Posts Tagged: fiber

Knit City 2016

Calling all fibre lovers! Knit City returns to the PNE Forum next weekend on Saturday, October 1 and Sunday, October 2, 2016! Visit their website here for a list of events including free demos, workshops, book signings, a music concert, and more!

Got Craft? will be bringing a selection of goods from London Fields Shoppe. Find us and our booth mates, Pip & Pin, in booth 317! Want to win a pair of tickets to the show? Visit the Got Craft? instagram, @gotcraftmarket, to find out how!

image via brooklyn tweed

Workshop :: Weaving

LFSWeaving1We’re excited to welcome Jolynn Vandam of saige & skye, local Vancouver fiber artist for a three hour beginner weaving workshop!

During this hands on workshop, you will be using a mix of wool and cotton yarns. Merino wool roving and assorted fibers to complete a small sized woven wallhanging. The class covers every step from start to finish, learning a few basic textural weaving methods along the way. A take home kit is included with all the materials you need to start your weaving adventure.

Your kit will contain:

  • A 10″ x 10x” locally handcrafted eastern maple loom
  • Cotton warp thread
  • Weaving needles
  • Scissors
  • Dowel, copper, or drift wood to finish your piece off
  • Intro weaving booklet (just incase you need a refresher)

Workshop date:
Sunday, April 3rd, 2016
10:00am to 1:00pm

London Fields Shoppe
692 East Hastings Street, Vancouver

Cost: $155.00 plus tax // REGISTER online here or at London Fields Shoppe between 11-4pm Wednesday to Sunday.

note: Workshops are a final sale and are non-refundable. Class dates / times are non-transferable.