Abstract art meets fiber in this hands-on workshop! Learn how to work with nuno felt, a modern wet felt technique featuring wool and natural silk, and how combining the two materials allows room for abstract expression. Create a piece of fiber wall art using your own summer flowers that will last. Bring your best flower power vibe and your imagination! Students will create a panel painted with their vision of summer florals that can be mounted and framed or hung by a dowel. No prior experience required.
This class is appropriate for ages 18+.
This class will take place indoors at Rochester Brainery located at 176 Anderson Ave. F109, Rochester, NY 14607.
Live subtitles will be available upon request during this class. If you would like to request a sign language interpreter, or will be attending class with an aide please fill out our contact form. Please also let us know if you have any preferences (seating, vision access, etc).
About the teacher:
Tami Fuller is a modern fiber artist and educator, working out of East Aurora. Her studio work integrates the traditional foundations of hand-constructed processes with modern technique, using foreign objects and metal as she explores provocative concepts related to female life and experiences. Tami is passionate about inspiring and empowering a new generation of creators by teaching the fiber arts in new, modern contexts which are still strongly rooted in traditional technique. She teaches retreats and workshops throughout the North East and the Pacific Northwest, where her family has a large sheep farm that specializes in breeding rare breeds of sheep. She has shown in several group shows, and her work has received awards from NY Sheep and Wool.
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