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Anita Luvera Mayer believes there should be something magical and unique in what we wear each day. In this video workshop, she shares her creative approach and teaches a variety of innovative and fun embellishment techniques you can use to make creative cloth for any purpose.

You’ll learn to make colorful and surprising designs using a variety of dye and discharge techniques, and how to add interest, texture, and sparkle to cloth with beading, crochet and more, plus dozens more ideas for making simple, flattering, joyful garments and accessories from handwoven cloth.

With this two-hour workshop, you will:

  • Discover ways to design your own creative wardrobe using Anita's philosophy of simple uniforms accented with unique coverings.
  • See Anita's creative process which includes a wide collection of journals where she keeps all the ideas and inspiration she's collected over the years.
  • Learn to embellish with color through techniques such as discharge, bleeding tissue, and fabric paints.
  • Learn applied embellishment techniques including crocheted cords, stacked beading, and wrapped rings
  • Gain inspiration with dozens of examples that Anita has waiting for you.


So many ideas

“Such a creative lady who speaks so well and clearly. Thank you for all of these ideas.” - Fran Nowakowski

Awesome Info

“Great info that I can use working with the materials that I have collected over time and being able to use multiple skills that I have learned to make wonderful garments and accessories.” - Dawn Overholt


“. . . I am so motivated to look at things differently. Most of her techniques are skills I have, but never thought to combine. ” - christy conolly