FAIRBANKS WEAVERS' & SPINNERS' GUILD

2019 YOUTH SUMMER FIBER ARTS PROGRAM

LOCATION: Weaving Studio, Room 219, 516 2nd Avenue
FEE: $90 per 5-day session, $80 for 4-day session -- includes snack
Noon hour supervision fee: $10 extra
Arrangements can be made for early arrival or late pickup: Fee: $10

Registration begins IMMEDIATELY, Call 452-7737 OR email
To Register: Call 452-7737 or Email fairbanksweavers@gmail.com -- Then send in your registration form

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Spaces available in all classes - new classes may be added so check back occasionally - Check out the photos of class projects.
Please call the Weaving Studio at 452-7737 for more information.
Teachers this summer are:
Celia Cheney
Beading
Krista Holbrook
Basketry

Rebecca Missler
Rock Science
& Art

Pat Costello
Weaving
Janlee Irving
Fiber Artist

Penny Wakefield
Mixed Media Artist
Machine Sewing
Sewing & Quilting
Steffi Ickert Bond
Lumen Plant Printing

Amy Mackinaw
Surface Design



REGISTRATION & AUTHORIZATION FORM


DATES
TIME
AGE

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION
Remember all projects can be a FAIR ENTRY
Click on the highlighted class titles or words for a photo of a class project.

May
20 - 24

9am-12
6- 15
Explore Clay
Experience techniques for building objects from clay, creating 2 & 3 D pots for soap dishes and small objects for pins, ornament or necklace.
9am-12
8 -15
Bead: Sea Creatures
Use a variety of beading techniques with thread & wire to create starfish, jellyfish and fantasy fish, clams with real pearls.
9am-12
9 - 15

WOOD CARVING NEW
Learn the basic woodworking tool use & techniques to create a relief carving for a small wall hanging. Specific types of trees best for carving, grain of the wood project designs.
NEW One class only

1pm-4
6 - 15
Art I: Weaving and Loom Projects
Explores a variety of fun activities where you make your very own weaving loom, dye wool yarn with Kool-Aid to weave on hand or foot powered looms to make your very own cloth.
1pm-4
9 - 15
Machine Sewing I & II: Learn how to sew
Teaches machine operation & basic sewing skills to make a book or tote bag, 9 patch pillow, shorts/skirt.
Intermediate & advanced sewers will work on advanced projects while improving sewing skills on sewing curves & topstitching creating a reversible vest or accessories for summer activiites.
1pm-4
8 - 15
Creative Basketry
Teaches basic coiled, plaited & twined basketry from flat & round reed, paper, birch & yarn.

May
28 - 31
FOUR DAYS ONLY

9am-12
6 - 15

Create & Print Designs on Fabric: NEW
3 methods to create design on fabric by printing your own colorful designs and patterns on fabric and paper. Make an artful apron, tote bag, bandana and t-shirt using block printing, marbling, rubbings and more.
Older children are Welcome in this class.

9am-12 8 - 15 Science & Art of Rocks NEW
Explore the science of rock identification with a geologist and learn what they are made from or what ancient species maybe contained within the rock. Bring your collection or start one now. Create your own personal rock sculpture called a Inuksuk. You might have a piece of an ancient coral reef or a rock that will be great for a colorful Mandala. Projects include a small stone sculpture.
9am-12
8 - 15
Bead: Garden Flowers aka: Garden Delights
Surprise friends as your garden grows with beaded flowers around the rim of your straw hat, hair barrett or pin or to put in a handmade vase.
1pm-4
6 - 9
Fantasy Costumes
Create make-believe costumes reflecting royalty with capes & crowns and ears & tails of the animal world.
1pm-4
9 - 15
Berry Room Birds in Flight or nested
Create a flock of Alaskan birds, either perched or in flight with colorful patterned fabrics.
1pm-4
9 - 15
Machine Sewing V: Bags & Mug Rugs
Teaches machine operation & basic sewing skills while making small bags and mug rugs for your drinks.

