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Come slow stitch a sweet little pouch! Inspired by Kantha, Boro, and Sashiko stitching techniques, this pouch can easily be crafted by fiber enthusiasts familiar with basic hand sewing techniques. If you can sew on a button you can make this pouch! Students will complete their pouch in two five hour sessions in the Bisbee Fiber Arts studio. All materials and supplies will be provided. Students are encouraged to bring: A small pair of sharp scissors A seat cushion (if you need one) Eye glasses (if needed for close-up work) A drink and a snack Cost of class: $55 (includes $15 studio fee).  Non-members pay a $10 fee (payable on day of class). Maximum class size: 10 students.
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Slow Stitch a Kantha Pouch
Instructor Mimi Joyal
March 20 9 am - 2 pm
March 21 9 am - 2 pm
at the BFAG Studio

Clasped warp and weft on a rigid heddle loom
Instructor Sue Kawamoto
March 27 10am-4pm
at the BFAG Studio

Sue Kawamoto is the instructor.  Students will learn how to clasp the warp and weft to change colors on the looms.  Appropriate materials will be provided by the instructor. Only members are allowed to take the looms home.  Non members can work on their project at the Guild during shop hours. 
Maximum time to complete the project is 2 weeks.

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Learn to Weave on a Floor Loom
Instructor Sue Kawamoto
Weekly Wednesday Afternoon Classes:  12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
February 7 - March 6, 2024
at the BFAG Studio
$100 for members, $120 for non-members

Students will work with 4 shaft looms at the guild studio. They will learn to wind a warp and dress the loom. They will be offered a variety of 4 projects for beginning students.  The instructor is Sue Kawamoto.  This is a 5-week class that meets on Wednesday afternoons.  Cost is $100 for BFAG members, $120 for non-members.  There is no material fee.  Non-members pay a $10 fee (payable on day of class).
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Eco Dyeing/Printing on Silk
Instructor Janet Scigliani Garcia
February 29:  10:00 pm - 3:00 pm
at the BFAG Studio

The instructor is Janet Scigliani Garcia.  Learn how to eco print on silk.  We will be using 2 different sized 8mm habitation silk scarves.  Total fee is $62, which includes a $12 materials fee for 2 silk scarves.  Class is February 29, 10 am - 3 pm, at the Studio Guild.  Materials to bring to class:  Plastic/Rubber gloves; 2 to 3 hand towels; and any plants or flowers to try printing on the scarf.  Non-members pay a $10 fee (payable on day of class).

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