Silk Scarf Dyeing, October 14
Instructor: Darcy Meeker
Date: Saturday, October 14, 1pm-5pm
Tuition: Jax Member $22.00 / Non Member $27.50
Material Fee: (Due during workshop) Approx $50
Class Description: Create beautiful silk-wool scarves or silk-rayon velvet scarves during this intensive day of creativity. Each scarf will be a unique piece of you. Use them as gifts or keep them for yourself! Darcy will bring all sorts of fun materials to use to help dyes create visual textures on the scarves. Students should expect to make about 3 scarves during the workshop, however, if students make more or less, the material fee will be adjusted accordingly.
Minimum Age: Responsible young adult
Minimum Enrollment: 3, Maximum Enrollment: 12
About the Instructor: Darcy Meeker tools copper (from earrings to 38-foot wall work), creates sculpture in stone, clay, silk, aluminum, and, well, pretty much anything she can get her hands on, and paints, collages and prints on a variety of materials with the same wide-ranging enthusiasm. She also works in light, currently developing a walk-through light/sculpture experience. Her commissions include a large public sculpture for General Electric in Schenectady, NY, one for the Luther Memorial Lutheran Church in Blacksburg, Va., and other sculptures for private homes coast to coast. Five colleges have given her one-person shows. Galleries in North Carolina, Washington, DC, Virginia, Oregon and Tennessee have included her work in one-, two- and three-person shows. She has been in invitationals and juried shows in Colorado, Virginia, Pennsylvania, New York, Florida, South Carolina, Arizona and North Carolina.
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