Shibori Dye Class at SMU CAPE
Sep
21
12:00 PM12:00

Shibori Dye Class at SMU CAPE

Location: SMU CAPE, Dallas TX

Discover shibori, a traditional method of creating designs through folding and dyeing fabric. Learn and practice simple shibori dye techniques and process as you create your own work of fiber art. You’ll leave this workshop with two cotton pillow covers with unique designs that you create. No prior experience is necessary to join us and jumpstart your creativity.

https://go.smu.edu/search/publicCourseSearchDetails.do?method=load&courseId=725...

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Nui Shibori Method:  Silk Scarves
Sep
28
12:00 PM12:00

Nui Shibori Method: Silk Scarves

Nui Shibori is an ancient technique which uses fine stitching to create resists for dyeing beautiful patterns in textiles. Participants will have the opportunity to stitch and dye two silk scarves  and several samples in this workshop where we will use Nui Shibori techniques to create beautiful abstract designs on fine silk scarves.

Location: SMU CAPE Learning

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Weaving Meetup!  Free!
Oct
3
6:00 PM18:00

Weaving Meetup! Free!

Come and meet up with other weaving enthusiasts. Bring your curiosity, your questions, and your loom if you like. We will be planning our next series of evening workshops in my home studio, and it’s a great chance to learn about what’s involved in weaving on a rigid heddle (or other!) loom. Feel free to bring a friend. Contact me at tisse.wovens@gmail.com if you have questions.

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Indigo Dye!  A New Twist on an Old Method
Oct
5
1:00 PM13:00

Indigo Dye! A New Twist on an Old Method

Learn to use Indigo dye to create your very own wearable art!  Indigo Dye is one of the oldest types of dye, used all over the world.  In this workshop we will use a new product--- synthetic indigo, to achieve the same look as naturally sourced indigo.   Each participant will go home with two silk scarves and several samples.  The indigo process is unique!   All materials and supplies will be provided.  Participants are asked to bring rubber kitchen gloves (or disposable gloves), an iron, and a blow dryer if they have these items.   You may also bring two additional pieces of a natural (non-animal) fiber from home to dye (cotton/silk/linen). 

Location: SMU, CAPE Learning

https://go.smu.edu/search/publicCourseSearchDetails.do;jsessionid=AA1BCBFC9B454088CCFF44AFA1D12386?method=load&courseId=899101

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Urban Artists' Market:  Fall and Holiday!
Oct
11
to Oct 12

Urban Artists' Market: Fall and Holiday!

The Urban Artist Market is scheduled for October 11-12, 2019 at the Addison Conference and Theatre Centre in Addison, Texas and will feature regionally-sourced art, sculpture, pottery, fiber art, jewelry, libations and desserts that are handcrafted and presented by the artisan community. I will be showing a wide variety of my work: shawls, scarves, table linens, handbags, and other fashion accessories. I hope you will come!

Source:: https://www.urbanartistmarket.com/attend/

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Urban Artist Market

features Tissé Designs

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Shibori Dye:  Pillow Covers
Oct
27
1:00 PM13:00

Shibori Dye: Pillow Covers

Learn to use simple painting and dye techniques to create beautiful throw pillow covers for the home.  Participants will have the opportunity to dye two pre-made cotton throw pillow covers and several samples in this workshop.  We will use shibori folding and resist techniques to create beautiful abstract designs on cotton.  All materials and supplies will be provided.  Participants are asked to bring rubber kitchen gloves (or disposable gloves), an iron, and a blow dryer if they have these items.  Additional pillow covers will be available for a nominal fee, if time allows. 

Location: Creative Arts Center, Laughlin Drive, Dallas, TX

https://www.creativeartscenter.org/workshops-fiber-arts

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Creative Arts Center Weaving Classes
Oct
29
to Nov 19

Creative Arts Center Weaving Classes

Come to the Creative Arts Center of Dallas and learn to weave!

Location: Creative Arts Center, Dallas

Go far beyond the potholder phase! In this class you will use rigid heddle looms to create woven cloth. You will learn to weave using plain weave on a two harness rigid heddle loom. You will be introduced to weaving terminology, equipment, and history while getting step by step guidance to plan and execute your first weaving project. Each student will complete a sample placemat and then choose either two placemats or one scarf to weave. Classes meet each Wed from 6:30-9:30 for four weeks.

Source: https://creativeartscenter.org/classes-workshops/weekly-classes/fiber-arts

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Hill Country Arts & Crafts Fair
Nov
2
to Nov 3

Hill Country Arts & Crafts Fair

Featuring local artisans from Central Texas! Tissé Designs will be offering a wide range of handwoven and hand dyed textiles and accessories for your holiday gifting! Everything from scarves, to shawls, to garments, purses, brooches, handwoven jewelry, and home textiles. . .

Sun City, Georgetown, Texas

https://www.sctexas.org/club/scripts/library/view_document.asp?GRP=26544&NS=MEMFAC&MFID=28060&MFCODE=LA&DN=Fairsbazaars

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Marketplace:  Lovers Lane UMC
Nov
16
to Nov 17

Marketplace: Lovers Lane UMC

  • Lovers Lane United Methodist Church (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Wouldn’t you like to get all of your holiday shopping done in one place? The Market at Lovers Lane will feature outstanding artisans from the Dallas area, with handweaving being represented by Tissé Designs. Anne will be offering a range of gifts at all price points, so be prepared to buy something for that special someone, or for yourself for the cool days ahead!

