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Ann Johnston

The following two Ann Johnston workshops
were not sponsored by Northwest Quilters.

Ann Johnston

Dye Workshops with Quilter Ann Johnston will be held at the Corvallis Depot in Corvallis, Oregon.

November 11 - 15, 2002

Color by Accident & Dyed to Clamp

• Create one-of-a kind textures & variegated color mixtures on fabric
• Use water immersion dye recipes & dye fabrics in large quantities
• Explore the unlimited possibilities of creating Color by Accident
• Create repeat patterns using folds, stitching and clamps
• Practice variations of low-water immersion dyeing

November 18 - 22, 2002

Stamping with Dyes

• Stamp on fabric using fiber-reactive dyes
• Design your own blocks and sample a variety of stamping tools
• Learn how dyes on fabric can be repeated
• Explore some of the many possible stamping combinations
• Add background colors using painting & dyeing techniques
• Develop your own personal style & approach to the dyeing process

Quilter Ann Johnston will facilitate both 5-day dyeing workshops. Ann is best known for her hand-painted quilts, which have been displayed in shows and galleries across the country. Her wide-ranging interests are reflected in her extensive travel in North and South America and Europe, over 25 years of quilt making and fabric dyeing, and a continuous study of color and design. Visit Ann's website.

Ann has written four books: Color by Design: Paint and Print with Dye, The Quilter's Book of Design, Color By Accident: Low Water Immersion Dying, and Dye Painting! . Ann teaches workshops, lectures, and exhibits her fabric and quilts both nationally and internationally.

Cost of each 5-day workshop is $475 (includes materials & supplies). Workshop size is limited. For information or to register, email Deb Holmes or call Deb at (541) 602-2354.

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