Creative Fibre Education
WHAT WE DO
• Organise and co-ordinate teaching tours by New Zealand and overseas tutors
• Facilitate the Self-Directed Distance Learning scheme
• Maintain the National Tutor’s list
• Co-ordinate Creative Fibre’s Correspondence Course programme
• Promote the use of resource materials such as videos and DVDs by members
Click here to contact the National Education Convenor.
WORKSHOPS AND TUTORS
Creative Fibre offers a wide range of workshops taught by tutors specialising in fibre crafts. Click to find New Zealand tutors and their workshops
We maintain a list of excellent, experienced fibrecraft tutors.The list of tutors and workshops is continually updated. A complete list including contact information is available from Area Delegates or contact the Education Convenor. It is important to remember to complete and return evaluation forms for workshops so that we can maintain a high standard of educational opportunities for our members.
Click here for:
Student's Workshop Evaluation form
Tutor's Workshop Evaluation form
Organiser's Workshop Evaluation form
There are several correspondence courses available to members. Each course is made up of a set of specific modules to be completed within a given time-frame.
Completion of each course leads to a NZSWWS Certificate.
Course fees vary according to the course structure and content.
Courses offered in 2012 are advertised in the Creative Fibre magazine.
Samples of work by past students will be displayed on the Education Desk at Festival.
More information about Correspondence Courses can be found here.
SELF-DIRECTED DISTANCE LEARNING SCHEME
The Education Committee match your requirements with an experienced Mentor and you work together to arrange a time frame and level of achievement. (Small administration fee.)
Do you have any fibre-related problems that we can help you with? Click here for the Help Desk.
Creative Fibre offers an extensive library featuring a wide range of skills and crafts including videos, DVDs, CDs
and Creative Fibre Study Collections. These resources are provided free to all Affiliated Members within NZ. The Society pays the outward postage – the borrower pays the return postage. Click here for information about Resources