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Libby Mortensen

May 2022

NEST WITH EGGS NEEDLE FELTING WORKSHOP RESCHEDULED

May 21 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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$45.00

Join this fun workshop to explore the craft of needle felting with fiber artist Libby Mortensen. Students will learn to make their own little nest (3.5 to 4”) with wee eggs to display for spring while learning basic wool sculpting techniques, including wrapping and shaping, blending colors, and surface felting. Learn about basic tools, felting surfaces, gauges of needles and their best uses, and types of wool best suited for needle felting.  Materials fee: $25 for supplies and tools, payable…

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FABRIC COLLAGE FULL

May 28 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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$45 Sold out

Learn how to make a fusible fabric collage quilt or wall hanging using one of Laura Heine’s popular collage patterns. Choose your design and get started on this fun and easy technique – no sewing necessary until time to quilt. Techniques taught include – how to transfer a design onto foundation fabric, fuse webbing, fussy cut motifs and create a colorful design using a simple, black line drawing. In addition, color choices and placement of fabrics to create depth and movement…

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June 2022

MAKING FISH

June 4 @ 1:00 am - 5:00 pm
Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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$45.00 3 tickets left

This fabric collage class uses Laura Heine’s pattern “Making Fish.” Once you know how to make fish, the possibilities are endless. You will find that the process becomes very addicting! As you make the fish, they start to develop their own unique personalities. They can be made into table runners, wall hangings, pillows and quilts! Enjoy the process and let’s make fish! Laura Heine’s pattern includes instructions for making the fish into four 14x22in placemats.  

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FINISH IT UP!

June 18 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
$35 5 tickets left

Have you taken a fabric collage class but could never quite get it finished? Join the club, and join the class! Several students have expressed an interest in a concentrated time to bring over their fabric collage projects and work on them together. Whether it’s an octopus or cat from a Laura Heine pattern or a Making Fish in progress, we are offering a 3 hour session where you can spread out and work uninterrupted. Refresh your creative vibe and work to finish it…

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*** Class Policy: Full payment is due at time of registration. 1/2 refund if cancellation is one week before the start of class. No refund if cancellation is within one week of class. Full refund if class is canceled due to weather, low enrollment, or teacher illness.