Classes and Events

Summer Classes 2019

Workshops held at our studio in Conception Harbour, NL. To register and for further information, contact Susan at blackhenstudio@gmail.com.

Embroidery with Moose and Caribou Hair

August 20, 210 am – 1 pm. All materials supplied. $60 

Explore the creative potential of stitching with moose and caribou hair. In this workshop, Susan will guide you through creation of a 3 dimensional floral-inspired embroidery with moose and caribou hair as you create a small piece (4 x 6 inches) suitable for framing. All materials supplied.

The Magic of Indigo

Saturday, September 7, 10 am – 3 pm. All materials supplied. $75

Discover the magic of Indigo. In this day long workshop we will create texture on cloth through the traditional techniques of shibori, arashi and itajime with a traditional indigo vat as well as experiment with fresh leaf Japanese Indigo.

The Colourful Garden

Saturday, September 21, 10 – 3 pm. All materials supplied. $75

Forage for colour in the garden and coax a range of earthy hues from flowers, leaves and branches. Unlock the creative potential found right at your back door. In this workshop we will unlock the mystery of mordants while exploring contact and immersion dye techniques.

Bring on the Fall!

Location and date for workshop TBA, October, Conception Bay Centre/North Area

Celebrate the cool crisp days and beautiful colours of fall with an inspiring drive around the bay. Using simple painting and embroidery techniques create a one-of-a-kind stitched leaf. A perfect workshop to stimulate your creative energy!

Summer 2019 Event Schedule

Summer is officially here! Below is where we will be when not in our studio through out the summer fair season. Drop by and say hello!

June 15th – St. John’s Farmer’s Market

June 29th – Farm and Market Clarenville 

July 13th – St. John’s Farmer’s Market

July 18th – Scout’s Night Market

July 20th – Bay Robert’s Culture Days, Bay Roberts Arena

July 27th – Farm and Market Clarenville

August 1st – Scout’s Night Market

August 15th – Scout’s Night Market

August 17th – St. John’s Farmer’s Market

August 24th and 25th – Cultural Craft Festival, Port Union NL

August 28th to September 1 – Pop- Up at Quidi Vidi Plantation, St. John’s, NL

September 14th – Farm and Market Clarenville