To sign up for a workshop use add to cart button
or print and mail in registration form at bottom of this page
Please wear a mask when stopping by or
coming for a workshop if you haven't been vaccinated.
We will use social distancing, masks and
hand sanitizers to keep all of us as safe
as we can from the COVID virus
if there is a material fee listed, be sure to make your choice in the drop down menu when adding the workshop to your cart.
Please contact me with any questions
Paint Your Yarn -
All workshops are limited to 4 people at this time
Contact me to arrange an alternate date
Sunday September 19 AM 9:00 am to noon Paint Your Wool Yarn or Wool Fiber
Sunday September 19 PM 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Paint Your Wool Yarn or Wool Fiber
Sunday,October 24 11:00 am to 4:00 pm Paint Your Tencel Warp and Weft for Weaving
TBD 11:00 am to 4:00 pm Paint Your Wool Warp and Weft for Weaving
Paint Your Wool Yarn
Instructor: Nancy Wilson
Class size limited to 4 people. Choose morning or afternoon
on the following days. If you would like another time contact me and we can set up a date.
Sunday September 19 - AM - 9:00 to noon
Sunday September 19 - PM - 1:00 to 4:00
Workshop Cost: $35
Material Fee: see choices below
$5 material fee if using your own wool yarn**)
(you may choose to dye up to 2 skeins of yarn for the additional materials fee)
Beginners encouraged and welcome
You will need: OLD clothes that can get dirty and dish washing gloves
If you like, bring your knitting or crochet to work on when the yarn is going through a heat process
Take home a beautifully dyed skein of yarn.
In this workshop you will paint the yarn you choose with premixed dyes meant especially for dyeing protein fibers such as wool, silk and alpaca.
The yarn you choose to dye will be pre mordanted and ready for you to start painting.
Use your creation from Lost Art Workshops or on a project of your choice.
Choose your yarn when registering
Select up to 2 skeins of yarn to paint in the 3 hour workshop.
**If you choose to dye your own wool yarn. check with studio for instructions on how to prepare for dyeing. there will be a $5 material fee to select when registering for class
Choose the yarn you'd like to dye and
Add up to 2 additional skeins of yarn to dye in workshop
select and add to cart from options below
Paint Your Wool Warp and Weft for Weaving
Instructor: Nancy Wilson
Workshop Cost: $65
Materials: Pre-wound and ready to dye Merino Wool warp 3 yards in length
8" wide at 8 epi and a 200 yard skein of yarn for weft - Cost $40
12" wide at 8 epi and a 300 yard skein of yarn for weft - Cost $50
Bring your own wool warp and weft yarn Cost: $10
Contact studio about pre mordanting your yarn
Workshop includes everything you need to create your weaving warp and weft to make a colorful scarf.
Begin by using dyes to design the colors you like on the warp as it is stretched out on a table. Then using the same or different dyes you will dye the weft yarn.
This combination will create your one of a kind scarf.
The weaving can be done on a rigid heddle loom or floor loom.