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Fiber Arts Department

Lauren Sinner

Lauren Sinner

Lauren Sinner

 

Instructor: Lauren Sinner
MENDING: REPAIR AS ART
July 23–24, 2017 (Sunday–Monday, 9:30am–4:30pm)
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All levels


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You may register online until two weeks prior to the class start date. After that date, please call the registrar:
707 937-5818, ext. 10 or toll-free 800 653-3328, ext. 10

 

CLASS DESCRIPTION
In this workshop, students will learn the fundamentals of visible mending. A hot trend in both the art and craft world, mending gives new life to worn and broken objects. Taking them from one of millions to a unique, individual object with new meaning imbued. This course focuses on using contrasting thread and fabric to proudly show the time and effort that went into mending the clothing. Using techniques like boro stitching, darning, and patching, this class will have you rethink throwing away your sweater the next time it tears.

 

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
LAUREN SINNER is an artist, curator, and educator based out of Portland, Oregon. She is currently the Assistant Editor of Surface Design Journal, and Curator-in-Residence at the MFA Applied Craft + Design Furthermore Gallery. Lauren has exhibited across the US at galleries in Chicago, Savannah, Madison, St. Louis, and Portland.

 

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TUITION & FEES
Current MAC Members: $207
Non-members: $230 plus a $45 non-member registration fee

There is a registration fee of $45 for each class for non-members. Current Mendocino Art Center members do not pay a registration fee and may take 10% off each class registration. The discount is reflected in the prices above. Not a member yet? You may sign up below.
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REFUNDS & CANCELLATIONS
Cancellations must be made in writing, either by mail or email. If you notify us at least 21 days prior to the first class meeting, you will receive a refund of tuition less a $45 cancellation fee. No refunds will be made after that date for any reason due to our contractual obligations and material acquisitions. If the Art Center is compelled to cancel a class you will receive a full tuition refund. Memberships are non-refundable as they are considered a donation to the Art Center.


Instructor materials fee: $15

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