Austin Fiber Artists


April 10th – North Meeting

This Tuesday, April 10th, AFA Member Mary Ann Nailos will give us a presentation on her recent surface design training with Jane Dunnewold. Come hear about what she learned.  Jane’s course is pretty intensive! For more info on the design training, check out...
April 18th South Meeting

April 18th South Meeting

SOUTH April Program    Deb McClintock  https://debmcclintock.me/ Deb McClintock from Johnson City will be our guest.  She will be sharing her vast knowledge of Nature Dying.  She will discuss some of her processes and show us examples of her wonder work.  Deb has...
February South – Textiles From West Africa -Molly Martin

February South – Textiles From West Africa -Molly Martin

Molly Martin has been collecting African textiles for almost 50 years.  Come hear her talk about the various narrow band weaving traditions of West Africa. There will be many examples from Ghana, Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Togo, Mali and Liberia. Narrow band (sometimes...
February North – Fabric Origami

February North – Fabric Origami

Learn how to make fabric stiff enough to fold it into origami shapes.   The resulting shapes can be appliqued to fiber artwork.  Add dimensions and figures to your work!  Juliann leads the group. (No, we’re not teaching money folds or even kitten management. ...