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Thursday, October 2nd:
Mini-Morning Workshop: “Travel bags”. Click HERE for supply list. 9:30-11:30 a.m., Bethesda Covenant Church, 2101 E. State St., Rockford, IL
Program: Lenore Crawford (website)
1:00 p.m. – “Fusing/Fabric Painting to Create an Art Quilt”
7:00 p.m. – “Award Winning Techniques for Fusing Fabric”
Bethesda Covenant Church, 2101 E. State St., Rockford, IL
Friday, October 3rd:
Workshop: “Fusing and Fabric Painting to Create Realistic Fabric Art” with Lenore Crawford (6 hours). Using supplied patterns, students will learn Lenore’s fusing method. Painting will be introduced, as well. Supplies fee $15. You will also need to visit the web site to decide on a pattern in advance in order to have the fabrics listed on the web site available for class. Click HERE for supply list. 9:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m., Swedish American Heart Hospital.
Saturday, October 4th:
Workshop: “Mini Blended Fabric Art Collages” with Lenore Crawford (3 hours). Using tiny pieces of fabric and tweezers, students will create miniature blended designs to take home and frame. Fabric paints are used on strips of fabrics to create the birch trees. I will supply fabrics, fabric paints, muslin, and scraps for creating trees. Finished size of minis can be 4″ x 6″ or 6″ x 8″, which can be matted on 8″ x 10″ or 11″ x 14″ mat board (or even larger if desired) to be framed. A $20 supplies fee required. Click HERE for supply list. 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Swedish American Heart Hospital.
Saturday, October 18th:
SPAM Workshop: “Applique”. 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., Cherry Valley Library