern life.
November 3, 2018
TWILL VARIATIONS with Melodie Usher
This short information packed class will focus on the basic properties of twills. Students will learn how to determine the proper sett for each twill and how to choose yarns to best show the twill effect.
November 16 - November 18, 2018
FALL FIBER FIESTA
Show Information and Vendor Application Fee
December 15, 2018
EVFAC HOLIDAY PARTY