June
3 - 7

 

9am-12
6 - 15
Art I: Weaving and Loom Projects
Explores a variety of fun activities where you make your very own weaving loom, dye wool yarn with Kool-Aid to weave on hand or foot powered looms to make your very own cloth.
9am-12
8 - 15
Bead: Dreamcatchers aka Suncatchers
Design your own sun or dreamcatcher that will sparkle with colorful beads & finish with a twisted fringe.
9am-12
9 - 15
Machine Sewing II: SKIRTS & SHORTS
Teaches machine operation & basic sewing skills to make a variety of skirts for casual & special occasions. A new look for the school year. Experience sewing lace and making ruffles for a tiered skirt.
1pm-4
6 - 9
Art II: Drawing & Watercolor
Presents beginning drawing exercises in line, form & value for developing drawing skills using pencil & watercolor.
1pm-4 8 - 15 Lumen Printing with plants NEW
Try your hand at sun printing plants, leaves & lace to create a print on out of date photo paper.
1pm-4
9 - 15
Books, Boxes, Popup Engineering NEW
Become a paper engineer creating boxes, sketch books and cards that popup to be viewed and enjoyed.
June
10 - 14
9am-12
6 - 9
Art VII: Puppets & Art Dolls - Action figures
Create, decorate & adorn several character dolls or puppets with beads, ribbons & embroidery. Create your very own action fiqure
9am-12
8 - 15
Bead: Figures & Fairy Forms NEW
Use beading techniques to create figures, forms and shapes to decorate a hat, pin or create a necklace.
1pm-4 6 - 15 Flower Printing & Pressing NEW
Discover plant identification, parts of a flower, how to press flowers and find the colors hidden within the flower petals. Making cards, prints and a guide book.
1pm-4
9 - 15
Machine Sew III: Small Quilts and Quilt Blocks
Design and paper piece a variety of quilt blocks for a wall hanging. Paper piecing used for crazy patchwork and quilt blocks for a small quilt.

June
17 - 21

9am-12
6 - 9
Sewing & Quilting
Explore hand sewing, applique & quilt piecing for a wall hanging or pillow and a crazy patchwork purse, pillow or wall hanging
9am-12 8 - 15 Belts, Bands and Leather work NEW
Learn how to tie knots that create a series of belts and bands also with leather work.
9am-12
8 - 15
Bead: Stars & Snowflakes Learn beading techniques that create snowflakes, stars or holiday ornaments.
1pm-4
6 - 9

. Fantasy Costumes
Create make-believe costumes reflecting royalty, (Capes & crowns) and ears & tails of the animal world.

1pm-4
9 - 15
Machine Sewing VI: Pattern & Fabric
Learn how to read a pattern and create a summber dress or skirt from a purchased paper.
June
24 - 28
9am-12
6 - 9
Art V: 3 D Funky Art NEW
Treasures made from personal and found objects for frames, mobiles and small 3 D sculptures for the garden or door or wall hangings from raven nest rejects.
9am-12
6 - 15
Art I: Weaving & Fair Loom Projects for the FAIR
Learn an age-old craft of making cloth on simple & complex looms for purses, pillows & mats. Advanced weavers can plan a special project or work on pre-warped looms for a fair entry or earn a textile badge.
9am-12
8 - 15
Bead: Loom Designs NEW
Learn how to make your own loom and the basics in bead weaving for a bracelet, hair barrett or pin.
1pm-4
6 - 9

Sewing & Quilting
Explore hand sewing, applique & quilt piecing for a wall hanging or pillow and a purse/pillow.

1pm-4
8 - 15
Bead: Bead Embroidery NEW
Learn the techniques in beading a design on cloth.
1pm-4
9 - 15
Machine Sewing IV: Summer Sundresses
Build on your skills by making quick summer sundresses
August
5 - 9
9am-12
6 - 9
Art IV: Print/Paper & Popup Design NEW
Techniques used for printing/stamping and stencils used to create unique designs on t-shirts, fabric and paper and popups created by small cuts in cards..
9am-12
6 - 15
Art I: Weaving & Loom Projects
Learn an age-old craft of making cloth on simple & complex looms for purses, pillows & mats. Advanced weavers can plan a special project or work on pre-warped looms for a fair entry or earn a textile badge.
9am-12
8 - 15
Bead: Peyote Treasure Bag Necklace
Design and create a small treasure bag for earrings or a larger bag for a necklace as you learn the peyote bead stitch. Create a flat bead strap for a necklace
1pm-4
6 - 9

Sewing & Quilting
Explore hand sewing, applique & quilt piecing for a wall hanging or pillow and a purse/pillow.

