Textiles + Fiber

  • Lauhala / Aug 7 • TXWK162W98

    Workshop / 1 session / $50 (includes supply kit) / Room 101 / Sun 10am–2pm / Aug 7 Lauhala weaving is a treasured craft of Hawaiian culture. Mathematical and creative, weaving teaches students patience. Instruction includes the history of lauhala, the preparation of hala leaves (cleaning, ...

    Wendy Kamai  
    Aug. 7-Aug. 7
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    Sun 10am-2pm Past_exhib_wendykamai_02
  • 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
  • Lauhala / May 22 • TXWK162W95

    Workshop / 1 session / $50 (includes supply kit) / Room 101 / Sun 10am–2pm / May 22 Lauhala weaving is a treasured craft of Hawaiian culture. Mathematical and creative, weaving teaches students patience. Instruction includes the history of lauhala, the preparation of hala leaves (cleaning,...

    Wendy Kamai  
    May. 22-May. 22
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    Sun 10am-2pm Past_exhib_wkamai_02_web
  • Pacific Island Patterns • DPAT162W28

    Workshop / 3 sessions / $60 / Room 101 / Mon 6-9pm  / May 16-June 6 No class May 30 Lean to draw contemporary Pacific patterns from one of Oahu’s most acclaimed tattoo artists. Class includes step-by-step exercises and discussion of the history and culture of Pacific island patt...

    Sua Sululape Toetu‘u Aisea  
    May. 16-Jun. 6
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    Mon 6-9pm Past_exhib_dp_patterns_153
  • Lauhala / Jun 19 • TXWK162W96

    Workshop / 1 session / $50 (includes supply kit) / Room 101 / Sun 10am–2pm / Jun 19 Lauhala weaving is a treasured craft of Hawaiian culture. Mathematical and creative, weaving teaches students patience. Instruction includes the history of lauhala, the preparation of hala leaves (cleaning,...

    Wendy Kamai  
    Jun. 19-Jun. 19
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    Sun 10am-2pm Past_exhib_class_canceled
  • Lauhala / Jul 24 • TXWK162W97

    Workshop / 1 session / $50 (includes supply kit) / Room 101 / Sun 10am–2pm / Jul 24 Lauhala weaving is a treasured craft of Hawaiian culture. Mathematical and creative, weaving teaches students patience. Instruction includes the history of lauhala, the preparation of hala leaves (cleaning,...

    Wendy Kamai  
    Jul. 24-Jul. 24
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    Sun 10am-2pm Past_exhib_wendykamai_02
  • The Arts of Hawaiian Kapa Making / Jun 13 • TXDT162W04

    Workshop / 1 session / $60 / Room 101 / Mon 6–9pm / Jun 13 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 create fine Hawaiian kapa. Using traditional to...

    Dalani Tanahy  
    Jun. 13-Jun. 13
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    Mon 6–9pm Past_exhib_kapa_delani_tanahy
  • The Arts of Hawaiian Kapa Making / Jul 11 • TXDT162W05

    Workshop / 1 session / $60 / Room 101 / Mon 6–9pm / Jul 11 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 create fine Hawaiian kapa. Using traditional to...

    Dalani Tanahy  
    Jul. 11-Jul. 11
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    Mon 6-9pm Past_exhib_dtanahy_01_web
  • We Be Weave

    Class / 68 sessions / $450 / Room 202 / Mon–Thu 1–5pm / Jan 25–May 26  No class Mar 21–24 Experienced teachers provide individualized coaching for a community of weavers with physical or intellectual disabilities. Students learn how to weave on saori looms. Cur...

    Wendy Kamai  
    Jan. 25-May. 26
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    Mon-Thu 1-5pm Past_exhib_webeweave_01_466x300
  • Independent Weaving Open Studio • TXCL162A01

    Workshop / 14 sessions / $150 / Room 101 / Tues 6-9pm / May 17-Aug 16 Floor looms are available for weavers. There is no formal instruction but beginners can expect help from volunteers. Participants must provide their own materials. +$15 materials fee paid to the instructor

    Carol Lerseth  
    May. 17-Aug. 16
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    Tues 6-9pm Past_exhib_class_full
  • Needle Felting • TXWK162A99

    Class / 14 sessions / $275 / Rm 202 / Wed 6-9pm / May 18-Aug 17  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 reference images of your favorite anima...

    Wendy Kamai  
    May. 18-Aug. 17
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    Wed 6-9pm Past_exhib_wkamai_felt_03__1_
  • Shibori and Indigo Dyeing • TXGT162W94

    Workshop / 4 sessions / $110 / Annex / Sat 10am–1pm / May 14-Jun 4 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 techniques are covered. Sampling and experimentation are enc...

    Gail Toma  
    May. 14-Jun. 4
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    Sat 10am-1pm Past_exhib_class_full