Friday, August 13, 2010

Fall Fiber Workshop -- Oct. 9

For all those interested in spinning, weaving, knitting, felting, and more!

Fall Fiber Arts Workshop
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
James Island County Park

Beryl Tippen, former New England Shepherdess, frequent judge at sheep shows, coordinator of countless sheep-to-shawl events, currently living in Calabash, NC and teaching knitting in the Myrtle Beach area, will lead sessions on:

Breeds of Sheep for Spinning/Knitting
Preparing and Working with Raw Fiber
Painting with Wool (a needle felting technique)

Give yourself a day to nurture your creative spirit with fellow fiberart-lovers in a beautiful, Lowcounty setting.
There will be demonstrations of weaving on rigid heddle and floor looms, rug braiding, spinning with wheels or with drop spindles, and more.

PFAG Members: $20     Non-Members: $35
Fee includes materials, gate entrance and lunch

Print out, complete and mail to register by Oct. 1