FAIRBANKS WEAVERS' & SPINNERS' GUILD

2018 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
Please note a new EMAIL ADDRESS
To Register: Call 452-7737 or Email fairbanksweavers@gmail.com -- Then send in your registration form

SIGN UP WITH FRIENDS & CARPOOL

Spaces still available in all classes - new classes may have been 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
Janlee Irving
Fiber Artist

Sherrill Peterson
Felting

Pat Costello
Weaving
Oljanna Kind
Print and Paint

Peggy Birkenbeal
Zentangle

Amy Mackinaw
Surface Design


Sewing & Quilting


Drawing & Watercolor

Rebecca Missler
Rock Science
& Art

Penny Wakefield
Mixed Media Artist
Machine Sewing

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
21 - 25

9am-12
6 - 9
Art III: Felting Fiber Fun NEW
Create small felted projects with wool and fibers to make shapes and fairy flowers, arm bands, hair ties and felted soaps & balls
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 I 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
6 - 9
Art I: Weaving
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
8 - 15 Zentangle Drawing NEW
A method of drawing to create structural patterns, filling space and creating beautiful designs . Projects include window & wall hanging & cards.
1pm-4 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 scultpture, a painted rock and go home with a Petoskey Stone.

May 29 to
June 1
FOUR DAYS ONLY

9am-12
6 - 15

3 ways to create Design 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 classes.

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.
9am-12
8 - 15
Soft World of Animal Toys
Design & make patterns for soft toys. Alaskan fish, bear, & a rabbit.
1pm-4
6 - 9
Zentangle Drawing NEW
A method of drawing to create structural patterns, filling space and creating beautiful designs . Projects include window & wall hanging & cards.
1pm-4
9 - 15
Machine Sewing V: Zips & Buttonholes
Teaches machine operation & basic sewing skills to insert zippers and buttonholes for small jewelry bags and buttonholes on a vest.
1pm-4
8-15
Print/Paper Design NEW
Techniques used for printing/stamping and stencils used to create unique designs on t-shirts, fabric and paper.

June
4 - 8

 

9am-12
6 - 9
Art II: Drawing & Watercolor
Presents beginning drawing exercises in line, form & value for developing drawing skills using pencil & watercolor.
9am-12
9 - 15
Berry Room Birds in Flight or nested
Create a flock of Alaskan birds either perched or in flight with colorful patterned fabrics.
9am-12
8 - 15
Creative Basketry
Teaches basic coiled, plaited & twined basketry from flat & round reed, paper, birch & yarn.
1pm-4
6 - 9
Fantasy Costumes
Create make-believe costumes reflecting royalty with capes & crowns and ears & tails of the animal world.
1pm-4
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
9 - 15
Machine Sewing III: Quilt Blocks Design
Design and paper piece a variety of quilt blocks for a wall hanging. Paper piecing used for crazy patchwork and quilt blocks for a FAIR ENTRY
June
11 - 15
9am-12
6 - 9
Art I: Weaving
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
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
Art IV: Print/Paper Surface Design NEW
Techniques used for printing/stamping and stencils used to create unique designs on t-shirts, fabric and paper.
1pm-4
6 - 9
Zentangle Drawing NEW
A method of drawing to create structural patterns, filling space and creating beautiful designs . Projects include window & wall hanging & cards.
1pm-4
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
8 - 15
Bead: Dreamcatchers aka Suncatchers
Design your own sun or dreamcatcher that will sparkle with colorful beads & finish with a twisted fringe.

June
18 - 22

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.
9am-12
9 - 15
Machine Sewing III: Pattern & Fabric
Learn how to read a pattern and create a summber dress or skirt from a purchased paper.
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
Creative Basketry
Teaches basic coiled, plaited & twined basketry from flat & round reed, paper, birch & yarn.
June
25 - 29
9am-12
6 - 9
Art IV: Print/Paper Design NEW
Techniques used for printing/stamping and stencils used to create unique designs on t-shirts, fabric and paper.
9am-12
9 - 15
Machine Sewing IV: Summer Sundresses
Design and paper piece a variety of quilt blocks for a wall hanging. Paper piecing used for crazy patchwork and quilt blocks for a FAIR ENTRY
1pm-4
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.
1pm-4
8 - 15
Bead: Loom Design NEW
Learn how to make your own loom and the basics in bead weaving for a bracelet, hair barrett or pin.
1pm-4
8 - 15

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

1pm-4
8 - 15
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.
July 30 . August 3
9am-12
6- 9
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
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
Fantasy Costumes
Create make-believe costumes reflecting royalty, (Capes & crowns) and ears & tails of the animal world.
1pm-4
8 - 15

