BEGINNING 4 SHAFT WEAVING
8 Sessions $210
Begins Wednesday, January 17, 6-8:30pm, 1st class
will be 6-10pm (No class March 7)
Become a weaver! Learn how to use a shaft loom to
create fabrics and projects you’ve only dreamed
of. In addition to warping, reading drafts and figuring
yarn requirements, we’ll explore pattern weaves
such as lace, summer and winter and overshot. The
emphasis is on fun and the possibilities are endless.
This is the beginning. Expect at least four or
five hours of homework per week in this class. USE
OF OUR LOOM PROVIDED.
RIGID HEDDLE I
3 Sessions $90
Begins Monday, January 22, 10am-2pm
This introductory class will cover the basics of
weaving on this simple, yet versatile loom. By the
end of the class you will be able to warp and weave
on the rigid heddle loom on your own. We’ll
cover weaving terminology, how to set up the loom
and weave. In addition, we’ll explore how
to create a variety of fabrics and textures using
a pick up
stick. If you’ve always wanted to learn to
weave, but were afraid to try, this class is for
you. USE OF OUR LOOM PROVIDED.
1 Day $55
Sunday, February 4, 9am-4pm
Want to weave a blanket 45 inches wide, but your
loom is only 25 inches? Would you like to weave
a vest and not sew a seam or weave your name or
draw a picture on the loom without using tapestry?
If “yes” is your answer, then come try
doubleweave. BEGINNING 4 SHAFT WEAVING SKILLS REQUIRED.
USE OF A 4 SHAFT PORTABLE LOOM REQUIRED.
WARP A LOOM, WEAVE A DISHTOWEL
2 Sessions $60
Sunday, February 18 & 25, 1-3:30pm
Warping a simple pattern for a delightful, absorbent
towel is fun and easy. Each step of warping will
be demonstrated with helpful hints. Then treadling
options and weaving will be covered. Looking to
weave a special gift? This could be it. BEGINNING
4 SHAFT WEAVING SKILLS REQUIRED.
RIGID HEDDLE II
4 Sessions $100
Begins Friday, February 23, 10am-2pm
Continue your mastery of the rigid heddle loom with
more in depth pick up patterns, finger control techniques,
supplemental wefts, hem stitching and designing
projects. BEGINNING RIGID HEDDLE WEAVING SKILLS
REQUIRED. USE OF A RIGID HEDDLE LOOM REQUIRED.
TASTE OF 4 SHAFT WEAVING
2 Days $145
Saturday, March 3 & Sunday, March 4, 9am-5pm
During this introductory four shaft weaving class,
you will warp the loom twice. You’ll weave
a sample and design and weave a finished piece to
take home. USE OF OUR LOOM AND ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED.
3 Sessions $145 (includes loom)
Saturday, March 10, 24 & April 7, 1-4pm
David Johnson, instructor
In this workshop students will warp and weave tapestries
using plain and soumak techniques. Class one will
cover warping and learning the soumak knot. In class
two we will explore plain weave and talk about designing
for tapestry by using a cartoon. The final class
will cover design elements and finishing techniques.
As part of the fee, students will keep their looms
to allow them to work at home. ALL LEVELS WELCOME.
SOME MATERIALS PROVIDED.
WEAVE A CROSSOVER SCARF
2 Sessions $100
Saturday, April 14, 10am-4pm & Sunday, April
Sally Kuhn, instructor
Learn this fascinating technique while weaving a
scarf of fabulous Tencel. Students will select,
wind, thread and weave the entire scarf in class
using our Wolf Pup looms.
ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED. BEGINNING 4 SHAFT WEAVING