Workshops

Learn about dollmaking with Fabs from Fig and Me. Workshops for 2018.

Learn about dollmaking with Fabs from Fig and Me. Workshops for 2018.

 
 

2018 sure is going to keep me busy!

And so will you, if you decide to come and learn with me in one of the many workshops I will be teaching this incredible year. Following are the places and dates, as well as some of the workshops I have decided to teach. Any questions feel free to ask!.

 

El Paso, Texas, USA

April 2018. Making a 15" natural fiber art doll with Fig and Me. A full weekend in which we will cover all the basics of creating a doll, plus some needle-sculpting/needle-felting to give it expression and depth. Doll made will be lightly weighted with glass sand. Hair will be made with DollyMo Mohair yarn. All ingredients provided, but you have to come with certain tools. Very limited space available. Price 395 USD. Inquiries welcome but not open for registration *just* yet.

 

Elspeet, The Netherlands

May 25 - 27th, 2018 | I will be teaching three separate workshops during the European Waldorf Doll Seminar. All three workshops for this weekend are already FULL.

June 1st - 3rd, 2018 | Three separate workshops will be taught, please do get in touch with the organizers of the event (there are separate fees associated with attending) so you can be given more information regarding how to apply, booking your stay and available space. Please contact Berend teKronnie via berend.tekronnie@gmail.com to learn more. Just mention which of my workshops you are interested in and these dates. These are the workshops I will be teaching:

A) Making a 15" natural fiber art doll with Fig and Me. Workshop is FULL.

B) Learn How To Master the Rolling Wool Stuffing Technique. Suitable for Beginners to Intermediate dollmakers. Price covers all materials + wool wand (225 euros). Limited space available. 

C) Needlefelting a Doll's Face in Wool. Suitable for Intermediate to Advanced dollmakers. You will learn how to construct a doll face completely with dry felting techniques, as well as how to cover it beautifully in fabric, developing your own style and face shape. Price covers some of the materials, you will receive homework to do before the workshop (350 euros). Limited space available.

 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Making a 15" natural fiber art doll with Fig and Me. Dates would be June 15th to 17th. Details to be added soon. Not open for registration yet.

 

Newton Abbot, United Kingdom

Making a 15" natural fiber art doll with Fig and Me. Two dates available: June 22nd-24th and June 29th-July 1st. More details to be added soon, but you can contact Debbie Poole at littleokedolls@waldorfdolls.co.uk to inquire more about registration and where to stay. 

 

Toronto, Canada

August 2018. Making a 15" natural fiber art doll with Fig and Me. Details to be added soon. Not open for registration yet.

 

Hope to add at least two more workshops this year. Contemplating one in San Francisco, California as well as one in Mexico City/Tepoztlan for the late Fall of 2018. 

If you are interested in any of the workshops listed, or have a request, drop me a line and maybe we can sort out a small workshop near you.