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Soft Sculpture:  Knit and Crochet (1 class)

Kala Art Institute - Kala Gallery and Classroom

Saturday, May 6, 2017
Kala Gallery and Classroom 2990 San Pablo Avenue BerkeleyCA  94702
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Kala Gallery and Classroom 2990 San Pablo Avenue BerkeleyCA  94702

What's Included

Learn to build soft sculptural forms using knitting or crochet, based on growth patterns found in nature. Students will learn a variety of techniques for shaping and creating texture. Bring a small, organic object to class to serve as your model. Saturday, May 6, 1-4 pm $10 Material Fee payable in cash to instructor Instructor bio: Amy Keefer is a visual artist based in the San Francisco Bay Area. MFA, California College of the Arts. hailed as, "radical in its romance," her work is rooted in wearable art, simultaneously addressing textile practices and relational aesthetics. Conscious of the constructs at play when dressing, and the cultural resistance of making, her aim is to awaken deep complications surrounding labor, trauma and commerce, using her own body as an exploratory site.

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Kala Art Institute's mission is to help artists sustain their creative work over time through its Artist-in- Residence and Fellowship Programs, and to engage the community through exhibitions, public programs and education. Kala's high quality printmaking and multimedia studios are located in Berkeley, CA.

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