We are excited to present Leni Levenson Wiener as our workshop leader for Quilts at the Creek 2018. She will be teaching two workshops- details below- and presenting a trunk show. All events can be booked online (details available Jan 1 2018.) Check out her gallery of work on her website. We expect classes to fill quickly, so book early to avoid disappointment.
The Explorers: An Introduction Wednesday July 25th 9:30 am – 4:30 pm $140+ $15 kit fee Register for this class here.
This basic introduction workshop is designed for students to learn the technique for both the pattern based and intuitive methods of working by utilizing the Explorers from Leni’s book. Instruction covers discussion of color/value/print scale and how each impact the final artwork; preparing the photo; using an art quilters value scale value card to choose fabric; the technique step by step; finishing techniques plus lots of tips and tricks along the way.
YOUR OWN PHOTO, GUIDED TOUR Thurs & Fri July 26-27 2018
$250 +$15 kit fee Register for this class here.
For this workshop, students are encouraged to work on a photo of their own, (this must be emailed one month prior to the workshop for a pattern). Instruction covers color/value/print scale; using the art quilters value scale card, the technique step by step, thread painting the details and finishing options.
A $15 kit fee from each participating student (payable with your registration fee) will cover the cost of creating a pattern from your photo and a laminated value card. If you do not wish to use your own photograph, students may choose a pattern from a variety of options. These will be emailed to you after you have registered for the class.
More Leni! Trunk Show July 28 2018
Leni will be presenting a trunk show of her work in the basement of the main building (Victoria Room) on Saturday July 28th 2018 noon – 1:30 pm. This will be a popular event, so we recommend booking online early; payment will be accepted at the door only if there are any remaining spaces. Tickets are $15-.