Mid Island Weavers and Spinners (and other fibre enthusiasts) Guild
This is the Mid Island Weavers and Spinners (and other fibre enthusiasts) blog page. The group meets the first Wednesday of the month during the fall/winter/spring (September through to June). Meetings are held in the hall of St. Paul's Chruch downtown Nanaimo (across from the Dorchester Hotel - the entrance is on the other side of the church at 100 Chapel St, across the street from the new condos). 7:00 pm. Guests are welcome to come...bring your knitting, spinning wheel or other fibre addictions. Meetings usually consist of 5 minutes of business, show and tell (bring something), tea and cookies, and some sort of workshop, seminar or talk where you will learn something fibry and interesting.
We now have an email address: MIWSGuild at gmail.com
Tuesday, August 7, 2012
intro to wet felting. Discover the magic of wet felting in this beginners class. You will learn basics of wet felting techniques; felted balls, cords, ropes and flat felt. This hands-on class will help you develop your own creative journey in the world of wet felting (two local artists, "Joy of Felting" and "because ifelt like it" both took this class!). We will use merino & silk fibres, and beautiful yarns for your first wet felt projects. Everything is included, materials, fibres and fun! Class size: 5 students 2nd Saturday of every month, 10:30am - 1:30pm Class fee: $55 All ages and all abilities welcome, 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is through Knotty By Nature Fibre Arts Refundable up to 48 hours prior to the class. firstname.lastname@example.org 1704 Lillian Road 250-412-0198 Follow us on Facebook And Twitter!