Workshops

  • Intro to Off-Loom Bead Weaving with Daria Tittenberger

    April 16, 2018 Workshops
        Over the course of four weeks you will learn a variety of off-loom bead weaving techniques such as the even and odd count peyote stitch, the circular peyote stitch, how to properly secure and tie off working threads, and how to follow charted designs.  By the end of the workshop you will be...Read more
  • Neurocraft Workshop with Ann Stinner

    February 12, 2018 Workshops
    We had so much fun with this great group of kids at the Neuroscience “Brain Books” workshop with Neurocraft artist Ann Stinner! Our young artists and neuroscientists worked with watercolour, inspired by images of the brain by Cajal. While the paint was drying, the kids took a private tour of Neurocraft with MNN Outreach Director Dr....Read more
  • Intro to Off-Loom Bead Weaving with Daria Tittenberger

    February 5, 2018 Workshops
    Over the course of four weeks you will learn a variety of off-loom bead weaving techniques such as the even and odd count peyote stitch, the circular peyote stitch, how to properly secure and tie off working threads, and how to follow charted designs.  By the end of the workshop you will be able to...Read more
  • Intro to Off-Loom Bead Weaving with Daria Tittenberger

    February 3, 2018 Events Workshops
    Over the course of four weeks you will learn a variety of off-loom bead weaving techniques such as the even and odd count peyote stitch, the circular peyote stitch, how to properly secure and tie off working threads, and how to follow charted designs.  By the end of the workshop you will be able to...Read more
  • Intro to Coptic Binding with Debra Plett

    January 29, 2018 Workshops
    Coptic binding dates back to the 4th century where the technique of interlacing threads in carpet making was adapted. A herring bone chain stitch was used to bind sections of papyrus, and later parchment, together between wooden covers. The result is a book that is flexible without sacrificing strength. Because of its unique structure, the...Read more