October 9, 2021 Online Webinar | Gift Making a Member-Taught Roundtable   Join us in October for a Gift making extravaganza! Marcia Manzo and Michelle Paganini are presenting numerous ideas for gift making/giving in a collection of 3 pre-recorded videos.  Items include and are not limited to adorable stuffed cats, [...]

October Monday Muse

October 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm PDT

Thought and speech bubbles Our monthly just-for-fun Zoom schmoozefest! Log-in details are sent via email to all Active PenWAG Members

November 13, 2021 | Harriet Riddell : Interacting with the World with a Sewing Machine Textile Performance Artist Harriet Riddell draws specializes in observational drawings with a sewing machine. Harriet wheels her machine around the world, illustrating life in different places and the people she meets.  Harriet will do a [...]

November Monday Muse

November 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm PST

Thought and speech bubbles Our monthly just-for-fun Zoom schmoozefest! Log-in details are sent via email to all Active PenWAG Members

December 11, 2021: Member Show And Tell

December 11 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm PST

This is our members' opportunity to share their creations and inspire others  Share what you’ve done in workshops, on your own, etc. by sending your clearly lit photos to Judy Seip at showandtell@penwag.org  We are excited to see your work!  We may add on a holiday bonus so stay tuned! [...]

December Monday Muse

December 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm PST

Thought and speech bubbles Our monthly just-for-fun Zoom schmoozefest! Log-in details are sent via email to all Active PenWAG Members

Tonje Halvorsen in her studio

This is a talk about how Tonje became an artist and fell in love with the safety pin as a medium. She will share her journey beginning with how it all started, her success and challenges, and her working process.   She will also share how an idea and garment [...]

In this workshop, taught by artist Tonje Halvorsen,  you will learn how to create with safety pins.  It is a workshop both for the experienced craftsperson wanting to try something new and for the beginners who are curious about giving this craft a try.  We are going to walk through [...]