Explore various textile and fiber craft methods to create unique artwork. Learn techniques in sewing, embroidery, and weaving to inspire functional art or soft sculptures. Search the collection to compare fashion from John Singer Sargent’s paintings to Nick Cave’s soundsuits, or discover intricate quilt patterns and learn about fabric dyeing and block printing methods.
Please provide a nut-free lunch, snacks, utensils, water bottle, and smock. Supplies are provided.
Registration for February, April, and Summer vacation week classes ends at Noon the Friday before the class starts.
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About the Instructor
Emily Auchincloss is an artist and art educator living and working in Boston, MA, and was born in New York, NY. She received her MFA and a Master’s in Art History from Pratt Institute. Auchincloss’s paintings and weavings have been exhibited nationally and internationally. Her work is included in the exhibition “A Wild Note of Longing” on Albert Pinkham Ryder and his influence at the New Bedford Whaling Museum. Recent exhibitions include a two-person show, “Anima Mundi,” at Kate Oh Gallery in New York; “The Idiosyncratic Pencil” at Elizabeth Stone Harper Gallery, South Carolina; The Pratt Juried Alumni Exhibition; “Lost Cat” at the Cape Cod Museum of Art; and Pulp Painting” at Studio Apothiki, Cypress.