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Weaving Water: Monthly Fiber & Indigo Workshop

Saturday, November 13, 2021 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Weaving Water artwork.

Learn fiber art techniques and join in conversation about how the mystical chemistry of indigo influenced world history and still bears an imprint on our lives today. (Registration required.)

Weaving Water is a project that seeks to engage the public in community building through craft and connection with water. Artist and botanist Sarah Nassif will connect community members with the Mississippi River watershed through a series of hands-on fiber art workshops that will pose the question, “Where am I within the system?” Nassif facilitates creatives experiences that allow people to connect and consider complex systems while working with their hands.

Date and Time

Saturday, November 13, 2021, 10 a.m. – Noon

Use wet felting to create a a natural wool ball that can be dipped in the indigo vat. Learn how felting is the oldest form of fabric. Featuring a surprise guest speaker!

Location

The November 13 workshop will be in person at the MWMO Stormwater Park and Learning Center (2522 Marshall Street NE).

Future workshops will be online or in person depending on weather and COVID-19 conditions.

Attire

Dress in warm clothes that may be stained. We will be taking COVID-19 precautions and asking participants to mask when social distancing is not possible. Please bring a mask and apron if desired.

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Details

Date:
Saturday, November 13, 2021
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/weaving-water-free-fiber-workshops-at-mwmo-tickets-190434624087

Organizer

Mississippi Watershed Management Organization
Phone:
612-746-4970
Email:
contacts@mwmo.org
Website:
https://www.mwmo.org/

Venue

MWMO Stormwater Park and Learning Center
2522 Marshall Street NE
Minneapolis, MN 55418-3329 United States
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Phone:
612-746-4970
Website:
https://www.mwmo.org/