This is a good moment for us to look back on some of the highlights from our experience developing the Nancy Lake Benson Thread Studio on the Level 6 of the North Building. Perhaps the most rewarding aspect of this process, from the perspective of a staff member, was actively engaging with the creative community here in Denver.
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A natural starting point for us our local neighborhood craft store, the cheerfully hip Fancy Tiger Crafts on South Broadway. Walking into Fancy Tiger will inspire the crafter in anyone. A kaleidoscope of colors and patterns abound in every direction you look and draws you deeper into the space. Here in the education department of the DAM, many of us are great admirers of what our friends Amber and Jaime, fancy tigresses extraordinaire, do at their store and we jumped at the opportunity to collaborate with them. Every first Thursday, a message is sent out into the community:.
Bring your own wheel or drop spindle and fiber and we will hang out and spin together.
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See what yarns people are making, talk about different techniques for plying, or just make new friends that love making yarn as much as you do! Each skein of textured art yarn is unique and every spinner has a particular working style. We were curious to see how these spinners would respond to images of well-known paintings currently on display on the walls of the museum as well as three dimensional sculptures and other art objects, some as big as our immersive Fox Games installation and well-known Mud Woman Rolls On sculpture. We spread out these pictures on a large wooden table, gave a brief spiel, and let the spinners go at it!
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