Upcoming Events


Kids’ Bead Embroidery Playshop
by Indian River Chapter of the Embroiderers' Guild of America, Inc.

Saturday, April 29
10:00 a.m-12:30 p.m.
Ruth Funk Center Mezzanine, 2nd Floor
Cost: $5 Admission, For ages 9-14
Pre-registration required
All materials are included.

Join embroiderer Adrienne Meyer for a special playshop that’s just for kids!

After a guided tour of the exhibit, bring your inspiration to the workshop and create a beaded pin cushion embellished with a two-letter monogram or an abstract swirl. Learn the basics of bead embroidery with instructors from the Indian River Chapter of The Embroiderers’ Guild of America and take home your pin cushion along with a kit of materials so that you can stay creative at home.

Please pre-register by Friday, April 21 to textiles@fit.edu or (321)674-6129.
Please note that registration fills up very quickly!

Summer Special Events

Flora & Fiber Director’s Gallery Talk
By Carla Funk, Director of University Museums

Saturday, July 15
1 p.m.
Funk Center Galleries (Florida Tech Campus)
Free Admission

Summer Workshops & Presentations

Flora & Fiber Kids’ Natural Dyeing Playshop with Deb Taylor

Saturday, June 17
10 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Ruth Funk Center Mezzanine, 2nd floor
Cost: $5 Admission, For ages 9–14, Preregistration required

Flora & Fiber Aromatherapy Presentation with Doreen DeSerres-DuJardin

Saturday, August 5
1–3 p.m.
Ruth Funk Center Mezzanine, 2nd floor
Cost: $15 for FOT members; $20 for non-members, Preregistration required