Workshops

A complete listing of all  fiber art workshops taught by April SprouleThe love of learning and in turn being given the opportunity to share what I have learned is one of the most important elements of what I do. It is always a mutually beneficial experience as my students often come up with ideas I never could have imagined. I teach workshops for all levels; from beginning to advanced.

This is a downloadable  listing of all the workshops I offer along with my fees and conditions.

 

Dec 1 2018 - 10:00am
$75.00
Level: 
All

   Join us for a really fun day of play as we explore techniques for making a small fiber art collage piece that tells a story of a favorite memory, person, or event. These pieces make great gifts, and you get to experiment with lots of different ideas. We will be fusing, gluing, free motion stitching, embroidering, or whatever it takes to bring your story to life.
   There are lots of options for what you can include in your piece, so start collecting those images, mementos, trims, ribbons, buttons, or whatever else catches your fancy. No experience is necessary,...

Jan 12 2019 - 10:00am
Yarn
518 Russ Street
Eureka, CA 95501
$85.00
Level: 
All Levels

  Many of us learned to embroider from our grandmothers, as did I. But these days, we have many inexpensive tools and resources available that make the process even more simple and enjoyable.
  This type of hand embroidery is very easy to learn as we cover fabric selection, marking tools, and many useful tips and techniques. We will also cover how to choose the right type of embroidery stitches and thread types for different applications. Detailed instruction will be given on how to create a variety of stitches.
   Fun, enjoyable, and rewarding, this work lends...

Feb 19 2019 (All day)
TBA by Guild
Level: 
All

   Stencils have been around for centuries, but they remain one of the easiest and most effective ways to apply imagery to fabrics. In this one day woarkshop, we will be using a unique collection of stencils I have developed that are incredibly simple to use. 
     The following information and techniques will be covered: basic stenciling techniques, borders, allover patterns, central motifs, color mixing, and the layering and shading of the images. You will be amazed at the spectacular results that can be achieved so quickly, and absolutely no...

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