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Gaia Series: the Earth is Alive

March 10 - April 26

(Prairie du Sac, WI) -- Gaia Series: The Earth is Alive "The Gaia Series of paintings are my expression of love for our planet and grow out of a desire to learn about and portray many aspects of the Earth. In my exploration I cast a wide net and synthesize my findings visually. The paintings are partly inspired by scientific learning and represent an intuitive, impressionistic integration of my understanding." -- Beth Racette Art Opening at the River Arts Center…

Helen’s Daughters Open Studio

March 23 @ 10:00 am - March 25 @ 5:00 pm

(Baraboo, WI) -- Open Studio and Fabric Sale with Char and Mariella! Does it get any better than this? Char and her sister Mariella will BOTH be 'in-studio' for our Fiber Arts Trail Grand Opening Weekend! Come and visit them in Char's studio in old Baraboo where they will both have their fabulous handbags for sale. An added bonus is the Fabric Sale! Yardage of all styles and colors of upholstery fabric. Prices will be marked! Learn on how to replace…

Ardyth’s Sew ‘n’ Vac Open House!

March 23 @ 10:00 am - March 25 @ 5:00 pm

(Baraboo, WI) -- Join us at Ardyth's Sew 'n' Vac for the Threaded Streams Fiber Arts Trail Grand Opening! A go-to location for all your quilting needs, Michelle Miller welcomes you to her shop! The shop carries a full-line of Janome products as well as many quilting supplies. Maday, of Free Spirit Designs will hold her special Threaded Streams classes in the shop!

Kipp Inglis: Open Studio!

March 23 @ 10:00 am - March 25 @ 5:00 pm

(Lodi, WI) -- Kipp Inglis Open Studio During the Threaded Streams Fiber Arts Trail Grand Opening Weekend, join Kipp, Jan Clingman, Dana Slowiak and Katherine McMahon at DSquared Studio in downtown Lodi. Kipp is also teaching an Indigo and Shibori Dye class on Thursday, Friday and Saturday afternoons from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. at DSquared Studios in Lodi. Click here for class info. Kipp inglis Artist Statement: I work primarily in wool and silk, but have a long history of sewing,…

Suzanne Huber: Open Studio

March 23 @ 10:00 am - March 25 @ 5:00 pm

(Portage, WI) -- Visit Suzanne in her studio space at The Mercantile in Portage, WI! As a part of the Threaded Streams Fiber Arts Trail Grand Opening weekend, Suzanne will have a 4 harness loom set up in her studio space along with woven garments ready to add to your wardrobe! Suzanne is also teaching a three hour workshop on how to hand dye your own yarn. There are two sessions of that class. Friday Hand Dyed Yarn Class Saturday…

dMarie Knit and Fiber: Open Shop

March 23 @ 10:00 am - March 25 @ 5:00 pm

(Prairie du Sac, WI) -- Plan on visiting Dana's shop and spending some time in this well stocked yarn shop. The shop specializes in yarn for the discriminating knitter and crocheter. Dana also carries needlework supplies and kits.

Katherine McMahon: Open Studio

March 23 @ 10:00 am - March 25 @ 5:00 pm

(Lodi, WI) -- Katherine McHahon Open Studio During the Threaded Streams Fiber Arts Trail Grand Opening Weekend, join Kipp, Jan Clingman, Dana Slowiak and Katherine McMahon at DSquared Studio in downtown Lodi. Katherine is conducting Eco Printing Paper Classes at DSquared Studios in Lodi on Thursday, Friday and Saturday mornings. More info to come. Katherine's Bio: I operate my own freelance graphic design business, Hartline Designs, out of my home studio in beautiful Lodi, WI (having traded in my lab…

Roberta Condon: Open Studio

March 23 @ 10:00 am - March 25 @ 5:00 pm

(Portage, WI) -- Roberta Condon Open Studio Roberta opened her own gallery and studio in 2015. It is a haven for calm, the enjoyment of art, painting and making pine needle baskets. Roberta will demonstrate techniques of pine needle coiling throughout the weekend. While you're there, make sure to view her abstract drawings done in pastel. Roberta is offering a Pine Needle Basket Weaving Class at Prairie Flower Beads from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 24, 2016. More…

