Alice Cappa

Alice Cappa


My handwoven wearables in natural fibers integrate a variety of techniques. A favorite is Leno-lace, with which I shape imagery as I progress up the warp on a 4-harness loom. Tri-weaving allows a simple technique to mix in a myriad of textures, colors, trims, or beads. Another is handspinning, whirling “art yarns” with fleece from my sheep that are hand-dyed on a fire with nature’s colors. And a related activity, paper-making, brings together fiber, color, and collage. I demo any of these

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Briefly describe the class(es) you offer:

Paper Making Demos and Activities; Spinning and Weaving Demos and Activities Adult workshops: Triangle Weaving

Willing to be a guest speaker / workshop presenter in a classroom setting.: Yes
Type of lesson (Private and/or Group): Group


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