An in-person class with Jody Alexander Mar 2, 1:30-4:30pm Create your own hand-printed fabric! Learn to hand print fabrics with stencils and block printing for use in future projects, or bring a garment or other textile to embellish.
An in-person class with Jody Alexander Mar 3, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-5:00pm Use your growing stash of fabric scraps to make this fun project bag with a dynamic diagonal design — by hand or by machine.
An in-person class with Jody Alexander Mar 4, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-5:00pm Learn to create your own stencils, print them onto fabric, and then make a unique project bag! This pattern-less bag is perfect for storing and transporting your projects. And your new printing skills can add to many of your future makes.
About Jody Alexander
Jody Alexander is a mixed media artist who lives and works in Santa Cruz and Penn Valley, California. She combines textiles, paper, found items and imagery to create books, objects, wall pieces, garments, and installations. Her current work is inspired by the art of repair, reuse, and imagery and stories encountered in her travels and everyday. Her work appears in a number of publications including Masters: Book Arts: Major Works by Leading Artist, 500 Handmade Books, and 1000 Artists’ Books: Exploring the Book as Art. Jody was an artist in residence at the Santa Cruz Resource Recovery Facility in 2019, and is the 2015 recipient of the Rydell Visual Arts Fellowship. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Art History from U.C.L.A., and a Master’s degree in Library Science from Simmons College, Boston, MA. Jody teaches and exhibits nationally and internationally.