Hi! It's me, the founder and long time instructor of the classes at Fringe Society. I'm excited to welcome three additional instructors to the team this semester!  

Check out what I'm offering this time around: 

Two classes: Weaving 101 & Intermediate Structures

Two workshops: Quick and Dirty: Big Fat Plain Weave & Threads of Kinship, Woven Identities

 & new this semester: Drop-In Rug Weaving Workshops

Detroit-based, New York born, Levon Kafafian is a multi-media Armenian-American artist creating tactile and sensory works that explore the spaces between people, nature and culture.

He is the founder of Fringe Society, where he teaches classes and workshops on textile craft. He also teaches at the Birmingham-Bloomfield Art Center , College for Creative Studies, and the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit.

He holds a BFA in Crafts: Fibers from the College for Creative Studies and a BA in Anthropology from Wayne State University.