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  • 2017-08-01 00:00:00 2017-08-01 23:59:59 Pacific/Auckland Textile and Fibre Arts Exhibition Mon-Fri 11am-4pm Sat 12-4pm Linwood Community Arts Centre/Eastside Gallery

Textile and Fibre Arts Exhibition

01 Aug to 12 Aug


Textile and Fibre Arts Exhibition “Look, touch, experience!”

1-12 August, 11-4 pm Mon-Fri Sat 12-4pm 

Eastside Gallery, Linwood Community Centre,

Corner of Worcester St & Stanmore Rd.

A display of knitting, quilting, embroidery, weaving, felting and much more!

Daily demonstrations and mini workshops

Workshops are held daily from 1-3pm.  These are what we have confirmed so far. For more detail and DEMOS please go to our Facebook page or visit our website for the updated list.

Website http://www.textileandfibreartsnetwork.org.nz/

COST $5 each payable on arrival or on confirmation of class going ahead.

You must REGISTER and have confirmation. 

REGISTRATIONS to Linda Tayles text 0277339030 or email ian-linda@hotmail.com

Registrations require your full name and phone number. 

If there is a kit cost this is paid to tutor on arrival to class. 

Please check if you have items for needs list. Please let us know if you are unable to attend on the day.
Calendar of Events.  Please note that Workshops will only go ahead if the minimum of 4 participants is reached.

For most classes there is a maximum of 8 – 10 students. 

 

1/8/17     

Workshop title: USEFUL TIPS FOR KNITTING

Tutor: Dianne Campbell

 

2/8/2017

Workshop title: Beaded Ball (previous experience preferable).

Tutor: Ros McCarthy

KIT COST $5-$10 depending on beads chosen.  (Bicone beads can be quite expensive.)

Or BYO bead mat, beading needle, 40 x 3mm bicone crystals, size 11 seed beads, matching petite glass beads, 2 bead caps plus nymo or similar thread to match. Description: a 20mm wooden ball covered with a bead encrusted mesh. Contact tutor for additional information. Ph. 385 1110 after 5pm.

 

3/8/2017

Workshop title: Special Sneakers

Tutor: Ros McCarthy

 

Needs list: Sneakers, usual sewing kit, notebook,fabric marking pen plus assorted embroidery

 threads,  beads, sequins etc. I purchased a pair of canvas sneakers  from K Mart, but any will

 do so long as they are fabric &  not too hard to get your needle in to.

 Contact tutor for additional information.

 Ph. 385 1110 after 5pm.

 

4/8/17

Workshop title: DIMENSIONAL 3D EMBROIDERY "Roses with Butterfly and Bumblebee

Tutor: Linda Tayles Christchurch Needlework Guild Inc.

 

5/8/17

Workshop title: "Create a Picture in Felt"

Tutor: Barbara Johns Christchurch Needlework Guild Inc.

KIT COST $4

NEEDS LIST notebook and pen


6/08/2017 Gallery Closed


7/8/17

Workshop title" Handstitching, English piecing and applique."

Tutor Ruth Marshall

Description: Patchwork, a pieced heart, stitched onto a background block. Suitable for a cushion or small project.

KIT COST $5

NEEDS LIST notebook and pen, needles - quilting size 9 & betweens.Scissors, pins, a ruler & a pencil.

 

8/8/7

TITLE Spinning Silk

Dianne Sullivan Wool, Yarn and Fibre / Weavers and Spinners                                           Kitcost$7                                                                                                                                         NEEDS LIST  -Spinning wheel in working order tea towel or cloth, notebook & pen   -BASIC EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

 

 

10/8/17

Workshop Title "Useful Tips for Knitting"

Tutor: Dianne Campbell

Needs List: notebook and pen, tape-measure, scissors. A ball of light coloured double knitting wool [or scraps of wool] 1 pair of 4.0mm [or 8UK] knitting needles.

KIT COST $2 

Description: “Learning the process of knitting a garment to fit" 

 

11/8/17

Workshop Title “Stitch A Traditional Dorset Button"

Tutor: Barbara Johns Christchurch Needlework Guild Inc.

KIT COST $4

NEEDS LIST notebook and pen, scissors.

 


12/08/2017

Workshop TBA Canterbury Modern Quilt Guild.

 

Demonstrations daily from 11am. There is no charge

 

1/08/2017

TITLE Felting a Nuno Scarf 

Demonstrator Jane Dolan Southern Felters

 

2/08/2017

TITLE Bobbin Lace

Demonstrator Dianne Thomas Christchurch Lacemakers Inc. 

 

3/08/2017

TITLE Spinning Silk

Demonstrator Dianne Sullivan Wool, Yarn and Fibre / Weavers and Spinners

4/08/2017

TITLE Felting a Seamless Bag


Demonstrator Jane Dolan Southern Felters

 

 5/8/2017

TITLE Assisi & Blackwork 50th Anniversary Hussif

Demonstrators Canterbury Embroiderers’ Guild Inc. 

 

6/08/2017 Gallery Closed

 

7/08/2017

TITLE Hand woven Inkle Braids

Demonstrator Dawn Reid Christchurch Guild of Weavers and Spinners Inc.

 

8/8/17

TITLE Machine Knitting This and That, Tips and Techniques.

Demonstrator Jo Johnson Christchurch Knitting Machine Club Inc.

 

9/8/17

TITLE Free Motion Machine Quilting

Demonstrator Verina Thirwell

 

10/08/2017

TITLE Speedy Triangles for Quilting

Demonstrator Julie Devlin Canterbury Patchwork and Quilting Guild Inc.

 

11/8/17

TITLE Spindle Spinning

Demonstrator Tedge Memelink

 

12/8/17

TITLE Bobbin Lace

Demonstrator Rosalind Stewart Christchurch Lacemakers Inc.


Details

Date(s): 01 Aug to 12 Aug
Time: Mon-Fri 11am-4pm Sat 12-4pm
Venue: Linwood Community Arts Centre/Eastside Gallery
Pricing: Free
Facebook Event: Click here
Event Categories: Exhibitions

01 August: High 12°

02 August: High 11°