Class Calendar

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    May 2020


  • This is a fast-paced workshop designed to provide participants with basic weaving skills. Students will go through the entire process...

  • Want to learn to make felt? From scratch? With soft merino fleece? Then this class is for you. Make...

  • In the class you will learn how to warp and weave an inkle loom. You will learn the fundamentals...

  • Join world-renowned needle felter, Kiyoshi Mino, for this three day needle felting workshop. Beginners and advanced felters are both...

  • Handwoven transparencies feature inlaid designs on a background of sheer plain weave.  Dramatic positive-negative contrasts, enhanced by the interplay...

  • This is an introductory course for those who wish to learn to spin their own yarn. Students will learn...

  • There are only a small number of old men in the desert in India and Pakistan who still practice...

  • This is a 4-week course learning the art of handweaving. Students will use Eugene Textile Center looms. Students will...

  • Game to try something twisted? Learn to make yarn the old-fashioned way with a drop spindle. No prior spinning...
  • June 2020


  • In this class you will learn to warp a rigid heddle loom with materials for a scarf and then...

  • Want to learn to make felt? From scratch? With soft merino fleece? Then this class is for you. Make...

  • This is a 4-week course learning the art of handweaving. Students will use Eugene Textile Center looms. Students will...

  • This is an introductory class to learn the basic techniques of needle felting. We will make a three-dimensional bunny...

  • Learn how to dye with natural materials such as weld, onion skins, madder, cochineal, and indigo! We will learn...

  • Expand your velvet weaving experiences. Try weaving cut velvet using grooved velvet wires and cutting out the wires with...

  • Learn basic tapestry techniques in this 2-day workshop and weave a 10" x 18" tapestry sampler that can be...

  • Come explore mushroom dyes with mycologist and dyer Cheshire Mayrsohn. We will extract color from several common, local dye...

  • Come explore the exciting possibilities of needle felting in this longer, half-day class. We will be creating colorful dragon...

  • This Class is Full: Call to be added to the waitlist! Come spend three days spinning with Judith MacKenzie!

  • Make a SOFTLY felted scarf or two in class using a combination of Merino, silk, colorful threads and glitz....
  • July 2020


  • Learn how to harness the power of the computer to plan your weaving! This is a class for the...

  • Want to learn to make felt? From scratch? With soft merino fleece? Then this class is for you. Make...

  • This is an introductory course for those who wish to learn to spin their own yarn. Students will learn...

  • This is a 4-week course learning the art of handweaving. Students will use Eugene Textile Center looms. Students will...

  • Make a SOFTLY felted scarf or two in class using a combination of Merino, silk, colorful threads and glitz....

  • Learn some of the most popular techniques for applying Procion MX dyes to cotton, linen and silk yardage. We...
  • August 2020


  • Using wild crafted twigs, ferns, flowers and various plant matter, we will bundle these things in a silk scarf,...

  • This is a fast-paced workshop designed to provide participants with basic weaving skills. Students will go through the entire process...

  • Want to learn to make felt? From scratch? With soft merino fleece? Then this class is for you. Make...

  • Try handweaving your own book cloth with fine linens suitably pliable and strong. Play with incidental novelty and metallic...

  • Have you ever admired the Japanese, SE Asian and Indian ikat cloth? Wondered how it was done? This workshop...

  • Upgrade your skills from singles and 2-ply to Navajo/chain ply, bouclé, art yarn, cable, and spiral yarn structures. Explore...

  • Learn about the many ways to weave rep on a four shaft loom. This is a round robin workshop...
  • September 2020


  • Learn how to turn wool fibers into paintings!  You will use pre-felted wool sheets as your "canvas", wool roving...

  • Want to learn to make felt? From scratch? With soft merino fleece? Then this class is for you. Make...

  • This is an introductory course for those who wish to learn to spin their own yarn. Students will learn...

  • Game to try something twisted? Learn to make yarn the old-fashioned way with a drop spindle. No prior spinning...

  • Learn the basics of warping and weaving on a drawloom. When you Weave on a drawloom, you will see...

  • Sounding like a mysterious and complex weaving loom, the countermarch is actually a very simple way to tie up...

  • The name art weaves comes from the beautiful hangings, runners and pillows, woven by the weavers of Skåna who...

  • Explore natural dyes from local dye plants. We will use locally collected berries, flowers, roots, and leaves, both wild...

  • This Class is Full: Call to be added to the waitlist! Woven shibori uses the loom to make fabric...

  • This Class is Full: Call to be added to the waitlist! This dye class will focus on techniques of...
  • October 2020


  • Want to learn to make felt? From scratch? With soft merino fleece? Then this class is for you. Make...

  • This is a 4-week course learning the art of handweaving. Students will use Eugene Textile Center looms. Students will...

  • Make a SOFTLY felted scarf or two in class using a combination of Merino, silk, colorful threads and glitz....

  • Explore the many ways to mix and apply acid dyes in the studio with an experienced dye mistress. We...
  • November 2020


  • Want to learn to make felt? From scratch? With soft merino fleece? Then this class is for you. Make...

  • This is an introductory course for those who wish to learn to spin their own yarn. Students will learn...

  • Learn the basic Japanese stitch-resist techniques:  wood grain (mokume), chevron stripes (maki nui), double lines (ori nui) and filled...