Workshops

have dyepots will travel

Through Vermont I traveled this morning on long windy roads and farmlands past the ravage of Irene's wrath. new bridges reuniting towns so torn apart to arrive at a fiber oasis Six Loose Ladies shop in Proctorsville VT with a few more than six loose ladies and a few...

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Whose woods these are…

...they came to know.our fieldwork with India is done and it was a profound experience for each and every one of us.16 women came to learn and soak in what India offered us. as the days stitched together so did our relationships with each...

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Color Institute East begins

The Color Institute workshop is underway here at the farm. First day gave us scorching temperatures with high humidity. But the class of 10 are eager to learn and increase our levels of expertise in color theory with Michele Wipplinger at the helm. Her experience with...

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Blue Fingers in Ohio

Teaching the art of dyeing with indigo in Medina, Ohio was just great. I flew home with blue fingers but left behind 16 students who can now dye confidently with pure indigo using a reduction vat.From the east coast to the mid-west rain had plagued the...

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An art exhibit perhaps?

Artist, Joan Morris' art exhibit opens today through July 31stAidron Duckworth Art Museum21 Bean Rd, Meriden, NHTextile Works of Art: 2009-2011Be inspired! Please visit Joan's show. She is an artist extraordinaire and dedicated instructor in the art of shaped resist...

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“Field Notes” with India Flint

India Flint will be teaching at Long Ridge Farm in August! The workshop "Field Notes" will be a 5 day journey of collecting and working with dyestuffs indiginous to our land and using them to create your own expression on cloth such as in this piece created by India...

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Join us for a workshop?

Workshops for the 2010 season at Long Ridge Farm are open! Three day workshops with Michele Wipplinger are featured for August. The first is Basilan: Earth Pigments and Infusions from Mali, Africa. The second is Woad: The Ancient European Blue.Michele WipplingerPatty...

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