Embellishment and Adornment: Fiber and Basketry Arts

| Shrode Art Center

Saturday, October 26 | 10:30 am - 4:30 pm | Class fee: $75 + $15 Material Fee | Instructor: Sun Smith-Foret

One-day fiber arts workshop, held in conjunction with "Forest of Signs" exhibition on display at Cedarhurst. Professional artist Sun Smith-Foret of St. Louis, MO, will teach multiple techniques to enhance your 3-Dimensional artwork. Whether functional or decorative, these techniques include: crochet, knitting, weaving, basketry, mixed media sculpture with clay and wood, beading, embroidery, doll making, vessels and wearables. Several specific exercises will be practiced but emphasis on your personal artwork and how to embellish your objects will be individualized for each student.

There will be a walk-through of the "Forest of Signs" exhibition with an explanation of Sun's techniques and artists' intentions.

Bring examples of your own work that you wish to alter/embellish or build something new. Adornment materials provided. The instructor will be available throughout the noon hour, bring a sack lunch.

Material Fee: $15 to be paid to the instructor day of class.

Cedarhurst Members enjoy a 10% discount on class fees!  •  Register for class: (618) 242-1236 ext. 248 or 249 | carrie@cedarhurst.org