Modern Tapestry Weaving • March 30
Adult, Classes, Education
Saturday, March 30, 10 am-1 pm
This workshop covers a basic introduction to weaving on a frame loom, including understanding basic tools, warping the loom, basic weaving techniques, and finishing and hanging your artful woven wall hanging. Techniques covered will include plain weave, basic shapes, rya knots, creating pile with rya loops, and finishing details. Students need to provide their own frame loom. Available in Textile Center’s shop for $34.99 (Members save 10% on this class and all shop purchases!) Materials fee $12, payable to instructor. **See supply list of items to bring to class**
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Mandi Smethells is a fiber artist from St Paul, Minnesota. To her, fiber arts are a beautiful way to embrace color, texture, amazing natural materials, and is a medium that she will always adore. She specializes in leading workshops in handwoven tapestry, wrapping techniques, and other hand construction processes. Her imaginative work, which merges techniques that have been around for centuries to create a modern story for the home, can be found online in her Etsy shop. www.mandismethells.com
$52.20 – $58.00