Skills based classes at Tatter investigate the practice of working cloth. Our wide ranging in-person and virtual classes prioritize preserving and amplifying the beauty and relevance of culturally specific stitching techniques, making by hand as a means to well being, and the use of intentional materials which make us better and more intentional consumers.
Taking our cue from historical examples of side-by-side stitching in sewing, quilting and knitting circles, TATTER is proud to offer communal textile travel experiences. These retreats are designed for any textile enthusiast or creative - from beginner to advanced, who may be looking for deeper knowledge about textile techniques. If you’ve long been curious about indigo resist dyeing and creating your own surface design by hand - then this will be a dream come true! It has also been designed for any person curious about traveling to this wonderful part of our country, loves camaraderie, a gorgeous landscape, and unbelievably fresh and delicious food!