Workshops

GATHER & MILL is proud to host some of the most talented creative instructors in their respective field.

With workshops aimed for people of all ages and levels of experience, you're guaranteed to walk away from our classes feeling inspired and well-informed.  Please click on the descriptions below to book your workshop space today!

We look forward to seeing you soon.

SPRING WORKSHOPS

Hand-stitched "Boro" Coaster Set Workshop    DATE POSTPONED - STAY TUNED $45   Hosted by Kathy Sward  In Japanese, Boro refers to rags; traditionally, items like quilts, clothes, futon covers etc. weren’t thrown away when they were worn out or torn - they were patched over and over again until sometimes the item was nothing but a rag, but actually a beautiful item was the result.  All materials provided to make 2 coasters; including pre-cut fabric is for the front and the back of the coasters as well as little patches and sashiko threads to stitch on top to imitate a beautiful piece of boro.

Hand-stitched "Boro" Coaster Set Workshop

DATE POSTPONED - STAY TUNED $45

Hosted by Kathy Sward

In Japanese, Boro refers to rags; traditionally, items like quilts, clothes, futon covers etc. weren’t thrown away when they were worn out or torn - they were patched over and over again until sometimes the item was nothing but a rag, but actually a beautiful item was the result.
All materials provided to make 2 coasters; including pre-cut fabric is for the front and the back of the coasters as well as little patches and sashiko threads to stitch on top to imitate a beautiful piece of boro.


PREVIOUS WORKSHOPS

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Hand-Stitched Origami Bag Workshop

with Kathy Sward

Fermentation: Sauerkraut, Brining +Probiotics Workshop

with Sienna Orlando

Cob Web Broom Making Workshop

with Bethany + Cult of Gemini

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Holiday Wreath Making Workshop

with Heidi Zacher

Pistil Annie’s Flower Truck

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Intro to Weaving Workshop

with Cassidy Fisher

The Northern Craft

"Evening Stroll" Painting UR Way

“Evening Stroll” Painting Workshop

with Kathi Whal

Painting UR Way

Wet Felting Workshop - Felted Wool Scarf    POSTPONED until FALL - Details to come   Hosted by Terry Shearn  Participants will learn the magical technique of wet felting wool roving to create a unique and beautiful wool felted scarf. We will learn how to lay out the wool, add embellishments and extend your design from the edge. We will also cover how to add “holes”, crisscross, leaf off edges and braided design element to create a unique design all your own. This is an excellent workshop to get the full feel of the wet felting technique.

Wet Felting Workshop - Felted Wool Scarf

POSTPONED until FALL - Details to come

Hosted by Terry Shearn

Participants will learn the magical technique of wet felting wool roving to create a unique and beautiful wool felted scarf. We will learn how to lay out the wool, add embellishments and extend your design from the edge. We will also cover how to add “holes”, crisscross, leaf off edges and braided design element to create a unique design all your own. This is an excellent workshop to get the full feel of the wet felting technique.