The Ancient Art of Felt Making

 

Felt artist, Kathy Elfers, will be doing a demonstration and presentation about the ancient art of felt making on Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at the Siuslaw Public Library in Florence, Oregon.  She will be in the Bromley Room from 12-2pm and repeating the demonstration from 3-5pm.  If you’ve ever wanted to know the history and how felting works, this is a great demonstration not to be missed!

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Where:  Siuslaw Library, Bromley Room in Florence, Oregon

When:  Saturday, Oct. 29th, 2016 from 12-2pm and again from 3-5pm.

Who:   Kathy Elfers of Kathy Elfers Felt Concepts

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Week 5 Friday Fiber Giveway!

Week 5 – Friday Fiber Give Away!

Quiz Question: 

“Name that sheep and where it’s from!”

First person to answer correctly in the comments of the blog will win the dyed fiber pictured!  Winner announced the following Thursday!  Good luck!

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Upcoming Classes at ETC OCT-NOV 2016

Join us and learn how to spin, felt and weave!

Introduction to Spindle Spinning

Saturday, 10/29/2016  1pm-5pm

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Needle Felting Basics

Tuesday, 11/1/2016  2pm – 4pm

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Feast Art Yarns

Saturday, 11/2/2016    5pm-8pm

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Pine Needle Basket 2-Day Workshop

Saturday and Sunday, 11/5-11/6 2016  10am-3pm

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Shibori Techniques On Leather

Friday and Saturday, 11/11-11/13 2016  10am-4pm

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Rigid Heddle Weaving

Saturday, 11/19/2016   10am-4pm

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WEEK 3 FRIDAY FIBER GIVEWAY!

No correct answer yet!  One day left to guess and win this great roving!

HINT:  

If you were to meet up with this sheep, he would greet you with “G’day mate!”

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We have a beautiful package of 3 oz. roving to offer for our Friday giveaway this week!

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Week 3 Quiz Question:

“WHAT IS THE BREED AND ORIGIN OF THE SHEEP SHOWN IN THE PHOTO?”

The first person that comments the correct answer on the blog will win a 3oz. package of this breed of sheep’s beautiful roving!  Winner will be announced next Thursday!

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