The Beauty & Depth of Layered Shibori


  • April 1, 2017 - April 8, 2017
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Shibori is the art of tying, wrapping and clamping fabric to make resist patterns. In this two-session class, you will learn a variety of Shibori processes and surface treatments to create beautiful wearable or home decor pieces. In the first session you will learn basic techniques such as folding and clamping, pole winding and wrapping, (more…)

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5707 Gunbarrel Road, Longmont, Colorado, 80503

Spoon Carving: Ancient Craftsmanship


  • April 8, 2017
    1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Almost every nation on earth has carved spoons, as part of a rich history of folk arts, or arts of the common folk.  Join us for this beautiful and peaceful craft in our spoon carving workshop with master carver, Kent Young.  You will leave with the spoon you carve in class. First and foremost participants (more…)

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9421 N. 63rd Street, Longmont, Colorado, 80503

Goat’s Milk Soap from Scratch: Cold-Process Soap Making


  • April 29, 2017
    2:00 pm

The first concrete evidence we have of a soap-like substance is dated around 2800 BC..  The first soap makers were Babylonians, Mesopotamians, Egyptians, as well as the ancient Greeks and Romans. All of them made soap by mixing fat, oils and salts. At that time, soap wasn’t made and used for bathing and personal hygiene, (more…)

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1650 Yellow Pine Avenue, Boulder, Colorado, 80304

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