Author: knocella

  • Textile Meet Up at NextFab

    Thursday, June 27th I am giving a demo on frame loom and tapestry weaving at NextFab! Get together with fellow fiber enthusiasts to work on projects, exchange tips, and share ideas at NextFab in South Philly. This monthly meetup is a time and place for creators of all things textile to gather and actively engage
  • Alumna Highlight

    The sustainability office at my alma mater, The College of Charleston, featured my work on their blog, Synergies! Click HERE to read the article.
  • Fashion for the Future

    Tired of seemingly elitist or vomited fast fashion? The fashion revolution is here! Come out to see Fashion for the Future on May 4th, at Quadrat Academy! This is an event celebrating designers in the community designing for their community. There will be a DIY t-shirt grocery bag workshop at 5pm. Artists talks at 6pm.
  • Tapestry Weaving

    Learn the basics of tapestry weaving while making a beautiful wall hanging! You will learn to warp a loom, weave with 2 colors, weave the soumak (braided) stitch and make fringe. The loom, weaving tools, and yarn are included and are all yours to keep! Materials: All materials are included in the class fee. Skill
  • Coptic Stitch Bookbinding Workshop

    In this workshop, you will create one book using the coptic stitch technique! This binding does not require a frame. This stitch is great for making a sketchbook or journal because the binding allows the book to lay open flat. In addition to learning the stitch, you also get to create your own personalized covers!