Class

Current & Upcoming

Boro: The Japanese Rice Bag

Feb 11, 2023 9:30AM—3:30PM

SEFAA Center 3420 W. Hospital Ave Chamblee, GA 30341

Register

Boro are a class of Japanese textiles that have been mended or patched together. The term is derived from Japanese boroboro, meaning something tattered or repaired. Sashiko is a stitching technique, often employed in the creation of boro. It can be as simple as a running stitch holding two pieces of cloth together. Wabi-sabi is…

View More

Game of Improv

Feb 18, 2023 9:30AM—Feb 20, 2023 4:30PM

SEFAA Center 3420 W. Hospital Ave Chamblee, GA 30341

Register

Improv piecing is a method of creating that involves work, chance, technique, exploration, and tenacity. We are going to explore all of these things within the perimeters of a game. Roll the dice, spin the wheel, pick your category. This workshop is a full exploration of letting go of expectations and embracing the unknown. Maria…

View More

Beginning Inkle Weaving

Feb 26, 2023 10:00AM—5:00PM

SEFAA Center 3420 W. Hospital Ave Chamblee, GA 30341

Register

Learn to weave sturdy bands with an inkle loom – a simple, easy-to-use, and portable loom. You’ll learn to warp an inkle loom, read inkle patterns, and weave an inkle band. Pick your colors and your pattern(s) and leave with a band you can use for trim, a choker, a dog leash, a guitar/purse strap, or ……

View More

Full Circle Series: Macraweaving

Mar 02, 2023

SEFAA Center 3420 W. Hospital Ave Chamblee, GA 30341

Register

Knotting is all the rage, and this is a great chance to try it out in a fun, relaxed setting. Working on a five-inch metal ring, you’ll create an intriguing wall hanging with one of the most basic and functional macrame knots – the double half hitch. Add in different colors and, perhaps, some weaving…

View More

Macrame Your Walls Away!

Mar 25, 2023 1:00PM—5:00PM

Register

Macrame is a decorative knotting craft that can be used to easily create beautiful and functional pieces of art to decorate your home. In this class, you’ll make a gorgeous wall hanging while learning the five macrame knots that are the foundation of every macrame project – Larks Head, Square Knot, Half Square Knot Sinnet, Double Half…

View More

Beginning Wool Embellishment (Sue Spargo Style)

Mar 26, 2023 10:00AM—3:30PM

SEFAA Center 3420 W. Hospital Ave Chamblee, GA 30341

Register

Wool embellishment is a fun way to add dimensionality and interest to your designs – modern or primitive – so give this portable and easy textile technique a try! Start by attaching wool circles to your background fabric and then lean/practice a variety of basic embellishment stitches – backstitch, bullion knot, chain stitch, fly and closed fly stitch, French knots,…

View More

Past | Archive

Silk Dye Painting

Jan 28, 2023 1:00PM—4:00PM

SEFAA Center 3420 W. Hospital Ave. Chamblee, GA 30341

Cobweb Felt Scarf

Nov 13, 2022 12:00PM—6:00PM

SEFAA Center 3420 W. Hospital Ave Chamblee, GA 30341

Print and Paint with Natural Dyes

Nov 07, 2022 10:00AM—4:30PM

Hapa-Zome Printing

Oct 16, 2022 10:00AM—12:00PM

SEFAA Center 3420 W. Hospital Ave Chamblee, GA 30341

Silk Dye Painting

Oct 01, 2022 1:00PM—4:00PM

SEFAA Center 3420 W. Hospital Ave. Chamblee, GA 30341