Classes at Dancing Leaf Farm
Dalis offers many classes at her studio on the farm or her dye kitchen. She can also be hired to teach at yarn shops, knitting guilds or private parties. Class descriptions are below.
Nuno Felt Scarf or Shawl Class - $80
Create your very own, one of a kind, nuno felt scarf or shawl. Start with a hand dyed silk chiffon scarf and layer on various wool, fibers, and embellishments to make a unique scarf. You can wear it home! Learn the art of wet felting, rubbing, rolling, and rocking. If the class is small, we'll also learn about the dryer doing the work for us. All materials are hand dyed and are included.
Gather a friend or friends and make an experience at Dancing Leaf Farm.
Dye Like Dalis - $75Learn Dalis' secrets to dyeing variegated yarn and fibers, including wool, alpaca, silk, tenceland bamboo. Discuss color theory, what colors blend well, how to create speckled yarn, how various fibers take the dye. You'll leave with samples of yarn and inspiration to try more dyeing at home.
Lambscape Class - $55Create a landscape painting using wool and various fibers by needle felting. Using a palette of color, dyed wool, yarn, and silk, you will layer textures until your painting comes alive. Take home a piece of art, ready to frame. All materials included.