1 Day $75
Sunday, January 6, 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.
BEGINNING 4 SHAFT WEAVING
8 Sessions $225
Begins Sunday, January 13, 9:30am–Noon
1st class will be from 9:30am–2:30pm
No class March 3rd
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 $150
Saturday, February 2, 16 & March 2, 1–4pm
David Johnson, instructor
In this workshop students will warp and weave tapestries
using plain weave 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. MATERIALS PROVIDED.
WARP A LOOM, WEAVE A DISHTOWEL
2 Sessions $70
Wednesday, April 3 & 17, 6–8:30pm
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.
2 Days $140
Saturday, April 6 & Sunday, April 7, 9am–5pm
Immerse yourself in two days of weaving and learn
new weave structures. You’ll take home at
least five samples. We’ll discuss techniques
and possibilities. BEGINNING 4 SHAFT WEAVING SKILLS
REQUIRED. USE OF A 4 SHAFT PORTABLE LOOM REQUIRED.
CLASPED WARP AND FRINGE FINISHINGS
2 Sessions $70
Wednesday, April 10 & 17, 10am–2pm
Create a clasped warp scarf while learning how to
thread your rigid heddle loom in a whole new way!
Clasped warp allows for fun color shifts in the
warp adding an unexpected twist to scarves. Also,
expand your fringe finishing options with more hand
BEGINNING RIGID HEDDLE SKILLS REQUIRED. USE OF A
RIGID HEDDLE LOOM WITH 8 DENT REED REQUIRED.
1 Day $70
Saturday, April 13, 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.