Fibre Paths

Button Factory, Waterloo, Ontario 25 Regina Street South, Waterloo

Taking place at the Button Factory from Feb 7-Feb 29 the KW Weavers and Spinners Guild exhibit- Fibre Paths: Every life path is unique and intertwined. Each journey is personal and layered. In Fibre Paths, memories, traditions and personal narratives are brought to life through fibre art. The threads of our stories lead us through […]

Free

Silk Paper Making Cards as Art

You will learn to make silk into luxurious paper and add your words to make a special art card. An array of bright colours and embellishments are your inspiration. Feb. 8, 2020, 9 am to 1 pm. Materials fee $15 paid to instructor. Bring an apron. Registration closes Feb. 5.

$40 – $45

Triangular Shawl

ArtisansCentre Peterborough Peterborough Square, 340 Geoge St, Peterborough

No experience required for this beautiful shawl. You will learn to make and use a cardboard triangular frame. Use your leftover yarns or use ours (materials fee $10). What a treat for someone for Valentine's Day! Registration closes Feb. 10.

$10 – $90

Family Day at Riverdale Farm

Riverdale Farm, Toronto 201 Winchester St., Toronto

Members of the Toronto Guild of Spinners and Weavers will be demonstrating their skills and supervising hands-on fibre activities for visiting families.

Free

The Indigo Project – Tafelmusik Concert

Jeanne Lamon Hall, Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Toronto 427 Bloor St West, Toronto

This Tafelmusik concert is centred on the introduction of Indigo dye to 17th century Europe. Alison Mackay's superb multimedia creations, blending music, visuals, narration, dance, and social commentary, are now famous the world over. In this latest offering, she traces the significance of the introduction into 17th-century Europe of indigofera tinctoria, the indigo dye that provided both […]

$20 – $120

The Indigo Project – Tafelmusik Concert

Jeanne Lamon Hall, Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Toronto 427 Bloor St West, Toronto

This Tafelmusik concert is centred on the introduction of Indigo dye to 17th century Europe. Alison Mackay's superb multimedia creations, blending music, visuals, narration, dance, and social commentary, are now famous the world over. In this latest offering, she traces the significance of the introduction into 17th-century Europe of indigofera tinctoria, the indigo dye that provided both […]

$20 – $120

Coiled Shawl Pin Workshop with Nancy Latchford

When: Saturday February 29, 2020 Time: 9 am until 4 pm (one hour for lunch from 12 to 1 pm.) At: Boyle Community Centre 530 Charlotte Ave., London Ontario Workshop Leader: Nancy Latchford, Fibre Artist, London Ontario Cost: $ 30.00 (LDWS members) and $35.00 (non-members) payable in advance via eTransfer to LDWSFinance@gmail.com or by cheque […]

$30

Loom Dressing Tutorial

ArtisansCentre Peterborough Peterborough Square, 340 Geoge St, Peterborough

A review of preparing the loom for weavers who have had previous experience with 4-shaft weaving. March 1, 2020, 1-3 pm. Registration closes Feb. 27.

$40 – $45

The Indigo Project – Tafelmusik Concert

Jeanne Lamon Hall, Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Toronto 427 Bloor St West, Toronto

This Tafelmusik concert is centred on the introduction of Indigo dye to 17th century Europe. Alison Mackay's superb multimedia creations, blending music, visuals, narration, dance, and social commentary, are now famous the world over. In this latest offering, she traces the significance of the introduction into 17th-century Europe of indigofera tinctoria, the indigo dye that provided both […]

$20 – $120

The Indigo Project – Tafelmusik Concert

George Weston Recital Hall, Meridian Arts Centre 5040 Yonge St., Toronto

This Tafelmusik concert is centred on the introduction of Indigo dye to 17th century Europe. Alison Mackay's superb multimedia creations, blending music, visuals, narration, dance, and social commentary, are now famous the world over. In this latest offering, she traces the significance of the introduction into 17th-century Europe of indigofera tinctoria, the indigo dye that provided both […]

$45

EHS: Introduction to Spinning on a spinning wheel

Neilson Park Creative Centre 56 Neilson Drive, Toronto

Have you always wanted to learn how to spin? Have a spinning wheel that you want to learn to use? Learn the basics of woollen spinning and playing on a wheel. Fibre is included. Rent a wheel for the day, $10 payable to the instructor. Registration information at: http://neilsonparkcreativecentre.com/index.php/en/programs2/adult4/workshops-winter-2020

Kids March Break Weaving

ArtisansCentre Peterborough Peterborough Square, 340 Geoge St, Peterborough

Designed for children 6 - 12, this fun class will introduce them to tapestry weaving on a small frame loom. Other types of looms will be demonstrated too and weaving terms will become part of their vocabulary. Bring a friend! Maximum 6 students. More weaving to come in the summer Aug. 4-7.

$30

Peterborough Fibre Arts Festival & Sale

Peterborough Sports and Wellness Centre 775 Brealy Dr., Peterborough

Peterborough Fibre Arts Festival & Sale Saturday, March 14, 2020 10 am - 4 pm, at the Peterborough Sport & Wellness Centre, 775 Brealey Drive, Peterborough, ON. This is our 10th annual festival. Entrance fee: $5.00, (children 12 & under free, if accompanied by an adult). - Demonstrations - Sheep to Shawl Demonstration - Kids […]

$5.00

Hamilton Fibre Market

Cotton Factory 270 Sherman Ave. N., Hamilton

This is a new fibre event at the historical Cotton Factory in the heart of Hamilton, Ontario.  Fibre farmers, indie dyers, tool and accessory makers, artisans and suppliers of all things for the fibre arts will be on-hand on Mar. 22, 2020.  The space is wheelchair accessible, and there is no cost to get in.  […]

Free

Wire and Granite Tree

ArtisansCentre Peterborough Peterborough Square, 340 Geoge St, Peterborough

Listed under Special Interest on our website, this tree is a unique item to gift or keep. All materials provided but you may bring your own rock. March 26, 2020, 1-4 pm. Registration closes March 23. Materials fee $5, paid to instructor.

$40 – $45