Tapestry Weaving on a Frame Loom — Oct. 27

Tapestry Weaving on a Frame Loom — Oct. 27

Regular price $115.00 Sale

We have 3 available.

Saturday, October 27, 2PM –5PM

Instructor: Andrea Korotky
Skill level: True Beginner
Class size: Enrollment limited to 6

We will use tapestry techniques to weave on a frame loom, which can be held in your lap. During class you will learn how to create a small wall hanging, or weave a miniature pocket cloth.

*The class fee includes the purchase of a Lilli Loom which retails for $59 but is discounted to $55 for the class. If you already own a loom and would like to take the class, please contact the shop and we can adjust the price of the class accordingly.

Skills needed:

  • Come have fun learning a new craft

What you'll learn:

  • how to warp a frame loom, establish a weaving shed and wind a stick shuttle
  • how to weave with two colors
  • how to weave tabby, loops, clasped and unclasped, sumac, double sumac, and rya knots
  • how to finish your weaving, with and without fringe

Materials: *

  • cotton warping thread (included with class fee)
  • 10" x 15" Lili Loom (included with class fee, $59 retail)
  • 2 skeins of worsted weight yarn, contrasting colors, wound into cakes (bring your own)
  • Optional materials: a small stick for hanging your work; a small object you’d like to include in your weaving

*Students receive 10% off any supplies purchased for the class.

Instructor:

Andrea opened her weaving and textile design studio in Fry’s Spring in 2004. She learned to weave in New York City, and attended FIT and Parsons while working full time as a journalist. Bansky is her hero.

Preparation required:

No preparation required.

Please familiarize yourself with our class policies before enrolling.