Textiles + Fiber

  • Shibori and Indigo Dyeing • TXGT171W79

    Workshop • Sat 10am-1pm • April 1-22 • 4 sessions • $140 + $35 supply fee paid to instructor • Annex This class combines classical and innovative modern methods of tie-dye with the magical qualities of indigo dye. Basics of traditional and contemporary styles and te...

    Gail Toma  
    Apr. 1-Apr. 22
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  • Mixed Media Surface Design on Fabric Workshop • TXLT171W72

    Workshop • Mon 9am-noon • Apr 3-17 • 3 session • $60 + $20 supply fee paid to the instructor  • Room 101 Explore printing, stamping, painting, dyeing and layering fabrics to create unique surface designs on fabric. Paints, dyes, carving stamps and sample fabric...

    Liz Train  
    Apr. 13-Apr. 17
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  • Needle Felting • TXWK171W73

    Workshop • Wed 6-9pm • Feb 1-Mar 8 • 6 sessions • $150 • Room 202 Explore the artistic potential of needle-felted wool. Instruction includes techniques for creating detailed freestanding sculptures from wool with an emphasis on animal statuettes. Bring referenc...

    Wendy Kamai  
    Feb. 1-Mar. 8
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  • Ohe Kapala / Mar 13 • TXDT171W74

    Workshop • Mon 6-9pm • Mar 13 • 1 session • $50 + $20 supply fee paid to instructor • Room 101 Learn the basics of designing, carving and printing with the Hawaiian ‘ohe kapala, or carved bamboo stamp. Possibly influenced in part by the finely design...

    Dalani Tanahy  
    Mar. 13-Mar. 13
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  • Ohe Kapala / Apr 10 • TXDT171W75

    Workshop • Mon 6-9pm • Apr 10 • 1 session • $50 + $20 supply fee paid to instructor • Room 101 Learn the basics of designing, carving and printing with the Hawaiian ‘ohe kapala, or carved bamboo stamp. Possibly influenced in part by the finely design...

    Dalani Tanahy  
    Apr. 10-Apr. 10
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  • Weaving • TXLT171A80

    Workshop • Tue 6-9pm • Jan 24-May 2 •  14 sessions • $280 (+$15 materials fee paid to instructor) • Room 101 No class Mar 21 Learn the basics of weaving including setting up and warping the loom. Beginners will weave a sampler to learn a variety of techniques ...

    Liz Train  
    Jan. 24-May. 2
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  • Pacific Island Patterns • TXSA171W76

    Workshop • Mon 6-9pm • Feb 6-27 • 4 sessions • $80 • Room 101 Lean to draw contemporary Pacific patterns from one of O‘ahu’s most acclaimed tattoo artists. Class includes step-by-step exercises and discussion of the history and culture of Pacific island ...

    Sua Suluape Toetu‘u Aisea  
    Feb. 6-Feb. 27
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  • Sashiko Stitching • TXJH171W77

    Workshop • Sun 9am-noon • Feb 26-Mar 5 • 2 sessions • $40 + $10 supply fee paid to instructor • Room 101 This simple Japanese running stitch was traditionally used to stitch together indigo fabric scraps with elaborate patterns of tortoise shells or clouds. Students...

    June Hirano  
    Feb. 26-Mar. 5
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  • Shibori and Indigo Dyeing • TXGT171W78

    Workshop • Sat 10am-1pm • Feb 4-25 • 4 sessions • $140 + $35 supply fee paid to instructor • Annex This class combines classical and innovative modern methods of tie-dye with the magical qualities of indigo dye. Basics of traditional and contemporary styles and tech...

    Gail Toma  
    Feb. 4-Feb. 25
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  • The Arts of Hawaiian Kapa Making / Jan 23 • TXDT171W64

    Workshop • Mon 6-9pm • Jan 23 • 1 session • $50 +$20 supply fee paid to instructor • Room 101 Making kapa, the fiber/paper/cloth used by Polynesians, Asians, South Americans and Africans, is a time- and resource-heavy art. Learn about the arts and skills necessary t...

    Dalani Tanahy  
    Jan. 23-Jan. 23
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  • The Arts of Hawaiian Kapa Making / Mar 6 • TXDT171W65

    Workshop • Mon 6-9pm • Mar 6 • 1 session • $50 +$20 supply fee paid to instructor • Room 203 Making kapa, the fiber/paper/cloth used by Polynesians, Asians, South Americans and Africans, is a time- and resource-heavy art. Learn about the arts and skills necessary to...

    Dalani Tanahy  
    Mar. 6-Mar. 6
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  • Basketry • TXGT171A66

    Class • Fri 9am-noon • Jan 27-May 5 • 14 sessions • $280 + $45 materials fee paid to instructor • Room 101 No class Mar 24 Introduction to the basic skills, techniques, and concepts needed to create beautiful, functional baskets. Students learn to use natural, manm...

    Gail Toma  
    Jan. 27-May. 5
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  • Batik workshop • TXLT171W67

    Class • Mon 9am-noon • Feb 27-Mar 13  •  Room 101 • 3 session • $60 + $20 supply fee paid to the instructor Batik is an Indonesian word meaning “writing with wax.” It is based on the process of the wax or other form of resist preventing the dye or p...

    Liz Train  
    Feb. 27-Mar. 13
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  • Ho‘omo‘omo‘o: To Beat Wauke Soaked in Sea Water • TXDT171W68

    Workshop • Mon 6-9pm • May 8 • 1 session • $50 +$20 supply fee paid to Instructor • Room 101 Learn different ways Hawaiian kapa was processed after the fermentation process and pound your own piece of fermented kapa. The fermenting process breaks down the fibers to ...

    Dalani Tanahy  
    May. 8-May. 8
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  • Ho`omo`omo`o: To Beat Wauke Soaked in Sea Water • TXDT163W29

    Workshop • Mon 6–9pm • Dec 19 • 1 session •  $50 + $20 supply fee paid to Instructor • Room 101 Learn different ways Hawaiians processed kapa after the fermentation process and pound your own piece of fermented kapa. The fermenting pro...

    Dalani Tanahy  
    Dec. 19-Dec. 19
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  • Intro to Silk and Cotton Dyeing • TXSL171W69

    Workshop • Sat 9am-noon • Mar 11 • 1 session • $30 + $20 supply fee paid to instructor • Annex Want to create a colorful silk scarf? Want to give new life to that old white t-shirt you just can’t throw away? Channel your inner 70s flower child and explore the ...

    Sidney Lynch  
    Mar. 11-Mar. 11
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  • Lauhala / Feb 12 • TXWK171W70

    Workshop • Sun 10am-1pm • Feb 12 • 1 session • $30 + $10 supply fee paid to instructor • Room 202 Lauhala weaving is a treasured Hawaiian craft. Mathematical and creative, weaving teaches students patience. Instruction includes the history of lauhala, the preparatio...

    Wendy Kamai  
    Feb. 12-Feb. 12
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  • Lauhala / Apr 26 • TXWK171W71

    Workshop • Wed 6p-9p • Apr 26 • 1 session • $30 + $10 supply fee paid to instructor • Room 202 Lauhala weaving is a treasured Hawaiian craft. Mathematical and creative, weaving teaches students patience. Instruction includes the history of lauhala, the preparation o...

    Wendy Kamai  
    Apr. 26-Apr. 26
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