Fibre workshops and classes

Fibre Classes

The Artisans Centre Peterborough in association with the Peterborough Weavers and Spinners Guild is offering the following classes in Fibre Art

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Please note that in order for instructors to prepare enough materials for students registration closes 3 days before the class date on some classes. Members and Non members can now register and pay for classes in one of the following ways:

  • By mailing in the registration form with a cheque made out to Artisans Centre
  • Register online
  • Pay online
  • Register online but choose invoice and e-transfer payment to info@artisanscentre.ca

Thank You

Upcoming Workshops

    • 6 Oct 2019
    • 27 Oct 2019
    • 3 sessions
    • Peterborough Square
    • 3
    Registration is closed

    Beginners Spinning

    • Learn how to spin sheep wool into yarn.
    • This course (3 classes) is geared to beginners.
    • You will be introduced to spinning on a wheel and drop spindle.
    • All equipment is provided.
    • You will have lots of time to practise your new skill.

    Dates - Sundays, Oct. 6, 20, 27, 2019, 1 to 4 pm.

    Maximum in class 6 students

    Cost - $90.00    ACP Members - $81.00

    There will be a small fee for materials, payable to instructor

    Instructor - Darlene Fallis





    • 17 Oct 2019
    • Peterborough Square
    Register


    ACP Board Meeting  


    1pm - 3 p.m

     All Welcome


    • 19 Oct 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Peterborough Square
    • 6
    Register

    Zigzag Weaving

    • Learn an easy weaving technique.
    • Make a small unique hanging on a frame loom.
    • Bring your own special scrap yarns or use ours.
    • Another way to use small amounts of your coloured handspun.
    • Looms provided and kits available to make your own.
    • Register with a friend for a fun day out.                                           

    Date - Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019, 10 am to 4 pm                                         Registration closes Wed., Oct. 16

    Maximum in class - 6 students

    Cost - $90.00    ACP Members $81.00, no materials fee

    Instructor - Lois Watson







    • 22 Oct 2019
    • 5 Nov 2019
    • 3 sessions
    • Peterborough Square
    • 6
    Register

    Beginners Tatting

    • Learn to tat (a form of lace making using a shuttle).
    • You will build up your speed and ability over the six classes.
    • You will leave with some Christmas snowflakes for your tree or for gifts.

    Dates - Tuesdays,  Oct 22, 29 & Nov 5, 2019

    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Maximum in class - 6 students                                                                  

    Cost - $55.00    ACP Members - $47.00

    Materials - mercerized crochet cotton #20 and a shuttle

    You may purchase a shuttle from the instructor for $6. 25

    Instructor - Murray Lincoln, "The Tatting Whisperer" 






    • 28 Oct 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Peterborough Square
    Register


    ACP Annual General Meeting

    6 p.m. - 7p.m.

    All Wecome

    • 2 Nov 2019
    • 10 Nov 2019
    • 4 sessions
    • Artisans Centre Peterborough
    • 0
    Registration is closed
    Introduction to Weaving
    • You will learn how to prepare yarn to go on the loom and how to dress the loom.
    • Basic weave structures will be learned as you weave.
    • You will leave with a completed sample piece suitable for hanging.
    • You will prepare your loom to weave a second piece which you can complete at home.

     Dates - Sat. and Sun. Nov. 2 & 3, and Sat. and Sun. Nov. 9 & 10, 2019 - 10 am to 4 pm

                     - Registration closes Wed., Oct. 30

                      - Maximum in class 6 students

    Cost - $360.00   ACP Members - $324.00

    Materials fee - $15.00, payable to instructor at class

    Loom rental for home use for 2 weeks - $12.50, Members - $7.50

    Instructor - Penny Boyd

    • 24 Nov 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Peterborough Square
    • 5
    Register

    Triangular Shawl

    • Make something special!
    • A fabulous gift for your mother, friend, or yourself!
    • Weave a one-of-a-kind, cozy shawl.
    • A large cardboard loom will be provided for you along with instructions on how you can make your own.
    • Lots of colour options available.                                              

    Date - Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, 10 am to 4 pm.  

    Registration closes Thursday, Nov. 21                                         

    Maximum in class - 6 students

    Cost - $95.00    ACP Members - $85.50

    Materials fee - $15.00, payable to instructor at class

    Instructor - Sheila Goheen








































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    • 14 Dec 2019
    • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Peterborough Square
    • 6
    Register

    Needle-felted Ornaments (using cookie cutters)

    Holiday season often overwhelms us, as we struggle to find special gifts to delight favourite friends and family. This season can be different. Come and join me in a workshop to learn the art of needle-felting and craft a colourful selection of ornaments. Make many soft, beautiful treasures.

    Date - Sat., Dec. 14, 2019, 1:00 - 4:00

    Maximum in class - 8 students

    Cost - $45     ACP Members - $40

    Materials fee - $10 payable to instructor

    Instructor - Diana Gregg





























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