MELBOURNE, FL - The Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts at Florida Institute of Technology announces its final summer 2014 workshop. Fabric Postcards will be presented Saturday, August 9 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the centers second-floor mezzanine.
In Fabric Postcards participants will join presenter Carol Poole for three hours of fun - transforming fabric scraps, card foundations, crayons, threads and markers into post office acceptable, one-of-a-kind post cards. Provided kits will include materials necessary to make 4 - 5 postcards. Participants may also bring a sewing machine (in good working order with a fresh needle), a variety of threads in preferred colors, and BSS (Basic Sewing Supplies) - scissors (fabric and paper), snips, rotary cutter and small mat, and necessary sewing machine feet for decorative stitching.
Admission for the workshop is $25 for the general public and $20 for Friends of Textiles members. All skill levels are welcome. Please RSVP by August 1 to firstname.lastname@example.org or contact (321) 674-6129.
This event is presented in conjunction with the centers current quilt exhibits, Florida in Fabric II and Oil Stains: A Series by Eleanor McCain which are on view through August 23.