This prequel to the Beginning Weaving Class (or a refresher) will demonstrate how to properly wind a warp using a warp board, wrap the warp onto a four shaft floor loom, thread a basic 2/2 twill pattern, and tie up and tension the loom. Students will work together to warp the looms available in our weaving school or bring their own. Preregistration required. $85 tuition includes all required materials and equipment. Contact us to schedule group or individual sessions.
Over this two day class you'll learn how to weave using a four shaft floor loom. Instruction includes how to read patterns, properly tensioning the loom, and using color and treadling patterns to create test swatches. The final project will be to weave a dish towel in your preferred patterns and colors. Preregistration required. $250 tuition includes floor loom usage, book, and all required materials. Contact us to schedule group or individual sessions.
Rigid heddle weaving is a simple and inexpensive way to create exquisitely textured and colorful garments and textiles. Over this two day class you'll learn how to weave a scarf using a rigid heddle loom. Preregistration required. $120 tuition includes the price of a rigid heddle loom for you to take home after the class. Tuition is $70 if you bring your own rigid heddle loom (in good working order). You'll also need two 3.5 oz./100g skeins of fingering weight yarn (to be purchased from Dirt Woman Fiber Arts). Contact us to schedule additional group or individual sessions.