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October is for Textile Exchange

Join us in promoting knowledge-sharing, cross-pollination, and cultural dialogue among the Portland textile community.

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Open Studio | Free

Open Studio at Fringe Benefits Weaving

Visit a working production weaving studio to see a demonstration of floor loom weaving and natural dyeing techniques.

Friday, October 4 2:00pm-8:00pm

The Workshop at St. Johns

6635 N Baltimore Ave., Unit 219 Portland

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Fringe Benefits Weaving

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Art opening/exhibition | Free

Albina Green Celebration

The Albina Green Celebration will feature an installation of upcycled wool blankets made by siblings Anne and Tom Greenwood at PGF.

Sunday, October 6 4:00pm-8:00pm

Albina Green

722 N Sumner St. , The greenspace located at the corner of N Sumner and Albina in Portland. Portland

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Albina Green & Anne Greenwood Rioseco

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Retail event | Free

wool& Portland: Launch party

Join the local women's merino dress brand wool& for an evening of shopping and mingling!

Thursday, October 10 5:00pm-8:00pm

wool& Showroom

2505 SE 11th Ave., Suite 312 Portland

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Tour | Paid $

Experience the Journey: From Farm to Fashion at the Historic Imperial Stock Ranch

A one-of-a-kind excursion into Oregon’s historic Imperial Stock Ranch to witness the journey of wool from the sheep to finished goods

Saturday, October 12 8:00am-6:00pm

Imperial Stock Ranch

92462 Hinton Rd., Maupin

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Creative Capital Design & Inside Fashion Design

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Class/workshop | Paid $

Felted Flower Workshop

A fast-paced workshop presenting techniques for constructing and wet felting sculptural flowers.

Tuesday, October 15 9:00am-5:00pm

Opulent Fibers

135 W Arlington St., Gladstone

Organized By

Kristy Kun

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Lecture/talk | Paid $

20 Years of Practicing Zero Waste: Artist Talk

Enjoy networking, lunch, and a dynamic, thought-provoking presentation of an artist's 20-year navigation of practicing zero waste.

Wednesday, October 16 11:30am-2:00pm

The Stafford Retirement Community

1200 Overlook Dr, Lake Oswego

Organized By

Heidi Leugers & Reclaimed Wool

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Zero Waste Workshop

Join us for a zero waste workshop focused on critical creative thinking as we deconstruct and use up all parts of a button down shirt.

Saturday, October 19 1:00pm-4:00pm

Textile Hive

133 SW 2nd Ave., Suite 430 Portland

Organized By

Reclaimed Wool & Textile Hive

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