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Floor Loom Weaving

Learn the four-and eight-harness floor looms, with basic process and design beginners), and new patterns and techniques (advanced students), while exploring areas of personal interest (everyone!). Weaving software is available to learn structure and design principles.

(580)

Gretchen Huggett, Weaving Studio
Thursdays, April 12 - May 17
1 - 3:30 pm/6 weeks
$160/Members: $140
Out of Stock

(581)

Gretchen Huggett, Weaving Studio
Thursdays, April 12 - May 17
6:30 - 9 pm/6 weeks
$160/Members: $140
Out of Stock

Wheel Navigation (582)

Emily Wohlscheid, Weaving Studio
Tuesdays, April 10 - April 24
9 - 11:30 am/3 Weeks
$95/Members: $75

Prerequisite: Beginning Spinning or equivalent
This class is designed to give spinners instruction on how spin the yarns they want by gaining that understanding and implementing that knowledge. Emphasis will be placed on how ratios, different tension setups, and changing your treadling speed can affect your spun yarn. Spinning wheels are available for students to borrow but must be reserved upon registering.

Spinning for Projects (583)

Emily Wohlscheid, Weaving Studio
Tuesdays, April 10 - May 15
6:30 - 9pm/6 weeks
$170/Members: $150

Prerequisite: Beginning Spinning or equivalent
Create something special with your handspun yarn! This course will focus upon achieving specific, repeatable handspun results with projects in mind. Fiber preparation, planning, gauge, and the intent to ply are all important technical aspects to spin a consistent gauge for a pattern. Samples and free pattern suggestions for each technique will be provided as we explore the planning process to spin for your next project! Bring your wheel and your needles! All fiber provided.