Dates: Thursdays, May 7, 21, 28, June 4, 18, and 25
Times: 9:30 to 4pm
Fee: $250 plus $15 material fee
In this hands-on beginner course, participants will learn the fundamentals of weaving from making a warp to weaving cloth. Students will learn how to dress a loom: make a warp, beam it onto the loom, draw in the threads, sley the reed and tie on. Also, reading and writing out weaving drafts will be covered. In the class, students will be introduced to three weave structures: plain weave, twill and satin. Using this knowledge, participants will design and make a set of cotton placemats.
Students will be using:
4 harness table loom