Get Creative with Your Group This Summer Season!
Looking for an interactive activity for your special group or team? Flex your creative muscles in one of Textile Center’s group art experiences! Choose from Dye Discovery or Felting Fun and take home your own fiber art creation.
Group Experiences at Textile Center in Minneapolis:
Tour Textile Center
Tour our facility, view our innovative fiber art exhibition galleries, visit one of the nation’s largest circulating textile libraries, experience a state-of-the-art Dye Lab, and check out the distinctive artisan shop!
Create Your Own Takeaway Textile
Have a hands-on art-making experience! Try dyeing, felt making, or both—and design something amazing.
• Project option 1: Dye Discovery — Explore the Japanese dyeing technique of Shibori–the precursor to contemporary “tie-dye”–to make a vibrant silk scarf, tea towel, or bandanna. Learn about how different tools and shaping methods create stunning patterns and designs in the fabric. Experience the reveal of everyone’s unique design.
• Project option 2: Felting Fun — Discover this ancient technique for crafting designs from a variety of wool textures, colors, and materials. Learn the amazing properties of wool, get your hands wet and felt a one-of-a-kind coaster or colorful geode.
Learn more and register your group HERE.