Classes

Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – Oct 25 @ 5:00 pm
LEVEL 2: Botanical Dye Samples @ Loomis | California | United States
9:00 am
Let’s go beyond eucalyptus! 25 different types of leaves will be sampled for their prints on silk, wool and linen fabrics. Students will learn how to modify dye baths, and how to create and use[...]
Oct 30 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Level 1: Nuno Felted Scarf @ Loomis | California | United States
11:00 am
This is our most popular class! This craft is relatively brand new; created in the 1990s by Polly Stirling and her friends in Australia, nuno felting rocked the fiber arts world. Since then innovations have[...]
Nov 1 @ 10:30 am – Nov 2 @ 5:00 pm
LEVEL 2: Wet Felted Christmas Stocking @ Loomis | California | United States
10:30 am
Come and learn how to wet felt a fabulous Christmas Stocking. Bring along some heirloom laces or trims and we can incorporate them right into the felt and create a piece to hand down from[...]
Nov 3 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
LEVEL 1: Botanical Dyed Clothing @ Loomis | California | United States
9:00 am
Hit your local thrift shop and choose a 100% cotton, linen or silk garment and we will imprint different leaves on them. Botanically imprinting clothing is fun because we must consider placement of the leaves[...]
Nov 3 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Level 1: Needle Felted Pumpkin @ Loomis | California | United States
11:00 am
Learn how to needle felt a darling little pumpkin, perfect for your fall decor!   *Some details will need to be added at home* No prior felting experience required. Instructor: Nanette Scott Class Fee: $65 + Materials[...]
LEVEL 1: Four in One Neck Wrap with Toni Lutman @ Loomis | California | United States
11:00 am
Using merino wool and fun textural embellishments, learn how to make a versatile wet felted neck wrap/warmer that can be worn several ways.   Prerequisite: No experience required. Instructor: Toni Lutman Class Fee: $75 +[...]
LEVEL 2: Painting with Wool with Tetyana Tverdenko @ Loomis | California | United States
10:00 am
Painting with wool is a combination of wet and dry felting techniques. Wool fiber is a unique material that will help you create a picture with watercolor effect, even if you’ve never painted pictures. Wool painting helps develop the artistic taste, builds creativity and the pursuit of creative expression. This class is designed for all who enjoy art, crafts and love[...]
Nov 7 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
LEVEL 1: Wet Felted Soap @ Loomis | California | United States
9:00 am
What a great idea to felt over a bar of yummy smelling soap! The wool is exfoliating and shrinks as your bar gets smaller with use. Such a great gift idea! A materials list will[...]
Nov 7 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
LEVEL 2: Wet Felted Layered Flower @ Loomis | California | United States
12:00 pm
I worked hard to design a beautiful wet felted flower and I finally got it and I love them! Hundreds of students have left this class with a beautiful flower they made with their own[...]
Nov 8 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
LEVEL 1: Nuno Felted Poinsettia @ Loomis | California | United States
11:00 am
These  beautiful nuno felted poinsettias are a perfect holiday project.  This level 1 class is perfect for beginners and students will leave with a completed flower. A supply list will be available upon registration. No[...]
LEVEL 2: Beaded Cabochon Brooch with Jill Fargen @ Loomis | California | United States
10:00 am
Advance your beading skills and learn how to make a beaded cabochon brooch with Jill Fargen. Learn how to hold a center stone in place with rows of beading around. A materials list will be[...]
Nov 13 @ 10:30 am – Nov 14 @ 5:00 pm
LEVEL 3: Nuno Felted Sleeveless Tunic
10:30 am
This little sleeveless tunic is so easy to customize. It can be fitted or l0ose. The roving is drafted in a manner so that the tunic will have stretch! No need for zippers. The neckline[...]
Nov 16 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
LEVEL 1: Wet Felted Vessel @ Loomis | California | United States
11:00 am
There is magic in making a vessel. We felt a double sided, flat circle with a resist inside, cut a slit in the center of one side and this creates a hollow sphere. Almost like magic![...]
Nov 17 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
LEVEL 1: Nuno Felted Scarf @ Loomis | California | United States
11:00 am
This is our most popular class! This craft is relatively brand new; created in the 1990s by Polly Stirling and her friends in Australia, nuno felting rocked the fiber arts world. Since then innovations have[...]
LEVEL 1: Basic Beading Workshop with Jill Fargen @ Loomis | California | United States
10:00 am
In this beading workshop with Jill Fargen, students will create a sampler of beading and edging techniques while using different types of beads and sequins. Class topics will include types of beading thread, needles, general[...]
