Posts Tagged 'felting'

March Fiber Art Picks!

                                                         Photo courtesy of SPRING/BREAK SPRING/BREAK Art Show Mar 1 – 6, 2017

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March Fiber Art Picks!

                                                         Photo courtesy of SPRING/BREAK SPRING/BREAK Art Show Mar 1 – 6, 2017

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DIY for Kids! Fun and Games at TAC Mini Camp

Q: What is more fun than playing games? A: Learning how to make games, too! And that is precisely what we did this past winter break at the Textile Arts Center. We decided to beat the winter blues by creating

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DIY for Kids! Fun and Games at TAC Mini Camp

Q: What is more fun than playing games? A: Learning how to make games, too! And that is precisely what we did this past winter break at the Textile Arts Center. We decided to beat the winter blues by creating

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From Farm to Fabric with Manufacture New York

This past weekend, Manufacture New York hosted a 2-day weekend exploration into local textile production and sustainable fashion practices. This event included hands on workshops and panel discussions that furthered the dialogue surrounding locally sourced materials in the fashion supply

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From Farm to Fabric with Manufacture New York

This past weekend, Manufacture New York hosted a 2-day weekend exploration into local textile production and sustainable fashion practices. This event included hands on workshops and panel discussions that furthered the dialogue surrounding locally sourced materials in the fashion supply

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NY State Sheep and Wool Festival!

Last week, we headed up to Rhinebeck, NY to check out the 2014 NY State Sheep and Wool Festival. When we arrived, we were in fiber-nerd heaven — our day was filled with shaggy sheep, knitting competitions, piles of wool

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NY State Sheep and Wool Festival!

Last week, we headed up to Rhinebeck, NY to check out the 2014 NY State Sheep and Wool Festival. When we arrived, we were in fiber-nerd heaven — our day was filled with shaggy sheep, knitting competitions, piles of wool

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Materials for Living / Andrea Zittel

I am eternally fascinated by artists who exist at the intersection of making and living, blurring the lines between work and play, and elevating the everyday to a heightened state of performance. When I first learned about Andrea Zittel, and

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Materials for Living / Andrea Zittel

I am eternally fascinated by artists who exist at the intersection of making and living, blurring the lines between work and play, and elevating the everyday to a heightened state of performance. When I first learned about Andrea Zittel, and

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Sewing Seeds Artist in Residence Update

Brigitta Varadi, current Sewing Seeds summer resident, is hard at work in the TAC studio space. Using a traditional Mongolian wet felting technique, she is making large-scale sculptural works for installation at the Green Acres Community Garden in Bed-Stuy. Green Acres

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Sewing Seeds Artist in Residence Update

Brigitta Varadi, current Sewing Seeds summer resident, is hard at work in the TAC studio space. Using a traditional Mongolian wet felting technique, she is making large-scale sculptural works for installation at the Green Acres Community Garden in Bed-Stuy. Green Acres

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Sewing Seeds Artist in Residence 2014: Brigitta Varadi

Sewing Seeds is proud to announce the Sewing Seeds Artist in Residence for 2014: Brigitta Varadi   Brigitta Varadi, a Hungarian-born, Brooklyn-based artist incorporates textile processes such as dyeing, felting, and sculptural manipulation into her practice. During her residency with

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Sewing Seeds Artist in Residence 2014: Brigitta Varadi

Sewing Seeds is proud to announce the Sewing Seeds Artist in Residence for 2014: Brigitta Varadi   Brigitta Varadi, a Hungarian-born, Brooklyn-based artist incorporates textile processes such as dyeing, felting, and sculptural manipulation into her practice. During her residency with

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FELTING WITH STATE

In this 12 hour class, students will learn the basics felting. Focusing on the wet felting technique, students will explore making their own textiles with various fleeces (wool, alpaca, etc.). STATE Designer Adrienne Antonson uses her experience of living and

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FELTING WITH STATE

In this 12 hour class, students will learn the basics felting. Focusing on the wet felting technique, students will explore making their own textiles with various fleeces (wool, alpaca, etc.). STATE Designer Adrienne Antonson uses her experience of living and

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Weekends at TAC

Looking to develop a new skill? Busy during the work week and want to find a fun way to spend your weekend? Check out our January Weekend Intensive Workshops! Lock yourself up for a weekend at TAC with some awesome

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Weekends at TAC

Looking to develop a new skill? Busy during the work week and want to find a fun way to spend your weekend? Check out our January Weekend Intensive Workshops! Lock yourself up for a weekend at TAC with some awesome

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Handmade Holiday Workshops

  If you ever wanted to show your friends and loved ones how awesome and crafty you are by giving them a handmade gift this holiday season, this is your chance! The whole month of December here at TAC’s Manhattan Studio we

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Handmade Holiday Workshops

  If you ever wanted to show your friends and loved ones how awesome and crafty you are by giving them a handmade gift this holiday season, this is your chance! The whole month of December here at TAC’s Manhattan Studio we

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