Intro to Natural Dye

The Spool #4-420 Fitzgerald Ave, Courtenay

10am-2pm Discover the world of Natural Colour, from fibre preparation and colour extraction to foraging and dyeing. We will use plant extracts such as Madder, Indigo and Logwood as well as local plant material to create a colour palette. What you learn in this class will allow you to begin your own exploration of natural […]


Summer Sewing, Doll Camp

The Spool #4-420 Fitzgerald Ave, Courtenay

Tuesday August 16-Friday August 19, 9:30am-12pm   If you've got a kid (ages 7+) with boundless imagination, an urge to create and a desire to improve their sewing skills, making dolls is the prefect Venn Diagram for them!   We will create unique dolls using our great pattern by Jennifer Jangles, which is structured enough to create […]

Summer Quilt Camp

The Spool #4-420 Fitzgerald Ave, Courtenay

August 23-25 (Tuesday- Thursday) 9:30AM-12:30PM Ages 7+, all skill levels Materials Included! If you've got a creative kid who's interested in colour, design, structure and sewing, this camp is perfect! 9 hours over the course of three mornings, this camp will help them build all the skills they need to get started with a lifelong […]