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

 
1pm-4
8 - 15
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.
Aug.
6 - 10
9am-12
6 - 9
Explore Clay
Experience techniques for building objects from clay. creating 2 & 3 D potssoap dishes and objects for pins, . A colorful glaze will be applied before firing.
9am-12
9 - 15
Machine Sewing III: Small Quilts
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.
1pm-4
6 - 9
Art IV: Print/Paper Design NEW
Techniques used for printing/stamping and stencils used to create unique designs on t-shirts, fabric and paper.
1pm-4
8 - 15
Bead: Stars & Snowflakes Learn beading techniques that create snowflakes, stars or holiday ornaments.
1pm-4
8 - 15
Cartoon Character Drawing NEW
Develop and create characters to make a cartoon single frame or strip.

REGISTRATION & AUTHORIZATION FORM


Classes & Dates for AGES 6 - 9


July 30 9am - 12pm
August 6 9am - 12pm

6 - 9
Explore clay

June 4 1pm - 4pm
July 30 1pm - 4pm

6 - 9
Fantasy Costumes
May 29 9am - 12pm
6 - 15
3 ways of creating Fabric Design NEW
not this year
6 - 9
Nature Printing, Flower pounding

May 21 1pm -4pm
June 11 9am - 12pm

6 - 9
Art I: Weaving


June 4
9am - 12pm

June 18
1pm-4pm

6 - 9
Art II: Drawing & Watercolor

May 21 1pm-4pm
May 29 1pm-4pm
June 11
1pm-4pm

8-15
6 - 9
6 - 9

Zentangle Drawing
May 21 9am - 12pm
6 - 9
Art III: Felt, Fiber Fun NEW

June 11 9am - 12pm
June 25 9am - 12pm
August 6
1pm-4pm

6 - 9
Art IV: Print/Paper Design NEW
June 25 1pm-4pm
6 - 9
Art V: 3 D Funky Art NEW
not this year
6 - 9
Art VI: Aquatic or Zoo Mobiles
June 18 9am -12pm
6 - 9
Art VII: Puppets & Art Action Dolls
Classes & Dates for AGES 8 - 15
May 29 9am - 12pm
6 - 15
3 ways of creating Fabric Design NEW
May 21 9am-12pm
8 -15
Bead: Animal World
May 29 9am-12pm
8 -15
Bead: Garden Delights NEW
June 4 1pm-4pm
8 -15
Bead: Peyote Treasure Bag
June 11 1pm-4pm
8 -15
Bead: Suncatchers aka Dreamcatcher
June 18 9am-12pm
8 -15
Bead: Fairy Figures & forms

not this year

8 -15
Bead: Daisy Chains
June 25 1pm-4pm
8 -15
Bead: Bead Loom designs NEW
July 30 9am-12pm
8 -15
Bead: Sea Creatures
August 6 1pm-4pm
8 -15
Bead: Stars & Snowflakes, NEW
June 4 9am-12pm
June 18
1pm-4pm
8 -15
Creative Basketry

August 6
1pm-4pm
8 -15
Cartoon Character Drawing NEW
May 29 1pm - 4pm
June 11
9am - 12pm
8 -15
Print/Paper Design NEW
May 21 1pm-4pm
8 -15 Science & ART of Rocks NEW
June 25 1pm - 4pm
July 30
1pm - 4pm

8 -15
Sewing & Quilting
May 29 9am - 12pm
8 -15
Soft World Animal Toys
June 11 9am - 12pm
June 25
1pm - 4pm
July 30 1pm - 4pm
8 -15
Weaving I & Loom Projects

May 21 1pm-4pm

8 -15
Zentangle Drawing
Classes & Dates for AGES 9 - 15
June 4 9am - 12pm
9 -15
Berry Room Birds
not this year
9 -15
Books, Boxes & 3 D
not this year
9 -15
Explore Digital Camera
not this year
9 -15
Fantasy Drawing
May 21 9am - 12pm
July 30 9am - 12pm
9 -15
Machine Sewing I: Basic techniques for pillow, book bag or shorts
June 11 1pm - 4pm
July 30
9am - 12pm
9 -15
Machine Sewing II: Skirts & Shorts
June 4 1pm - 4pm
August 6
9am - 12pm
9 -15
Machine Sewing III: Quilt Block Design
June 25 9am - 12pm
9 -15
Machine Sewing IV: Summer Sundress NEW
May 29 1pm - 4pm

9 -15
Machine Sewing V: Zips & Buttons for Bags
June 18 9am - 12pm
9 -15
Machine Sewing VI: Pattern & fabric
not this year
9 -15
Woodcarving

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