You are invited to the Windrush Farm Holiday Art Sale!!
Sunday November 27th , from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Where? At Windrush Farm 2263 Chileno Valley Road, Petaluma, CA 94952
Once again, Mimi is hosting this wonderful event with local artists and crafters and she will have her outdoor oven baking delicious hand made pizzas, so make sure to come hungry! Mimi has invited me again to join the crowd and I will be bringing for sale my hand dyed wool and silk. Rain or Shine!!
Hello Makers! West County Fiber Arts in Sebastopol will be hosting once again a felting class! I hope you can join me on this new journey. I will be teaching a Hat Making Class using a resist that will allow to create shapes, textures and to add your personal and special touch to your project. I will show how to design a hat from scratch. We will be starting by making our own pattern using our own measurements. It’s going to be a lot of fun!
You will be surprised at how many options there are when designing a hat. Lately, I’ve been immerse into hat making just because it is fun and to also have a few examples to show to my students for inspiration.
This is a hat that was ALMOST a failure! It was meant to be a rose, but instead it became something weird that started to look like a lump. Or perhaps a nipple?
I didn’t liked it at all! It looked somehow disturbing. So I decided to perform surgery with a pair of scissors.
This is much, much better. I’m thinking of adding some design elements with a sewing machine.
As I said… This can be a journey! If you are interested on taking my class, follow the link below for more information and registration.
Sunday, October 9th, 10am-4pm
Join us this Sunday for a day of fiber and fun!
At Windrush Farm in Chileno Valley
2263 Chileno Valley Road
Petaluma, CA 94952
Shop from local vendors who will be selling carders, spinning wheels, roving, yarn, knit wear, and more. Bring your spinning wheel or knitting project, and join the spin in. There will be goodie bags for participating spinners. Don’t worry if you can’t bring your wheel, there will be extra spinning wheels and carders to use for the spin in.
Bring a yummy dish to share at the lunch pot luck. The apple tree is full and needs to be picked, so bring a bag and take home some fresh apples.
It will be a fun day to do some shopping, spinning, knitting, and hang out with other fiber enthusiasts.
Looking forward to seeing you on the farm.
Check out Windrushfarm.wordpress.com for details.
I’ve been playing with making color palettes from random photographs. This one ended up on a colorway that I called Pink Agate (although the more I compare the picture with the crystals I have, this looks more like a Rhodocrosite):
50/50 Merino Silk Blend
This is silk chiffon dyed for the feltmakers in mind.
Hand Dyed Silk Chiffon
They are both listed in my shop now for purchase ; )
This rug can fly. Would you trust me?
It also crawls…
Date/Time: Saturday, April 16, 2016
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
West County Fiber Arts
3787 Ross Road
Get ready to be immersed into a fun and exciting class where creativity and imagination has no limits. This is going to be a fun and rewarding class. Mistakes are a plus!”
For more information and for signing up please visit the website:
West County Fiber Arts