4 Sessions $90
Begins Wednesday, May 2, 6–8:30pm
(No class May 16)
After learning the basics of 4 Shaft weaving, what
next? In this class we’ll explore more weave
structures as well as the delights of color and
weave patterns. BEGINNING 4 SHAFT WEAVING SKILLS
REQUIRED. USE OF A FOUR SHAFT LOOM REQUIRED.
RIGID HEDDLE I
3 Sessions $95
Begins Monday, May 7, 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 AND SOME YARNS PROVIDED.
DESIGN ON THE FLY—TAPESTRY WEAVING
1 Day $70
Saturday, June 2, 10am–4:30pm
A beginning class to learn some of the basics of
tapestry weaving with the end product being a fun,
fresh, and funky wall hanging. Great for learning
color theory and some basic design skills. Also
a great stash busting class. USE OF OUR LOOM PROVIDED.
ALL LEVELS WELCOME.
WEFT-FACED WOOL RUG WEAVING: TWILL
2 Days $175
Thursday, June 14 & Friday June 15, 10am–4pm
Sally Kuhn, instructor
Weft-faced, twill weave rugs. In this two day class
you will learn the basics: warp and weft yarn choices,
sett, a unique tie-on, beat and finishing. BEGINNING
WEAVING SKILLS REQUIRED. USE OF OUR 4 SHAFT WOLF
PUP LOOM AND MATERIALS
BEGINNING 4 SHAFT WEAVING
8 Sessions $210
Begins Wednesday, June 13, 6–8:30pm
1st class will be from 6–10pm
(No class July 4 & August 8)
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.
3 Sessions $145
Saturday, June 30, July 14 & 28, 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.
DOUBLE WEAVE AND MORE ON THE RIGID HEDDLE
4 Sessions $100
Begins Friday, July 6, 10am–2pm
Continue your mastery of the rigid heddle loom with
double weave and more ways to use this versatile
loom. INTERMEDIATE RIGID HEDDLE WEAVING SKILLS REQUIRED.
USE OF A RIGID HEDDLE LOOM REQUIRED.
1 Day $55
Saturday, July 7, 10am–4:30pm
Robin Wilton, instructor
Inkle weaving is a fun way to learn about weaving
without the investment of expensive equipment to
start out. An inkle loom is a portable belt loom
that can be warped up in an afternoon and woven
in 3-4 hours. Inkle bands can be used to make belts,
straps, bookmarks ornaments and more. In this 6
hour workshop, you will be weaving by
the end of the day. You will learn to warp your
loom and read patterns so you can re-warp on your
own. Finishing techniques will also be covered.
ALL LEVELS WELCOME.
USE OF OUR LOOM PROVIDED.
1 Day $55
Sunday, July 8, 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.
TASTE OF 4 SHAFT WEAVING
2 Days $155
Saturday, August 11 & Sunday, August 12, 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.