Date(s) - Nov 30th 2022
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Banana Factory Arts Center
1 Day Workshop
Wednesday, November 30 | 6:30-9 p.m.
Create an adorable gnome that’s perfect for Christmas or any other day of the year! Participants will learn how to needle felt wool while making this fun project. Great for beginners and for those looking to learn new techniques. No prior experience necessary. All materials included.
Katrina Heebner is a Bethlehem artist who works in a variety of artistic media, specializing in fiber, wood, and paper arts. She graduated from Moravian University with a Bachelor’s degree in Art and Psychology where her art studies focused on photography, painting, and drawing. She is a Certified Activity Director and spent 12 years working at a skilled nursing facility providing recreational programs for the elderly. As a teaching artist at the Banana Factory, she enjoys teaching a wide range of art forms to children as well as adults. The past few years, she has been exploring the combination of art and technology, such as sewable electronics and using a CO2 laser as an art tool. She is a volunteer board member at Make Lehigh Valley, a non-profit makerspace in Allentown whose mission is to facilitate and encourage people to make things.