Learn to weave, or expand your basic understanding of weaving, using portable yet versatile rigid heddle looms. This class will cover weaving techniques and how to choose the best yarn for a project, as well as textile design and project design. Your first project will be an autumn scarf, perfect for gift giving or a luxury just for you. These portable looms are very easy to carry home for weaving practice during the week; looms will be available to rent or purchase from the instructor. Beginners and experienced weavers welcome.
Instructor: Christine Wilkinson
Time: Monday Evenings, 7:00-9:00 pm, 8 weeks
Dates: 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4.
Members: $180; non-members: $200.
Materials Fee: $18.00
Loom Rental: $35.00 Payable to Instructor (rental fee will be deducted from purchase price if you decide to buy the loom)
Weaving: An Introduction