Fiber Arts Work Night: Summer & Fall 2014
Weekly Event - Every Wednesday: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)
Note: Please check our calendar (linked here) for weekly schedule!
Some dates available in the drop down menu above may be cancelled due to holiday or availability.
Fiber Arts Work Night offers a weekly opportunity to meet others who enjoy creating with fibers using techniques including knitting, felting, crochet, knooking, weaving, quilting, stitching, etc, to show work, discuss, and perhaps to teach or learn. Bring projects to work on, or acquire new skills with beginning tools provided during visit for knitting, crochet, and occasionally demonstrated other, less portable equipment. If you are a beginner, expert, or anywhere in between, let's get together, share with one another, socialize, and "make" stuff. *Sewing machine and demo equipment may be available for use.
To learn fiber arts skills, to work on your projects, and to spend time with other makers.
Participants must be at least 18 years of age.
Sewing machines will be available, but participants should bring all other tools and materials. If you have some materials you're not using that you'd like to exchange, bring them to offer to others!
Alessandrina "Sandy" Costa was an instructor in the apparel and textile departments Rhode Island School of Design 1991-2004. She produces limited edition/ one of a kind knit/ off the loom clothing, jewelry, accessories and small artworks for sale through New England venues.
Fiber Arts Work Night is every Wednesday night, 6-9pm, with ocassional Wednesdays missed for holidays etc. Check the Artisan's Asylum calendar to confirm dates.
10 Tyler Street
Artisan's Asylum, Inc.
Artisan's Asylum is a community fabrication and makerspace near Union Square, Somerville MA, that is dedicated to making creativity a way of life. It does this by maintaining a community workshop, training its members in the use of all of its professional-grade equipment, and hosting events promoting the learning and practicing of craft and creative expression.