Foundation Weaving Workshop

Expect hands on experience in how to wind a warp, dress a loom, thread heddles, and reed and tie on a warp.

About this experience

This workshop is suitable for beginners and intermediary weavers or those who need a strong foundation on the basics of how to weave using a handloom. A lunch break will be taken both days at a convenient time for participants. Students are requested to bring their own lunch or can purchase something in the neighbourhood. Refreshments such as tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided.

The Foundation Course in Weaving (September 2019) is being held across four weekends to accommodate working professionals and allow for more practice time.

What’s included

• 5 days of tuition (11:00 am to 5:00 pm with a lunch break from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm)
• Weaving Tools for the duration of the workshop – this includes yarn, shuttle, work book and practice material, drawing hook, pick glass.
• Individual access to a table-loom during the 2 week workshop (Students to set up the loom, then have time to weave their fabric/ art)
• Weaving notes as per the session
• Guaranteed fun in a relaxed environment

What’s not included

• Lunch (you are free to bring your own or there are 2 wonderful options across from the studio)
• Accommodation