Sandra Wysock: Open Studio

March 23 @ 10:00 am - March 25 @ 5:00 pm

(Portage, WI) -- Sandra Wysock Open Studio Sandra Wysock, who is a felting artist, will share studio space in R. Condon Gallery and Studio during the Threaded Streams Fiber Arts Trail Grand Opening weekend. Sandra will demonstrate how she creates felted landscapes using wool, silk, bamboo and water. Sandra's work exhibits great depth and perspective--with results similar to working with pastels. Sandra Wysock Artist Statement: I am a self taught textile artist specializing in creating art using hand made felt.…

Free Spirit Designs: Open Studio

March 23 @ 10:00 am - March 25 @ 5:00 pm

(Baraboo, WI) -- Visit Maday, while not in class, at Ardyth's Sew 'n' Vac in downtown Baraboo during the Fiber Arts Weekend. She's teaching the following classes: http://midwestfiberartstrails.org/event/barn-quilt-wood-fusion-painting-woodworking-quilting/ http://midwestfiberartstrails.org/event/slow-stitching-workshop-free-spirit-designs/ http://midwestfiberartstrails.org/event/simple-patchwork-quilting-free-spirit-designs/

Prairie Flower Bead Shop: Zig Zag Bracelet Class

March 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

(Portage, WI) -- Zig Zag Bracelet Class Rita and the crew at Prairie Flower Bead Shop will teach a one-hour beginning bead class called Zig Zag Bracelets. Class Details: Class Fee: $15.00 Class Times: One hour starting at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. on March 23, 2017 Class Size: limited to 6 students Please contact Prairie Flower Beads to register for this class. Click to register.

Prairie Flower Bead Shop: Open Shop

March 23 @ 10:00 am - March 25 @ 5:00 pm

(Portage, WI) -- Prairie Flower Bead Shop Rita Briant, owner of Prairie Flower, has been beading for over 30 years. She opened Prairie Flower Beads in 2010 when the bead shop she worked in Baraboo, closed its doors. Along with jewelry and other pieces made entirely of beads, beads can be incorporated in many of the Fiber Arts.  They can be used as embellishment (decorating felted items, adding texture and color to knit items and even embroidered on fabric or leather…

“Right Out of History: the Making of Judy Chicago’s Dinner Party

March 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

(Poratge, WI) -- A documentary telling the story of Judy Chicago's Dinner Party The Dinner Party is an installation artwork by feminist artist Judy Chicago. Widely regarded as the first epic feminist artwork, it functions as a symbolic history of women in Western civilization. There are 39 elaborate place settings arranged along a triangular table for 39 mythical and historical famous women. Sacajawea, Sojourner Truth, Eleanor of Aquitaine, Empress Theodora of Byzantium, Virginia Woolf, Susan B. Anthony, and Georgia O'Keeffe…

Museum at the Portage: a special exhibit of historical textiles

March 23 @ 10:00 am - March 25 @ 5:00 pm

(Portage, WI) -- A very special exhibit of the museum's collection of historic textiles, clothing, handwork, embellishments and period pieces. The past is illuminated through hundreds of authentic pieces from this unique place at the intersection of the Fox and Wisconsin Rivers. Discover the story of Portage as you explore area history and culture shaped by the influences of rivers, native people, early explorers, brickyards, railroads, and local residents. The Museum at the Portage is housed in the Georgian Revival-style home…

River Arts on Water: Open Gallery

March 23 @ 10:00 am - March 25 @ 5:00 pm

(Prairie du Sac, WI) --River Arts on Water: Open Gallery River Arts on Water is a beautiful space on the banks of the Wisconsin River in Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin, where people can explore, celebrate and advance the arts and cultural forms that express the inextricable bond between humans and the landscape in which they dwell. Devoted to the cultural and ecological vitality of the community, it is a retail gallery,concert, workshop and gathering place operated by River Arts Inc.…

Anna Verbsky Sagami Trunk Show at dMarie Knit and Fiber

March 23 @ 10:00 am - March 25 @ 5:00 pm

(Prairie du Sac, WI) -- Anna Verbsky Sagami Bead Trunk Show DMarie Knit and Fiber is very happy to feature Anna Verbsky Sagami and her beautiful beaded designs during Threaded Streams Fiber Arts Trail Grand Opening Weekend. Anna will have kits and finished products to sell as well as two beading classes. DMarie is a fully stocked yarn and fiber shop featuring knitting yarn for the discriminating fiberista! dMarie offers classes, summer camps and will soon offer needlepoint canvas and…

