BEGINNING 4 SHAFT WEAVING
8 Sessions $195
Begins Wednesday, January 11, 6–8:30pm; 1st
class will be 6–10pm
No class on March 1
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.
WARP A LOOM, WEAVE A DISHTOWEL
2 Sessions $60
Sunday, February 5 & 12, 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.
WEAVE A SOCK LOOPER RUG
2 Sessions $50
Sunday, February 5 & 19, 1–3pm
Gail Madden, instructor
Sock loopers make soft, cushy rugs or useful placemats
and runners-a quick, easy and fun project. No need
to sacrifice your socks; materials needed will be
available to purchase at Shuttles. BEGINNING 4 SHAFT
WEAVING SKILLS REQUIRED. USE OF A 4 SHAFT LOOM REQUIRED.
3 Sessions $135 (includes loom)
Saturday, March 4, 18, April 1, 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.
4 SHAFT BEGINNING BASICS
4 Sessions $135
Begins Sunday, March 5, 1–3:30pm; 1st class
will be 1–5pm
Learn the basics of four shaft weaving in four short
weeks. You’ll warp the loom, figure yarn requirements
and read drafts. This class will give you a solid
foundation in four shaft weaving while showing you
the fun of weaving. Expect four or five hours of
homework each week. USE OF OUR LOOM PROVIDED.
WEAVE A SCARF
1 Session $90
Sunday, March 12, 10–5pm
If you’ve wanted to try weaving, but haven’t
had the time, this all-day class is for you. Using
a rigid heddle loom, students will experience all
the steps of weaving a scarf from start to finish.
By the end of the class, students should have a
good idea what weaving is all about—and go
home with a finished project! USE OF RIGID HEDDLE
LOOM AND MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED.
2 Sessions $65
Thursday, March 23 & 30, 1–4pm
Sally Kuhn, instructor
Inkle weaving is simple, portable and fun. Learn
the basics of warping and weaving on an inkle loom.
We’ll make two different projects. ALL LEVELS
WELCOME. USE OF INKLE LOOM AND MATERIALS PROVIDED.