Kids Camp - Fun with Fiber Arts!

June 26-30 ~ 8:30-11:30 a.m.
Explore the many different things we can make with textiles including an indigo dyed t-shirt, a printed tote bag, an appliquéd pillow & more. We’ll even try our hands... or arms(!) at arm knitting.
Ages : 5-12 • Teacher: Carol Reed

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Saturday, July 1 - "Fun with Fiber 2.0, The Adult Camp"

Think you’re kids are having all the fun and wish you could go to camp again.  Join us for this 1-day workshop of Fiber Art Camp for adults! We’ll squeeze in the highlights of the kids week including indigo dyeing, weaving and textile printing.  We’ll even do some arm knitting if we have time. 

We will take an hour break for lunch.  Bring your own or go to one of Carlisle’s many wonderful restaurants

Saturday, July 1 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.

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July 8 - "Oil Painting Experience – the Adult Camp"

Escape your summer work and attend this 1 day workshop that covers most of the Oil Painting Experience class - for those new to Oil Painting or just a bit rusty. We will play with oil paint, it’s associated mediums and tools and learn about color mixing, glazing and texture while completing several paintings.

Material list to be provided

We will take an hour break for lunch.  Bring your own or go to one of Carlisle’s many wonderful restaurants

Saturday July 8th from 9:00 3:00 p.m.

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Saturday December 9, “Indigo Dyed Gifts for the Holidays!”

It’s fast, it’s magical and it’s everyone’s favorite blue. Come explore various resist methods while creating some great gifts. We will be using a synthetic indigo vat to dye 2 pairs of bamboo socks and a cotton knit infinity (circle) Scarf.  Additional pairs of socks($4.00 each) and scarves($7.50 each) will be available for purchase if you want to make more gifts.

9:30 to Noon, although you will finish sooner if not doing additional gifts

**Will be held at Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen, 335 N. Queen St., Lancaster, PA**

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Previous Classes Taught:

  • Indigo Dyeing
  • Dyeing with Fiber Reactive Dyes
  • Textile Printing with Craft Foam
  • Oil Painting Experience
  • Art with Unconventional Materials
  • Simple Batik
  • Shibori
  • Marbling on fabric
  • Create a Sketchbook
  • Finger Painting for Adults
  • Basic Drawing
  • Color Theory