The year is too long to be apart from our fellow makers! See the FLAIR facebook events listing for details.
January 25, 2020--Freeville FLAIRy mending party! Head over to Kristen O's house with your holey jeans, or whatever else you'd like to work on! 1-5pm.
February 29, 2020--Open Sew at Song! We'll gather in the Song common house at Ecovillage to make space for sewing! Bring your own project and machine. All are welcome! 1-5pm.
March 7, 2020--Improv Quilting at the Tompkins County Public Library's Makerspace. Bring a machine, fabric if you've got some, and your creative juices. We'll piece quilt tops! 11:30am-4:30pm
March 15, 2020--Basketry Road Trip! We're heading to the Hudson to take a egg basket class with Katie Grove! This trip is currently full, please see the Facebook event to get on the wait list. Departure 6am, return 7pm.
July 18, 2020--Barn Quilt Outdoor Workshop. We'll try our hand at painting barn quilts! 1-5pm in West Danby. ~$50 for supplies. We are maxed out now, please see the Facebook event to get on the wait list.
October 3, 2020--Crazy Felted Hats! Let's turn our free roving into witchy/elf hats! Yamila is hosting outdoors on her patio. See the Facebook event for details.
October 17, 2020--FLAIR Fall Fiber Falderal. Meet up at Taughannock Falls State Park's central pavilion. Bring $10, a project, and a snack! We'll sip cider and knit/felt/crochet/sew our little hearts out! Maybe we'll even have a fire in the fireplace. Kids and friends welcome; there's plenty of space for physical distancing!
Other crafting recommendations in the Finger Lakes:
Gourdlandia! Can't get enough gourds? Check out Graham's workshop for some terrific classes! https://www.gourdlandia.com/
The Metalsmithery--Elaan Greenfield's metalwork studio, full of great classes! https://www.metalsmithery.com
Metalmorphosis--Just a jaunt away, Kelly Diemond's exciting classes in Syracuse beckon! https://metalmorphstudio.com/