Summer 2018 Weave-Along: Rag Rugs
Weavers have been upcycling for centuries. In this late-summer weave-along we will be tackling weaving with rags. For the first time you will have the choice of one of two projects—a beginner-friendly rag rag rug or the more advanced krokbragd rug.
Why This Loom
Want to weave, but don't know where to begin. This free class will orient you towards the types of loom available to weavers and make the case for why the rigid-heddle loom is a great place to begin.
Weaving 101: The Basics
The rigid-heddle loom is the perfect balance of simplicity and functionality. In this course, you will learn what makes a rigid-heddle loom tick, how to select yarns, read a weaving pattern, set up the loom, weave with confidence, and finish strong.
Weaving 201: Colorwork
Learn the know-how it takes to manage color, including fundamental principles of woven design, warping color sequences of all shapes and sizes, and weaving tips galore. When a weaving pattern assumes you know things, these are those things.
begin with the basics and then keep on going
Spring 2018 Weave-Along: Linen Facecloths
Lovely linen, the ultimate luxury fiber for bed and bath. In this weave-along we will tackle so many things—weaving with linen, using warping sticks to pack the beam, and weaving windowpane. Join us and watch for free until July 31!