Tripp Heritage Museum: Textile Artifacts from the Collection

March 23 @ 10:00 am - March 25 @ 5:00 pm

(Prairie du Sac, WI) -- Tripp Heritage Museum showcases textiles from their collection During the Threaded Streams Grand Opening Weekend, the Tripp Museum is bringing out some very special pieces from their textile collection. The Tripp Museum is a part of the Sauk Prairie Area Historical Society. The special pieces are the Newspaper Dress, a cargo bag from Wisconsin River Steamboat Days and a never-seen-before crazy quilt made by women from Sauk Prairie. The museum will showcase vintage textiles from…

Lodi Alpacas at Whistling Valley Farm

March 23 @ 10:00 am - March 25 @ 5:00 pm

(Lodi, WI) -- Jan Clingman, of Lodi Alpacas at Whistling Valley Farm will share studio space at DSquared Studios in Lodi, Wisconsin for the Threaded Streams Fiber Arts Weekend due to spring road conditions and construction on the farm. Jan will have weaving and knitting yarn for sale. She will have finished products for sale, too. Jan will do a talk on alpacas, alpaca fiber, characteristics, etc. that will help new fiber artists to the alpaca world understand the differences…

Eco Printing on Paper Workshop with Katherine Hartline

March 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until March 25, 2017

(Lodi, WI) -- Eco Printing on Paper Workshop with Katherine Hartline McMahon, Graphic Designer/Textile Artist Learn to create beautiful note cards with flowers and plants (provided). You will receive instructions and materials to create 10 note cards (with envelopes) during the class, plus information to go, so you are able to create more cards your own.  Expect the unexpected, as you may achieve precise imprints with the natural pigments or beautiful, flow-y colors that mimic watercolor art.  Class Details: Classes are offered 3/23, 3/24,…

Barn Quilt on Wood: A fusion of painting, woodworking and quilting!

March 23 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

(Baraboo, WI) -- Barn Quilt on Wood Workshop! Maday Delgado, from Free Spirit Sewing and Design, teaches this new-old way to make a quilt block. It’s a fusion of painting, woodworking and quilting! 24″ square wood base with design prepped ahead of time by Maday with plenty of room for your own style. Everyone will have a design of their choosing and can make it their own with colors and paint. Class Details: Price: $75 with all materials provided. Contact…

Kipp Inglis: Indigo and Shibori Dyeing Class

March 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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(Lodi,  WI) -- Kipp Inglis is teaching a two-hour primer on Indigo and Shibori dyeing! During the Threaded Streams Fiber Arts Trail Grand Opening weekend, Kipp is offering three two-hour classes that walk students through the basics of using indigo dye with Shibori wrap techniques. Class Details: Fee: $40 Class Times: 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. on March 23, 24, 25, 2017 Students work with a silk scarf or a fat quarter of quilting cotton Students will receive written instructions to…

dMarie Knit and Fiber Class: Beaded Wrap Bracelet Class

March 23 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

(Prairie du Sac) -- Anna Verbsky Sagami Beaded Wrap Bracelet Class This class is offered two times on Thursday, March 23, 2016 at dMarie Knit and Fiber. Students will learn skills to make a beaded wrap bracelet. Class Details: Price: $20 + supplies Class Times: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Please contact dMarie to register for this class. Click here to register!

Pine Needle Basketry

March 23 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

(Portage, WI) -- Pine Needle Basketry Workshop Roberta Condon will teach a four hour pine needle basketry workshop. She will provide all materials needed to make a small tradtional pine needle basket. Students will learn the basic methods of coiling and will discuss the ecology of the long leaf pine needle tree and its history in the United States. Class Details: Class Fee: $60.00 Class Time: 4 hours with box supper provided Location: Prairie Flower Beads, downtown Portage Class Size:…

Dana Slowiak: Open Studio

March 24 @ 10:00 am - March 25 @ 5:00 pm

(Lodi, WI) -- Dana Slowiak Open Studio During the Threaded Streams Fiber Arts Trail Grand Opening Weekend, Dana Slowiak welcomes Kipp Inglis, Katherine MacMahon and Jan Clingman to her studio! Thanks, Dana!  Even though her studio will be open on Thursday, March 23, Dana will be available on Friday and Saturday. On Friday and Saturday, Dana will demo how to make paper sculpture. (See above.) Dana's Bio: TREES. PAPER. LEAVES. Dana’s current work deconstructs books and reforms them into paper sculptures. Her primary interest surrounds oak leaves that are…

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