Fabric Collage – Patterns and Templates Part 4

Once you have selected your fabrics and are comfortable with the colors it’s time to focus on your pattern. There are no hard and fast rules, so relax and enjoy this next step. An architects’s blueprints are the maps for construction workers. Well, your pattern is much the same…

Fabric Collage Webinar “Rise and Shine”

May 18-19 or May 25-26 If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to felt and are unable to attend one of Lorraine’s workshops due to travel restrictions, now you can! This is a 2-day webinar where you will be working alongside Lorraine as she takes you step-by-step through the process. This interactive webinar will allow you to hold your work up for Lorraine to critique,

Fabric Collage – A Closer Look Part 2

Take a closer look at the animal you are trying to create — is it wild or domestic? Does it live near a lake, mountain, ocean, forest, or desert? What makes this animal happiest…lying in a sunny spot, rolling in the mud, or chasing a butterfly? In Part 1, I directed your attention to light, medium, and darks of the colors you wish to use. But which colors should you choose?

Fabric Collage – How to Begin – Part 1

The art of textiles has been passed down for generations…including mine. My great-grandfather was a tailor who married a seamstress who gave birth to my grandmother, an awning maker who had my father who was an upholsterer, who married my mother, a gifted hand-embroiderer, who had me…

3-day workshop “Angelina’s Water Garden”

June 16, 17, 18, 2020
– For SERIOUS students who wish to learn how to create textile art using materials such as merino wool, tussah silk, doilies, lace, banana fibers, cheesecloth, dyed burlap, lamb locks, ribbons, beads and just about anything that can be blended together using felting and a sewing machine.