LEVEL 1: Fusion Felt Calla Lily with Tetyana Tverdenko @ Loomis | California | United States
11:00 am
Tetyana Tverdenko will show students how to create a beautiful bendable calla lily using the fusion method of felting. Fusion is a combination of wet felting and needle felting and these particular blooms are made[...]
Nov 28 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
LEVEL 1: Nuno Felted Scarf @ Loomis | California | United States
11:00 am
This is our most popular class! This craft is relatively brand new; created in the 1990s by Polly Stirling and her friends in Australia, nuno felting rocked the fiber arts world. Since then innovations have[...]
Nov 29 @ 10:30 am – Nov 30 @ 5:00 pm
LEVEL 2: Wet Felted Christmas Stocking @ Loomis | California | United States
10:30 am
Come and learn how to wet felt a fabulous Christmas Stocking. Bring along some heirloom laces or trims and we can incorporate them right into the felt and create a piece to hand down from[...]
LEVEL 1: Shibori Stitching + Indigo Dye Dip
10:00 am
Students in this course will create 3 shibori patterns and then dip their stitched samples in the indigo vat! Two traditional hand stitched patterns will be created, interlinking circles and Japanese larch. The third pattern[...]
Dec 4 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Level 1: Needle Felted Snowman Ornament @ The Tin Thimble | Loomis | California | United States
11:00 am
MORE INFO COMING SOON! *Some details will need to be added at home* No prior felting experience required. Instructor: Nanette Scott Class Fee: $65 + Materials How to register: We are currently unable to register students online. Please[...]
Dec 5 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
LEVEL 2: Botanical Dyeing + Color
9:00 am
I love to botanical imprint. Natures colors are beautiful, but I am excited to guide students through the process of adding extra pizazz to their pieces. In this workshop, we will experiment with color outside[...]
LEVEL 2: Painting with Wool with Tetyana Tverdenko @ Loomis | California | United States
10:00 am
Painting with wool is a combination of wet and dry felting techniques. Wool fiber is a unique material that will help you create a picture with watercolor effect, even if you’ve never painted pictures. Wool painting helps develop the artistic taste, builds creativity and the pursuit of creative expression. This class is designed for all who enjoy art, crafts and love[...]
Dec 6 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
LEVEL 1: Nuno Felted Scarf @ Loomis | California | United States
11:00 am
This is our most popular class! This craft is relatively brand new; created in the 1990s by Polly Stirling and her friends in Australia, nuno felting rocked the fiber arts world. Since then innovations have[...]
LEVEL 2: Dimensional Framed Floral with Toni Lutman - Felt Fest 2018 @ Loomis | California | United States
10:00 am
In this class you will make a piece of wet felted dimensional wall art that extends beyond the frame.  You will start with a wet felted background, to which you will add dimensional felted flowers,[...]
LEVEL 1: Basic Beading Workshop with Jill Fargen @ Loomis | California | United States
10:00 am
In this beading class with Jill Fargen, students will create a sampler of beading and edging techniques while using different types of beads and sequins. Class topics will include types of beading thread, needles, general[...]
LEVEL 3: Silk Gauze Scarf with Tetyana Vernon @ Loomis | California | United States
9:00 am
Build upon your nuno felting knowledge to create a light-as-air scarf on silk gauze. This ephemeral beauty features finished holes in the center of the ‘leaves’ and fringed edges. We have several weights of silk[...]
Dec 12 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
LEVEL 1: Wet Felted Vessel @ Loomis | California | United States
11:00 am
There is magic in making a felted vessel. We felt a double sided, flat circle with a resist inside, cut a slit in the center of one side and this creates a hollow sphere. Almost like[...]
Dec 13 @ 10:00 am – Dec 14 @ 5:00 pm
LEVEL 3: Wet Felted Boot Slippers @ Loomis | California | United States
10:00 am
Learn how to make these wet felted boot slippers using a method that’s easy on your body. First thing we do in the class is make a duct tape mold of our feet, so our[...]
Dec 15 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
LEVEL 1: Nuno Felted Scarf @ Loomis | California | United States
11:00 am
This is our most popular class! This craft is relatively brand new; created in the 1990s by Polly Stirling and her friends in Australia, nuno felting rocked the fiber arts world. Since then innovations have[...]
Dec 18 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
LEVEL 1: Nuno Felted Scarf @ Loomis | California | United States
11:00 am
This is our most popular class! This craft is relatively brand new; created in the 1990s by Polly Stirling and her friends in Australia, nuno felting rocked the fiber arts world. Since then innovations have[...]