Gather together with makers of all levels to learn new skills and celebrate traditional crafts and regenerative living. Whether you’re interested in half-day workshops or multi-week courses, there’s something for everyone! Located in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, we offer hands-on experiences in a variety of subjects, all taught in either the beautiful studios at the New Brunswick College of Craft & Design (NBCCD) or one of our partnering locations.
Looking for Spring 2023 courses? There’s still time to register for workshops on Saturday, April 29, including: Mosaic Sun Catcher, Silk Screen Saturday, and Lino Printmaking. CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP!
Weave What You Want – Jacqueline Bourque
July 17 @ 9:00 am - July 21 @ 4:00 pm$316.00 – $395.00
Monday to Friday, July 17-21, 9am – 4pm
Have you been weaving for sometime and are looking to expand your knowledge? Is there a weave structure that you find interesting but are afraid to try? This workshop is for weavers who know the basics and are interested in learning something new! Come with ideas or structures that you are interested in and learn new skills in a supportive environment. If you have no clear project in mind, not to worry! After a discussion about your interests and what you want to do with weaving, Jacqueline will suggest some ideas from which you can choose.
TICKET PRICING & MATERIAL COST:
Early-bird ticket price (April 14 @ 12pm – April 19 @ 12pm): $365
Regular ticket price (April 19 @ 12pm – July 3 @ 11:30pm): $395
NBCCD staff, faculty, and current students (including 2023 graduates) receive 20% off regular ticket sales while supplies last. Find the NBCCD Discount ticket below.
Additional material fees: $0
Students should bring their own materials or purchase from the NBCCD College Store. Students should also bring the following:
- Sharp scissors
- Fabric measuring tape
FAQ and refund information can be found at the bottom of this page.
Jacqueline has been working with textiles and weaving for over 30 years and a teacher for over 10 years. She enjoys exploring the interaction of colour and textures in her weaving in the creation of one-of-a-kind fashion accessories and woven tapestries. Jacqueline has participated in numerous residencies and has received recognition through grants, awards, and publications. Her work is often thought-provoking as well as visually delightful.
If a request for a refund is made between 8 and 14 days before the course begins, a 95% refund will be granted (5% will be retained to cover processing fees). If a request for a refund is made 7 days or fewer before the course begins, a refund will only be granted if the participant’s spot is able to be filled.
If a participant is unable to attend a course due to illness or family emergency, they may be eligible to receive a voucher for a portion of the course fee. The participant must notify the HFS Coordinator at HoneybeeFolkSchool@nbccd.ca as soon as possible. The voucher amount will be determined on a case-by-case basis and may be up to 75% of the course fee.
If a workshop is cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances regarding the instructor, facilities or low enrolment, a 100% refund will be granted to registered participants.
If a class is cancelled due to inclement weather a new date will be set. If a participant cannot attend the rescheduled time, you will be granted a 100% refund.
For more information regarding cancellations, refunds, and our policies, please refer to our list of frequently asked questions.