• 8” x 70” 100% silk scarf Hand dyed with natural indigo grown in our very own natural dye garden Care Instructions: Hand wash with mild soap, air dry
  • 14” x 68” 100% silk scarf Hand Dyed by Praxis Staff with screen printed logo Care Instructions: Hand wash with mild soap, air dry  
  • 14” x 68” 100% silk scarf Hand Dyed by Praxis Staff with screen printed logo Care Instructions: Hand wash with mild soap, air dry
  • Instructor: Deb Berkebile Saturday, October 17th, 10 – 4pm Eco Printing is a form of natural dyeing where plant materials are bundled and use a direct contact printing method, drawing out tannins & pigments from plants to make interesting and surprising marks on  protein (silk, wool) fibers which are transferred to fabric via steaming or boiling. Two for one bundling is a favorite technique. Learn how to make an iron blanket which dramatically changes and deepens the colors of the printed leaves.You will learn how to use natural dyes on your pre-mordanted silk fabrics. and the use of color blankets. Enjoy creating your own fabulous Ecoprinted fabrics.
  • 24” x 86” Wool/Silk scarf Eco printed then dyed with marigolds and indigo grown in our very own natural dye garden. Care Instructions: Hand wash with mild soap, air dry flat
  • Thank you for considering a donation to Praxis Fiber Workshop. We accept donations via checks to Praxis: 15301 Waterloo Road, Cleveland OH 44110, or make a donation securely online below.
  • A fun activity to do in your kitchen! Natural Dye with black beans, all supplies included: 22" x 22" 100% cotton bandana 6" x 4" 100% cotton pouch (that hold the beans) Black beans Alum (the mordant or fixer) Citric acid (lowers pH - makes dye pinker) Baking soda (Raises pH - Makes dye greener) Rubberbands and Twine (for creating beautiful designs with resists) 1 pair gloves          
  • Basic Membership

    $55.00 / month
    • 15% discount on classes*, workshops and loom rental
    • Free access to open studios on Wednesdays and Sundays from noon-4pm

    Note: Your card will be charge $55.00 automatically every month until you contact Praxis to cancel your subscription.

  • Instructor: Sandy Shelenberger Saturday, September 26st, 10 -4pm Discover the ancient practice of Shibori using natural and synthetic indigo. Shibori is a Japanese technique to bind, tie and stitch fabric to create different resisted marks and patterns. Learn the basics of indigo dying and combine multiple techniques to create unique cloth. Then, enhance your indigo designs by incorporating multi layers of color removal using discharge immersion vats.
  • October 24, 25, 31  9-11AM EST

    Jacquard Weave File Design II
    This course builds upon the fundamentals presented in Jacquard Weave File Design I.
    Join renowned digital weaver and North American TC2 representative, Cathryn Amidei for a brand new virtual curriculum to prepare you for weaving on a TC2 jacquard loom. During this three day intensive workshop, you will learn to optimize your interaction with Photoshop to create a successful digital weaving file.
    Content will focus on the development of weaves and effects using multiple shuttles, and approaches to dimensional fabrics- additional double or triple weave effects including 2 faced and double width fabrics, as well as approaches to developing files that include supplemental wefts.
      All learning styles accommodated with multiple approaches offered. All sessions will be recorded. Leave ready to weave on a TC2!   Dates: October 24, 25, 31 from 9 - 11AM EST Cost: $180 Course Maximum: 10
  • October 10, 11, 17 from 9 to 11AM EST

      Join renowned digital weaver and North American TC2 representative, Cathryn Amidei for a brand new virtual curriculum to prepare you for weaving on a TC2 jacquard loom. During this three day intensive workshop, you will learn to optimize your interaction with Photoshop to create a successful digital weaving file. With registration, participants will receive a digital folder of basic black and white images to begin sample work and PDF versions of each stage of the process. Day 1 & 2 - learn the newest approach to developing structures in photoshop. Begin designing a weaving file with stock images and patterns and generate concepts for your own unique design. Day 3 - Bring your finished design for group review, troubleshooting and feedback. Your design can incorporate one or two shuttles with the knowledge on how to expand. All learning styles accommodated with multiple approaches offered. All sessions will be recorded. Leave ready to weave on a TC2!
  • Enter the Enchanting Raffle for a chance to win a handcrafted piece by our studio manager, Anna Routson.   No-waste woven shibori vest 100% hand-dyed Merino wool Size S - L   Each raffle ticket is $10 and there is no limit to tickets purchased. All proceeds will go toward fundraising for our TC2 Jacquard Loom. The raffle will close on September 25, 2020, at which time we will contact each winner by email and phone. Vest can be picked up from Praxis Fiber Workshop or shipped at the winner's convenience.