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Textiles

The Lillstreet Textile Arts is a growing community interested in traditional and contemporary craft media. Our newly renovated sewing studio offers more class space and upgraded equipment, including an industrial sewing machine, overlock and serger machines. Our print on paper and fabric classes feature a remodeled dark room with a state-of-the-art UV vacuum exposure unit, and we now have a computer station with laser printer for prepping images. The new dye station makes immersion dyeing more user friendly, and our bullet steamer produces professional results. 

 

We have students from a variety of backgrounds, from professional artists who sell at art fairs, online shops, and consignment, to all levels of artists developing skills to build on their portfolio. Make our space your space by taking advantage of free open studio when enrolled in one of our Textile Department classes! Visit the Textiles Department Blog for more information and links to additional resources.

 

Winter Classes Begin the weeks of January 12 & February 16

Click Here for the Winter Interim open studio schedule


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Early Winter 2014 - November 17, 2014 - December 21, 2014

MULTILEVEL (ADVANCED BEGINNER TO ADVANCED)

Textiles Open Studio (1 Week)

LAC Members $35.00 / Non-Members $40.00

ADULT WORKSHOPS

Plush + Printed: Holiday Ornament Workshop (1 Day)

LAC Members $70.00 / Non-Members $75.00

Winter 2015 - January 12, 2015 - March 22, 2015

BEGINNER/ADVANCED BEGINNER

First-Time Embroidery (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $170.00 / Non-Members $175.00

First-Time Sewing (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $170.00 / Non-Members $175.00

First-Time Screenprinting on Fabric (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $170.00 / Non-Members $175.00

Zippers & Buttons (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $170.00 / Non-Members $175.00

Beginning Repeats (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $170.00 / Non-Members $175.00

Introduction to Crochet: Infinity Scarf (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $170.00 / Non-Members $175.00

MULTILEVEL (ADVANCED BEGINNER TO ADVANCED)

Beginning Garment Construction (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $330.00 / Non-Members $340.00

Quilting II: Design and Technique (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $330.00 / Non-Members $340.00

Embroidery Projects (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $170.00 / Non-Members $175.00

Zippers & Buttons II: The Shift Dress (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $170.00 / Non-Members $175.00

Kakishibu Variations with Indigo (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $170.00 / Non-Members $175.00

Indigo Shibori and Natural Dyes (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $170.00 / Non-Members $175.00

The Dyer’s Studio (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $330.00 / Non-Members $340.00

Multilevel Printing on Fabric (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $170.00 / Non-Members $175.00

Fiber Art: Painting with Dyes (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $170.00 / Non-Members $175.00

Quilting: Start to Finish (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $330.00 / Non-Members $340.00

Screenprinting on Fabric (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $170.00 / Non-Members $175.00

Screenprinting Survey: Paper and Fabric (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $170.00 / Non-Members $175.00

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED

Garment Construction II: Working with Knits (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $330.00 / Non-Members $340.00

3D Sewing Construction (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $170.00 / Non-Members $175.00

ADVANCED

Pattern Design: Printed Fabric (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $330.00 / Non-Members $340.00

ADULT WORKSHOPS

One-On-One Intensive: Portfolio Review and Career Advice (1 Day)

LAC Members $120.00 / Non-Members $125.00

AGES 9-12

Sewing 101: Elastic Skirt (3 Weeks)

LAC Members $115.00 / Non-Members $120.00

T-Shirt Factory (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $115.00 / Non-Members $120.00

RETREATS

Intermediate Knitting and Yoga (1 Day)

LAC Members $95.00 / Non-Members $100.00

Sashiko Stitching (1 Day)

LAC Members $115.00 / Non-Members $120.00

AGES 14+

Sewing 101: Fashion Trends (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $115.00 / Non-Members $120.00

Teen Screenprinting Survey (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $115.00 / Non-Members $120.00