Calendar

 For a complete list of programs : 2018-2019 PROGRAM SCHEDULE – printable pdf

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Shibori: The Art of Japanese Tie Dye Instructor: Janice Patrignani
Shibori: The Art of Japanese Tie Dye Instructor: Janice Patrignani @ Touchstone Center for Crafts
Aug 31 – Sep 2 all-day
Immerse yourself in shibori, the ancient Japanese fiber art of bound resist dyeing using techniques of stitching, binding, folding, clamping, and wrapping. In one weekend, we will learn how glorious color, texture, and design can[...]
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Knit and Crochet group 1:00 pm
Knit and Crochet group @ Squirrel Hill Carnegie Library
Sep 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
  Just a reminder that the Knit & Crochet group serves to broaden the skills and interests of its members through shared knowledge and enthusiasm. Open to all skill levels. Contact Kitty Savel for more information[...]
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Show, Share & Critique 3:00 pm
Show, Share & Critique @ Eastminster Presbyterian Church
Sep 21 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Critique: Bring completed or in-progress projects to share for inspiration or ideas. Entrance is on Station Street. To get to the church, turn into Harvard Street from North Highland Avenue. The free, church parking lot[...]
Guild Meeting / Opening Season Event: Presentation by Jim Arendt 7:00 pm
Guild Meeting / Opening Season Event: Presentation by Jim Arendt @ Eastminster Presbyterian Church
Sep 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jim Arendt is an artist whose work explores the shifting paradigms of labor and place through materials that resonate with work and the people engaged in it. Influenced by the radical reshaping of the rural[...]
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Workshop: Jim Arendt. Rise Up! 3D Fiber Techniques 10:00 am
Workshop: Jim Arendt. Rise Up! 3D Fiber Techniques @ SCC Strip District
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Explore traditional and experimental fabric manipulation techniques to give your art a new dimension. This workshop will address applique, resin forming, couching, dimensional folding, and rivet smocking that can be adapted to your art practices.
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Opening Reception: Membership Exhibition “Inspired!”, Artist Talks & Tour 1:00 pm
Opening Reception: Membership Exhibition “Inspired!”, Artist Talks & Tour @ Harlan Gallery, Seton Hill University
Sep 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Exhibition Dates: September 23 – October 18 Location: Harlan Gallery, Seton Hill University, in Greensburg, PA. Artist Talks, Awards and Tour of the Art Center at 2:00 pm
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Workshop: Amber Coppings—Surface Design: Handmade to Digital 10:00 am
Workshop: Amber Coppings—Surface Design: Handmade to Digital @ Society for Contemporary Craft
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
This is a two Saturday workshop, September 29 & October 6. Students will learn to create a sampler of shibori hand-dyed fabrics based on their simple sketches from the first session. Then use their fabric[...]
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