Mermaid Patterns

Introduction to Fabric Marbling!
to Dec 10

Introduction to Fabric Marbling!


Saturday-Sunday, December 9-10, 10 am- 4 pm

Experience the magic of marbling! In this weekend-long fabric marbling workshop, learn to make the four basic marble patterns: stones, moire/waved, git-gel, and nonpareil. Class discussions include the science of marbling, critiques, and troubleshooting. Participants will be able to take home their marbled fabrics ready to use for quilting, clothing or embroidery. Please bring a notebook and pencil. Materials fee $45, payable to the instructor.

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 Marbled Paper Baskets
6:00 PM18:00

Marbled Paper Baskets

with Cindy Gipple and Heather RJ Fletcher
Wednesdays: October 25, November 1, 8, 15; 6-9pm
Marbling and binding experience required

Make a unique version of a pine needle basket using marbled paper, found paper, and waxed linen thread. Start by making your own marbled paper, then learn binding and weaving techniques to make your own coiled paper vessel.

*Please note: The dates listed here are correct. There was an error with the dates listed in the print newsletter.

$195 ($175 members) + $45 supply fee
Certificate enrollees only: early registration rate $155, valid through 10/04/17

Register through MCBA

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Introduction to Marbling Section A
10:00 AM10:00

Introduction to Marbling Section A

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Experience the magic of marbling! Learn the basic process of marbling with acrylics, including recipes for the various components of the process. Make four basic patterns (stones, moire/waved, git-gel, and nonpareil), explore seasonal color palettes, and take home your own marbled papers ready to use for books, gifts or decoration.

Register at the Minnesota Center for Book Arts

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