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AUG 19, 2017, 9am-1:30pm
Each quarterly WAC program is an open
meeting for meeting fellow fiber and
wearable artists, enjoying a guest
presenter, and showing and sharing of
beautiful wearable art.
Guest Speaker: MARLA KAZELL
Presentation: KOOS COLLAGE TRUNK SHOW
Designer Koos van den Akker is known for his exuberant color combinations and fabric collage. A frequent visitor to Koos' workroom and boutique in New York, Marla will show you jackets, coats, tops and accessories she has created using his collage techniques. See how you can combine a variety of colors, textures, fibers and prints into one garment.
Learn the various design approaches
you can take as you plan your own
one-of-a-kind collage masterpiece
9 - 10 am Vendor Marketplace and Check-In
10 - 10:30 Business and Leadership Reports
10:30am - noon Speaker Presentation
Noon - 1:00pm drawing & Member Show-n-Share
Entrance fee: members free, Non-members free the first time there after $25, $5 for students.
Pictures from the May 2017 Workshop - Sewing Bling: Introduction to Electronic Textiles, Nuno felting & LED lights
WORKSHOP – AUG. 20, 2017
FABRIC COLLAGE A LA KOOS WORKSHOP
"Unconventional Materials" - Things you wouldn't buy in a fabric store.
Requirements: Open only to WAC members in good standing. Nov. 2017 afternoon program.
Pat McKenna for the "Upcycle" challenge
Join us as we celebrate our members sharing their own fine creations using new techniques, workshop skills, and top creative talents found in the wearable art field today.