1pm-4
9 - 15
Machine Sewing II: SKIRTS & SHORTS
Teaches machine operation & basic sewing skills to make a variety of skirts or shorts for casual & special occasions. A new look for the school year. Experience sewing lace and making ruffles for a tiered skirt.
Aug.
12 - 16
9am-12
6- 15
Explore Clay
Experience techniques for building objects from clay, creating 2 & 3 D pots for soap dishes and small objects for pins, ornament or necklace.
9am-12
8 - 15
Bead: Animal World & Critters
Lizards, snakes & spiders are created in a variety of beading techniques using thread & wire.
9am-12
9 - 15
Machine Sewing IV: Sun & Party Dresses NEW
Build on your skills by making quick summer sun and party sundresses
1pm-4
6 - 9
Fantasy Costumes
Create make-believe costumes reflecting royalty, (Capes & crowns) and ears & tails of the animal world.
1pm-4
8 - 15
Soft World of Animal Toys
Design & make patterns for soft toys. Alaskan fish, bear, & a rabbit.

REGISTRATION & AUTHORIZATION FORM

Classes & Dates for AGES 6 - 9


May 20 9am - 12pm
August 12 9am - 12pm

6 - 15
Explore clay

May 28 1pm - 4pm
June 17
1pm - 4pm
August 12 1pm - 4pm

6 - 9
Fantasy Costumes
May 28 9am - 12pm
6 - 15
Creating & Printing on Fabric Design NEW
June 10 1pm - 4pm
6 - 15

Flower Power in Printing & pressing

May 20 1pm -4pm
June 3 9am - 12pm
June 24 9am - 12pm
August 5
9am - 12pm

6 - 15
Art I: Weaving & Loom Project

June 3 1pm-4pm

6 - 9
Art II: Drawing & Watercolor

August 5 9am - 12pm

6 - 9
Art IV: Print/Paper Design NEW
June 24 9am - 12pm
6 - 9
Art V: 3 D Funky Art NEW

June 17 9am - 12pm
June 24 1pm -4pm
August 5 1pm-4pm

6-9
Sewing and Quilting
June 10 9am -12pm
6 - 9
Art VII: Puppets & Art Action
Classes & Dates for AGES 8 - 15

May 20 1pm -4pm
June 3 9am - 12pm
June 24 9am - 12pm
August 5
9am - 12pm

6 - 15
Art I: Weaving & Loom Projects
May 28 9am - 12pm
6 - 15
Creating & Printing Fabric Design NEW
August 12 9am-12pm
8 -15
Bead: Animal World
June 24 1pm - 4pm
8 -15
Bead: Bead Embroidery NEW
May 28 9am-12pm
8 -15
Bead: Garden Delights
August 5 9am-12pm
8 -15
Bead: Peyote Treasure Bag
June 3 9am-12pm
8 -15
Bead: Suncatchers aka Dreamcatcher
June 10 9am-12pm
8 -15
Bead: Fairy Figures & forms
June 24 9am-12pm
8 -15
Bead: Bead Loom designs NEW
May 20 9am-12pm
8 -15
Bead: Sea Creatures
June 17 9am-12pm
8 -15
Bead: Stars & Snowflakes, NEW
June 17 9am -12pm
8 - 15
Belts, Bands and Leather works
May 20 1pm-4pm
8 -15
Creative Basketry
August 5 9am- 12pm
June 11
9am - 12pm
8 -15
Print/Paper Design & Popup NEW
June 10 1pm - 4pm
6 -15
Flower Power in Printing & pressing
June 3 1pm - 4pm
8 - 15
Lumen Printing with plants
May 28 9am - 12pm
8 -15
Science & ART of Rocks NEW
Aug 12 1pm -4pm
8- 15
Soft World of Animal Toys
Classes & Dates for AGES 9 - 15
May 28 1pm - 4pm
9 -15
Berry Room Birds in flight
June 3 1pm - 4pm
9 -15
Books, Boxes & 3 D & Popup Engineering
May 20 1pm - 4pm
9 -15
Machine Sewing I: Basic techniques
for pillow, book bag or shorts
June 3 9am - 12pm
August 5 1pm - 4pm
9 -15
Machine Sewing II: Skirts & Short
June 10 1pm - 4pm
9 -15
Machine Sewing III: Quilt Block Design

June 24 1pm-4pm
August 12 9am - 12pm

9 -15
Machine Sewing IV: Summer Sundress NEW
May 28 1pm - 4pm

9 -15
Machine Sewing V: Bags & Mug Rugs NEW
June 17 1pm - 4pm
9 -15
Machine Sewing VI: Pattern & fabric
May 20 9am - 12pm
9 -15
Woodcarving NEW


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