First up is a book signing this Sunday, January 3, 2010, at Powell's Books in Portland, Oregon. Come down to Powell's on Burnside at 2 p.m. to say hi, get your book signed, and get advice on your felt projects. I'd love to see what you're working on!
NEW YORK CITY
In March I'll be heading back to NYC, and already have a handful of book signings and workshops lined up, with more on the way. Here's what's officially confirmed:
March 20, 2010 (Saturday)
1 – 4pm | Handmade Crafternoon | New York Public Library (Manhattan)
Mark your calendars for free craft exploration! Join crafty librarian Jessica Pigza and Crafternoon author Maura Madden for a free series of DIY days at the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building. Handmade Crafternoon includes a hands-on project with author Kata Golda and an inspiring spread of vintage books and magazines from the Library’s collections. More details coming soon.Stephen A. Schwarzman Building (Room 227)Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street
6:15 – 8:15pm | Felt Craft Workshop | Purl Patchwork (Soho)
March 21, 2010 (Sunday)
Kata Golda will explain her unique hand-stitching techniques and will walk students through making felt project from her new book Kata Golda's Hand-stitched Felt.Purl Patchwork147 Sullivan Street
New York, NY 10012
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Books of Wonder (Brooklyn)
Kata Golda highlights felt craft projects from her book that are suitable for kids. More details coming soon. See what a mom & her 6-year-old made together.
Books of Wonder128 Union StreetBrooklyn, New York 11231(212) 989-3270
3 – 7 p.m. |
Kata Golda visits Brooklyn General Store, where country fiber warms the big city. Details coming soon.
128 Union StreetBrooklyn, New York 11231
March 22, 2010 (Monday)4 – 8 p.m. | Craft Night at Etsy Labs
Kata Golda returns to Etsy for her second felt craft demo at the Etsy Labs. Drop in anytime between 4–8 p.m. Instructions are given throughout the night as participants arrive, so don't worry if you swing by after work at 6 — you won't be missing out on the demo. More details coming soon. (Watch demo from Kata Golda's first visit.)
55 Washington St
Suite 512 (5th floor)
Brooklyn, NY 11201
I hope to see you at one, if not more, of these events. If you've made projects from Kata Golda's Hand-stitched Felt, be sure to bring them — I love to see the personal touches people add.
~ Kata Golda
Kata Golda is available for custom and commissioned pieces large and small, and will gladly teach workshops for children and adults. Call or email for details.