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Cordova Fungus Festival 2019 Net Loft Workshops
Hanging Mushroom Ornament
Dates:  Class is offered in multiple time slots.  FRIDAY  AUGUST 30  and  SATURDAY AUGUST 31
Time: FRIDAY 9 -10:30 AM  OR .  10:45 am-12:15 pm  OR   SATURDAY 9-10:30 AM
Cost: $ 15 class fee includes all tools and materials.  Bring dried moss and lichens for around base. $2 charge per extra broken needle.
AGES 8 and up 
Each person will make one needlefelted wool ornament in their choice of mushroom.

 All levels welcome
Focus: Needlefelting
Instructor: Dotty Widmann

Mushroom Terrarium
Dates:  Class is offered in multiple time slots.  FRIDAY  AUGUST 30
Time: 1 PM - 3:15 PM   OR .  3:30-5:45 PM
Cost: $ 15.00 class fee  (dome extra)

Our annual mushroom terrarium workshop! 
Create a pair of mushrooms using carded wool and wetfelting techniques.

Class includes all materials for making the mushrooms. Suitable for displaying under dome with woodland treasures.
Domes extra. 

Bring handful of small woodland items such as dry cones, lichen, and moss.

Open to ages 5 and up.  Ages 5-9 with parent.

Level: All levels welcome
Focus: Wet felting
Instructor: Dotty Widmann

Natural Dyeing with Mushrooms and Native Plants
Time: 1 - 5:30 PM 
Cost: $55 class fee  PLUS $25 MATERIALS FEE .  $80 TOTAL

Learn the basics of natural dyeing from local dyers Amber Wasson & Raven Madison, assisted by Dotty WIdmann  We will be focusing on mushroom pigments, but also covering local native plats that work well to create color. Class will concentrate on creating a small collecion of hand dyed materials suitable for needlework including silk ribbon, wool felt, linen, and embroidry threads. Topics to be covered include the collection of local dyeplants, mordanting both protein and cellulose fibers, and the dyeing process.  

Autumn Needlework
Time: 5:30 - 9:30 pm
Cost: $ 30 class fee includes all tools and materials.  $2 charge per extra broken needle.
AGES 11 and up 
Create this multineedlework using a variety of techniques and materials, including mushroom dyed wool felt. Framed in hoop.
 All levels welcome
Focus: Embroidery, Needlefelting, Wool Applique
Instructor: Dotty Widmann

Autumn Embellished Basket
Time: 1 - 9 PM  with dinner break between 6-7  (students may finish sooner)
Cost: $30.00 includes brushes, paints,and snacks. BASKET EXTRA and to be chosen prior to class

Embellish your choice of basket with your choice of motifs. Berries, mushrooms, golden leaves may be painted on bands or surfaces of picnic. foraging, or serving basket. 

Level: Ages 14 and up.
Focus: Painting
Instructor: Dotty Widmann