FIBER ARTS

Fiber Art Classes

    • 26 Feb 2024
    • 9:00 AM
    • 23 Mar 2024
    • 4:00 PM
    • Saratoga Arts
    • 4
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    Weaving Open Studio

    Studio time will be available for students with weaving experience (i.e. can thread a loom and work on their own).  Registration covers the sole use of a loom for a 5 week period.  Thereafter, if the project is not complete the work will need to be removed from the loom. 

    Maximum Enrollment: 8

    If you need to purchase yarn, $15 cash can be given to Nancy Sharples

    February 26th-March 23rd, 2024

    Open Studio Hours: Monday - Friday 9:00am- 5:00pm

    Saturdays 12:00-4:00pm

    $50 member/ $62.50 non-member


    Hudson Mohawk Weavers' Guild

    www.hmwg.org

    • 11 Mar 2024
    • 25 Mar 2024
    • 3 sessions
    • Saratoga Arts
    • 6
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    Felted Painting

    taught by Nan Travers


    Using both wet felting and needle felting techniques, you will create a “painting” using wool and embellishments. All levels of felting experience are welcome, from those who have never felted before, to those who have been felting a long time.

    Bring 3-4 pictures for ideasadditional images will be available. All other materials and tools will be provided for the class.  

    3 session class, Mondays, March 11th-25th, 2024 5:30-8:30 PM  

    $170 member/$197 non-member

    Price breakdown:

    $135 member/$162 non-member plus $35 material fee

    Wood Side Pond Studios

    http://www.woodsidepondstudios.com

    • 18 Mar 2024
    • 8 Apr 2024
    • 4 sessions
    • Saratoga Arts
    • 9
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    The Art of Repair

    taught by Megan Stacey


    In a world where fast fashion prevails, the art of mending clothing is a powerful antidote. This course invites you to explore the satisfying and eco-friendly practice of enhancing your wardrobe through patching, sewing, and decorative repair.

    Bring your own clothing to sew patches on. All other materials and tools will be provided for the class.  

    4 session class, Mondays, March 18th-April 8th, 2024 7:00-8:00 PM  

    $65 member/$77 non-member


    Price breakdown:

    $60 member/$72 non-member plus $5 material fee



    • 20 Mar 2024
    • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Saratoga Arts
    • 8
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    Indigo Tie Dying

    taught by Kathy Klompas


    Shibori is a Japanese tie-dye technique dating back to the 8th century; the uneven lines created by this method are a visual representation of the Japanese belief in the beauty of imperfection. You will learn how to clamp and tie your fabric to create unique patterns with indigo dye.


    Bring your own cloth items (up to 7 items made of natural fabric-cotton, linen, silk, pre-washed) such as a t-shirt apron, kitchen napkins or towels, etc. to dye. Or purchase a $10 scarf from the teacher.

    All materials and tools will be provided for the class.  

    1 session class, Wednesday, March 20th, 2024 1:00-4:00 PM  

    $55 member/$64 non-member


    Price breakdown:

    $45 member/$54 non-member plus $10 material fee

    Ragged Edge Printmaking Studio

    raggededgeprintstudio.com

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    • 18 Apr 2024
    • 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Saratoga Arts
    • 9
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    Wet Felted Small Vessels

    taught by Nan Travers

    Learn how to felt around a flat resist to create a one-of-a-kind 3-dimensional small vessel. You will create two different shaped vessels in this session. Techniques learned can be applied to other types of 3-D shapes. This session is good for beginners as well as people already felting.

    All materials and tools will be provided for the class.  

    1 session class, Monday, April 18th, 2024 5:00-9:00 PM  

    $85 member/$97 non-member

    Price breakdown:

    $60 member/$72 non-member plus $25 material fee

    Wood Side Pond Studios

    http://www.woodsidepondstudios.com

Saratoga Arts

320 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
p. 518.584.4132
Office hours: Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm
Gallery Hours: Wednesday-Friday 11am-3pm


Saratoga Arts' programs are made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.  

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