Lovers Lane United Methodist Church, Dallas, Texas

https://llumc.org/marketplace/home/location/

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Silk Resist Painting
Nov
17
1:00 PM13:00

Silk Resist Painting

Learn to use simple painting – Gutta Resist - and dye techniques to create beautiful images on silk! Participants will have the opportunity to paint and dye two silk scarves and several samples in this workshop. All materials provided!

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Brodnax and Friends Christmas Show and Sale
Dec
6
to Dec 8

Brodnax and Friends Christmas Show and Sale

Come enjoy great food, great music, and great fun while you enjoy the artwork presented by about 30 local artisans at the Randy Brodnax Christmas Show and Sale! Tissé Designs will offer handwoven and hand dyed shawls, garments, scarves and accessories as well as home textiles and handwoven jewelry.

Sons of Hermann Hall, Dallas, Texas

http://www.randybrodnax.com/christmas_show.html

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Come for the Day and Weave a Scarf!
Jul
29
10:00 AM10:00

Come for the Day and Weave a Scarf!

Location: Tissé Designs Studio

Have you ever wanted to try your hand at hand weaving? Well, here’s your chance! We will weave on rigid heddle looms, and you will learn the entire process, going home with a lovely scarf to keep the cold air conditioning at bay. No experience necessary. All materials and equipment are provided. $150

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Shibori Dye Introduction
Jul
27
12:00 PM12:00

Shibori Dye Introduction

Learn to use simple painting and dye techniques to create your very own wearable art!  Participants will have the opportunity to dye two silk scarves  and several samples in this workshop where we will use shibori folding techniques to create beautiful abstract designs on fine silk scarves.

Location: SMU CAPE Learning

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Learn Pick Up Weaving with the Rigid Heddle Loom
Jul
25
to Aug 1

Learn Pick Up Weaving with the Rigid Heddle Loom

Two workshop sessions will lead you through the pick up weaving technique with the rigid heddle loom.

All materials and equipment will be supplied. By the end of the workshop you will know how to do several different types of pick up weaving, to expand your pattern weaving repertoire on this simple but versatile loom! Some basic weaving experience is helpful, but not necessary.

Two Thursdays from 6:30-9:30 PM: 7/25/19 and 8/1/19. $110

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Dye Shibori Silk Scarves
Jun
2
1:00 PM13:00

Dye Shibori Silk Scarves

Discover shibori, a traditional method of creating designs through folding and dyeing fabric. Learn and practice simple shibori dye techniques and process as you create your own work of fiber art. You’ll leave this workshop with three silk scarves with unique designs that you create. No prior experience is necessary to join us and jump start your creativity.

Location: Creative Arts Center of Dallas

Source:: https://creativeartscenter.org/classes-workshops/workshops/fiber-arts

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Learn to Weave on a Multi Harness Loom:  CHT Pre-Conference Workshop
May
29
to May 31

Learn to Weave on a Multi Harness Loom: CHT Pre-Conference Workshop

This three day workshop will take you through the entire process of learning to weave: measuring, warping your loom, weaving several basic twill structures, and more. You will go home with a sampler of your work (or, if you are ambitious, a woven scarf) and all the information you need to keep weaving. Suitable for beginners or others who have not touched a loom in a while!

Location: Contemporary Handweavers of Texas Conference, Fort Worth, Texas

Fee: $185, plus CHT registration required

Source:: https://www.weavetexas.org/conference/classes/

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Color and Weave on the Rigid Heddle Loom
May
2
to Jun 13

Color and Weave on the Rigid Heddle Loom

Advance your rigid heddle weaving to the next level! This series of five classes meets on Thursday evenings. Note we are skipping May 23 and 30. You will learn how to combine colors to make several different designs, including houndstooth, on the RH loom.

One class will be devoted entirely to project planning: how to choose yarns (and colors), determine sett, sample, and calculate needed yardage for your project.

Open to beginners and those with some experience. All materials included. $225

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Apr
27
1:30 PM13:30

Dye Silk Scarves for Mother's Day Gifts (p.m.)!

Have you wanted to make something for your mother/grandmother/special friend? Come to my silk dye workshop and you will go home with three beautiful, hand-dyed silk scarves—two to gift, one to keep! Children age 6-11 (accompanied by an adult) are also welcome. Older kids can be dropped off for the workshop.

Where? At my home studio in Lake Highlands

Cost? $75, includes three silk scarves (additional scarves can be purchased if you have time)

Bring? rubber gloves (disposable are fine), a hair dryer, and wear clothes you don’t mind getting dye on

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Apr
27
9:00 AM09:00

Dye Silk Scarves for Mother's Day Gifts (a.m.)!

Have you wanted to make something for your mother/grandmother/special friend? Come to my silk dye workshop and you will go home with three beautiful, hand-dyed silk scarves—two to gift, one to keep! Children age 6-11 (accompanied by an adult) are also welcome. Older kids can be dropped off for the workshop.

Where? At my home studio in Lake Highlands

Cost? $75, includes three silk scarves (additional scarves can be purchased if you have time)

Bring? rubber gloves (disposable are fine), a hair dryer, and wear clothes you don’t mind getting dye on

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Apr
5
to Apr 7

LoomStyle presents at Dallas Pottery Invitational

Location: Empire Room, Dallas, Texas

LoomStyle is a group of weavers who share a passion for creativity, fine craftsmanship, and beautifully executed, functional textiles for the home and beyond. We choose the best fibers and weave structures to create textiles which will last for many years, bringing beauty and joy to sometimes routine tasks around the home. 

LoomStyle will have a fully stocked pop-up store at our event this year. We  invite you to come see their work, and perhaps a passion for hand woven linens will be ignited in you!

Source:: https://www.dallaspotteryinvitational.com/

handwoven linen tea towels

LoomStyle presents

Tissé Designs homestyles

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