Welcome May and Warmer Weather

 Here are some of the May 2019 Workshops

If your are interested in any please email or message me through Facebook.Space is limited in the Studio and if there is enough interest I can book the Douglas Street Recreation Centre.


Oxford Punch Needle Workshop
May 29, 6:00 to 8:30pm

Join me for and evening of fun punching the honeycomb table place mat. I will be using the #14 punch needle which makes a very nice low pile loop. All the colored yarns will be supplied. The pattern is drawn on Monks cloth in will be in a frame so everything is ready to be punched. This is suitable for beginners or the folks that already have experience. It is a fun pattern and very easy to complete.
If you do not have the oxford punch needle #14 I have them for you to use on that night and to purchase as well. They are $50.00 taxes in.
Workshop Cost: $48.00 Pre payment is required. You can do so by e-transfer or on this website under In The Store ( pay pal ) or in person at the studio.
Date & Time: May 29, Wednesday Evening 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Location: Douglas Street Recreation Center


Rigid Heddle Loom - Weaving Demo Day

May 24 - All Day


I will have the Rigid Heddle Looms set up to demonstrate the basic of warping and weaving on these very versatile and reasonable priced portable looms.  

This affordable, portable and versatile rigid heddle loom is quick and easy to use and simple to assemble. Everything is included in the kit – just add yarn! Create beautiful unique garments and homewares with colour and texture using any yarns. Or weave beautiful textured patterns using pickup sticks. The loom can also be used for woven tapestries and wall hangings. Made from Silver Beech hardwood the loom is very strong and robust. The built-in second heddle option allows for double width, layer or density weaving as well as additional patterns. Four great weaving widths 40, 60, 80 and 120cm (16, 24, 32 and 48 ins).


Punch needling with 3ply Floss

May 30, 1:00 to 4:00pm

Punch needling with 3ply Floss 4.5" springtime coaster.

Cost: $38.00 Pattern, floss and instructions.

Where: 1282 Salmon River Rd. Salmon River

You will need to bring your Clover or Ultra Punch needle and a 6" embroidery hoop that will hold the fabric tight. These can be purchase  at my Fibre Art Studio. Please call, text message, email to find out more information and to register.

Limited Space so please , call, email, text message and per-pay to attend. 902- 893- 4874 email gmmader@hotmail.com

Message me on facebook https://www.facebook.com/GwensHandmadeCreations/