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Befriend Your Sewing Machine
November 9, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm$30
Befriend your sewing machine in this class! We will learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and install a zipper to make a one-of-a- kind zippered pouch!
Instructor: Alisa McRonald in the Elora Textile Collective
Thursday November 9th 7-9pm
Members $25 +tx / Non Members $30 +tx
~Kit fee of $5 payable to instructor~
Alisa is a multidisciplinary artist living and working in Guelph. She has exhibited both nationally and internationally in exhibitions including a community earth loom project at the Guelph Enabling Garden (2015), yarn bombing the Textile Museum of Canada in Toronto (2010) and two large-scale performances at HaNNa Gallery in Tokyo (2000 and 2003). Her work has been featured in several publications including “By Hand: The Use of Craft in Contemporary Art” (2006, Princeton Architectural).
Alisa teaches and gives talks on a variety of textile related techniques and acts as a creative mentor to several agencies and art centres in her community.