‘Wild, Wacky and Woolly Workshop Mania’ offered at TAC April 27-29

Published 9:42 am Friday, April 13, 2012

A workshop in “Creating Jewelry without a Torch” will be offered by Ruthie Cohen and David Alberts Saturday, April 28 and Sunday, April 29 at Tryon Arts and Crafts School. (photo submitted by Julia McIntyre)

Tryon Arts and Crafts School will hold a “Wild, Wacky and Woolly Workshop Mania” weekend with five different workshops Friday, April 27 – Sunday, April 29.
The weekend will start with an opening reception for all workshop attendees and instructors from 6-8 p.m. During the reception, students will meet their instructors, get an overview of their workshop and choose their workstation. Saturday morning, all the workshops will begin at 9 a.m.


During Tryon Arts and Crafts School’s “Wild, Wacky and Woolly Workshop Mania” weekend, students can learn to make a felted bag in a workshop taught by Vasanto. (photo submitted by Julia McIntyre)

At the blacksmith’s forge, in the Knife Blade with Sheath Workshop, students will learn the basics of knife-blade making with instructors Gerry Drew and Walt Myers on Saturday from 9 a.m. -5 p.m. On Sunday, noon – 5 p.m., they will make custom leather sheaths for their knives with Karl Boyer.

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