Textiles + Fiber

  • Needle Felting / Sep 7-Oct 19 • TXWK163W33

    Workshop • Wed 6–9pm • Sep 7–Oct 19 • 6 sessions •  $150 • Room 202 No class Oct 12 Explore the artistic potential of needle-felted wool. Instruction includes techniques for creating detailed freestanding sculptures from wool with an emph...

    Wendy Kamai  
    Sep. 7-Oct. 19
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    Wed 6–9pm Past_exhib_f16_tx_web_03
  • Ho`omo`omo`o: To Beat Wauke Soaked in Sea Water • TXDT162W02

    Workshop / 1 session / $60 / Room 101 / Mon 6–9pm / Aug 15 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 prepare them for the second beating.  It s...

    Dalani Tanahy  
    Aug. 15-Aug. 15
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    Mon 6–9pm Past_exhib_dtanahy_11
  • Needle Felting / Oct 26-Nov 30 • TXWK163W34

    Workshop • Wed 6–9pm • Oct 26–Nov 30 • 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 statue...

    Wendy Kamai  
    Oct. 26-Nov. 30
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    Wed 6–9pm Past_exhib_f16_tx_web_03
  • Ohe Kapala • TXDT163W35

    Workshop • Mon 6–9pm • Oct 17 • 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 par...

    Dalani Tanahy  
    Oct. 17-Oct. 17
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    Mon 6–9pm Past_exhib_dtanahy_kapala_01
  • Pacific Island Patterns • TXSA163W36

    Workshop • Mon 6–9pm • Nov 14–Dec 5 • 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...

    Sua Suluape Toetu‘u Aisea  
    Nov. 14-Dec. 5
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    Mon 6–9pm Past_exhib_f16_tx_web_10
  • Weaving • TXLT163A28

    Workshop • Tue 6–9pm • Sep 6–Dec 13 • 14 sessions • $280 + $15 materials fee paid to instructor • Room 101 No class Oct 11 Beginners learn the basics of weaving, including setting up and warping the loom. Students weave a sampler to learn...

    Liz Train  
    Sep. 6-Dec. 13
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    Tue 6–9pm Past_exhib_class_full
  • Wet Felting Resist Technique • TXAB163W39

    Workshop • Thu 9am–noon • Oct 6–27 • 3 sessions • $60 + $10 supply fee paid to instructor • Room 101 No class Oct 13 Make a vessel to learn the resist technique and also practice the basics of felting—laying and wetting, felting, fu...

    Adella Buss  
    Oct. 6-Oct. 27
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    Thu 9am–noon Past_exhib_f16_tx_web_14
  • Yuzen Paste-resist Dyeing Techniques • TXIT163W40

    Workshop • Fri 10am–noon • Sep 30 • 1 session • Free–must register • Room 200 Japanese textile artist Toru Ishii uses the Itome (“Fine-line”) Yuzen method of silk dyeing, through which he illustrates his vie...

    Ishii Toru  
    Sep. 30-Sep. 30
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    Fri 10am–noon Past_exhib_f16_tx_web_15
  • Shibori and Indigo Dyeing • TXGT163W37

    Workshop • Sat 10am–1pm • Oct 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 c...

    Gail Toma  
    Oct. 1-Oct. 22
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    Sat 10am–1pm Past_exhib_f16_tx_web_11
  • Social Fabric: The Art of Storytelling • TXKH163W38

    Workshop • Sat–Sun 9am–3pm • Nov 12–13 • 2 sessions • $150 + $35 supply fee paid to instructor • Spalding House To recount her complex family history, Los Angeles–based artist Karen Hampton combines the art of embroidery with f...

    Karen Hampton  
    Nov. 12-Nov. 13
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    Sat–Sun 9am–3pm Past_exhib_f16_tx_web_12
  • The Arts of Hawaiian Kapa Making / Sep 19 • TXDT163W26

    Workshop • Mon 6–9pm • Sep 19 • 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 ...

    Dalani Tanahy  
    Sep. 19-Sep. 19
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    Mon 6–9pm Past_exhib_kapa_delani_tanahy
  • Basketry • TXGT163A26

    Class • Fri 9am–noon • Sep 9–Dec 16 • 14 sessions • $280 + $45 materials fee paid to instructor • Room 101 No class Oct 14 Introduction to the basic skills, techniques, and concepts needed to create beautiful, functional baskets. Students lear...

    Gail Toma  
    Sep. 9-Dec. 16
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    Fri 9am–noon Past_exhib_f16_tx_web_05
  • Batik • TXLT163A27

    Class • Mon 9am–noon • Sep 12–Nov 7 • 8 sessions • $160 + $20 materials fee paid to instructor • Room 101 No class Oct 10 Batik is an Indonesian word meaning “writing with wax”. It is based on the process of the wax or other form o...

    Liz Train  
    Sep. 12-Nov. 7
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    Mon 9am–noon Past_exhib_f16_tx_web_06
  • Beginning Wet Felting • TXDT163W27

    Workshop • Thu 9am–noon • Sep 15 • 1 session • $30 + $10 supply fee paid to instructor • Room 101 Loose fibers plus soap and hot water magically make a non-woven cloth called felt. We will make felted soaps or other decorative and functional forms to...

    Adella Buss  
    Sep. 15-Sep. 15
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    Thu 9am–noon Past_exhib_f16_tx_web_01
  • Beginning Wet Felting • TXDT163W28

    Workshop • Thu 9am–noon • Sep 22 • 1 session • $30 + $10 supply fee paid to instructor • Room 101 Loose fibers plus soap and hot water magically make a non-woven cloth called felt. We will make felted soaps or other decorative and functional forms to lear...

    Adella Buss  
    Sep. 22-Sep. 22
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    Mon-Thu 1-5pm Past_exhib_f16_tx_web_01
  • 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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    Mon 6–9pm Past_exhib_f16_tx_web_07
  • Intro to Silk and Cotton Dyeing • TXSL163W30

    Workshop • Sat 9am–noon • Sep 24 • 1 session • $30 + $20 supply fee paid to instructor • Annex Want to create a colorful silk scarf? Trying to figure out how to give new life to that old white T-shirt you just can’t throw away? Channel you...

    Sidney Lynch  
    Sep. 24-Sep. 24
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    Sat 9am–noon Past_exhib_f16_tx_web_08
  • Lauhala / Sep 18 • TXWK163W31

    Workshop • Sun 10am–2pm • Sep 18 • 1 session •  $50 + $10 supply fee paid to instructor • Room 202 Lauhala weaving is a treasured craft of Hawaiian culture. Mathematical and creative, weaving teaches students patience. Instruction includes ...

    Wendy Kamai  
    Sep. 18-Sep. 18
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    Sun 10am–2pm Past_exhib_f16_tx_web_02
  • Lauhala / Oct 30 • TXWK163W32

    Workshop • Sun 10am–2pm • Oct 30 • 1 session •  $50 + $10 supply fee paid to instructor • Room 202 Lauhala weaving is a treasured craft of Hawaiian culture. Mathematical and creative, weaving teaches students patience. Instruction includes the h...

    Wendy Kamai  
    Oct. 30-Oct. 30
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    Sun 10am–2pm Past_exhib_f16_tx_web_02