Felt-Making session

STONY CREEK — A fiber arts workshop focusing on felt making is set for Saturday, April 13 and Sunday, April 14 at the Stony Creek Town Hall.
To be instructed by Robin Blakney-Carlson, the sessions are from 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day. Participants are to be introduced to the basics of felt collage. Saturday’s session focuses on working with an array of wool, textiles, silks and exotic fibers to create textured feltwork inspired by the natural world. Sunday is to include addition of hand-embroidery or machine stitching, beading, and embellishing techniques.
Blakney-Carlson studied at Munson Williams Proctor School of Art, as well as from many master felt makers. Her work is represented in exhibitions and galleries in New York and New England. She also teaches at Luckystone Feltworks Studio in Glens Falls.
This class is sponsored by The Stony Creek Library. The class fee is $15 and is due at registration. All materials are included. To register, call 696-5911 or stop in the library at 37 Harrisburg Road. Library hours are 5 to 9 p.m. Monday and Wednesday; 1 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; and 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday.


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