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Weaving with locally-harvested Tule with Rimiko Berreman

Fibershed Learning Center 14000 Point Reyes - Petaluma Road, Point Reyes Station, CA

Join us at the beautiful Fibershed Learning Center on Black Mountain Ranch near Point Reyes Station, to learn how to make rope and coasters or placemats with tule harvested on the ranch, especially for this class. Rimiko Berreman will be teaching classic weaving styles used by different cultures around the world, through hands-on instruction and […]

$120

Weave a Tule Mat with Charlie Kennard

Fibershed Learning Center 14000 Point Reyes - Petaluma Road, Point Reyes Station, CA

Learn to make a mat from locally-harvested tule Join us at the beautiful Fibershed Learning Center on Black Mountain Ranch near Point Reyes Station, CA, where we will make small sitting mats using tule rushes twined together with dyed cotton string. (The type of tule mat we will be making can be seen to the […]

$120

Community Mending Day at the Fibershed Learning Center

Fibershed Learning Center 14000 Point Reyes - Petaluma Road, Point Reyes Station, CA

Join us in a mending movement — to slow down, to build relationship with our material culture, to create community. Every stitch, every mend can be an act of resistance to the destructive fast-fashion industry our material culture is steeped in. We're hosting a Community Mending Day to come together and repair our worn and beloved […]

Free
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Monthly Fibershed Mending Bar Happy Hour

Fibershed Learning Center 14000 Point Reyes - Petaluma Road, Point Reyes Station, CA

Breathe new life into your favorite textiles with local mending experts, Heidi & Allison!

$25 – $45

Printmaking with Natural Dyes with Karen Hampton

Fibershed Learning Center 14000 Point Reyes - Petaluma Road, Point Reyes Station, CA

Learn to make dyes from local plants & print with them on fabrics Join us at the beautiful Fibershed Learning Center on Black Mountain Ranch near Point Reyes Station for a two-day workshop with textile artist, anthropologist, and storyteller Karen Hampton. The workshop runs from 10 am to 4 pm each day. In Karen's words: […]

$400

English Willow Basket Weaving Demonstration with Charlie Kennard

Fibershed Learning Center 14000 Point Reyes - Petaluma Road, Point Reyes Station, CA

A demonstration of weaving a large traditional English willow basket from start to finish Charlie will make a traditional large English willow basket from start to finish, while pointing out the various techniques involved. At hand will be a selection of baskets exhibiting a variety of European willow techniques. This demonstration doubles as a preparation […]

$80

Natural Palettes of Fall Color in West Marin with Sasha Duerr

Fibershed Learning Center 14000 Point Reyes - Petaluma Road, Point Reyes Station, CA

Join Sasha Duerr onsite at the Fibershed Learning Center on Black Mountain Ranch in Point Reyes Station for a day of exploring fall color and the natural palettes of seasonal color in Northern California. We will gather a variety of onsite ingredients, then make and use natural dye baths with those ingredients and others. Together […]

$150
Recurring

Monthly Fibershed Mending Bar Happy Hour

Fibershed Learning Center 14000 Point Reyes - Petaluma Road, Point Reyes Station, CA

Breathe new life into your favorite textiles with local mending experts, Heidi & Allison!

$25 – $45

Papermaking from Scratch with Local Plants with Jane Ingram Allen

Fibershed Learning Center 14000 Point Reyes - Petaluma Road, Point Reyes Station, CA

Learn to make paper with local plants using minimal equipment Join us at the beautiful Fibershed Learning Center on Black Mountain Ranch near Point Reyes Station for a two-day workshop on how to make paper from scratch — starting with the local plant materials such as leaves and bark, and with minimal equipment and facilities. […]

$325

Making an English Willow Basket with Charlie Kennard

Fibershed Learning Center 14000 Point Reyes - Petaluma Road, Point Reyes Station, CA

Learn to weave a large traditional English willow basket in this 2-day workshop In this hands-on workshop, each participant will weave a large, peeled willow, flaring basket, using willow that Charlie grows near Muir Beach. Work will be quite strenuous, and participants should be comfortable sitting at floor level. Prerequisite: Enrollees must have attended Charlie's […]

$300