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Spinning and Weaving

Spinning and Weaving

Blanket Weave Along

Date(s): June 12, 19, and 26 6-8 PM
Would you like to weave a blanket but don't have a large Rigid Heddle loom? Would you like to expand your skills with the RH loom? On Friday evenings (June 12, 19, 26), from 6 to 8 pm, Marie-France will demonstrate a technique every week (20 minutes), and then help the participants with their project, either with warping or project design. Participants should have their own looms and have done at least one project or taken one class prior to this class. Supplies are not included, but participants will receive a 15% discount on yarn purchased for the class.   lapthrow   Please note: Student cancellations less than 2 weeks prior to the class will not be refunded.

Weaving 101

Berry Basket Weaving

Date(s): June 14th from 1:00-4:00pm
Learn to weave a Berry Basket! You will learn the Stake and Strand Basketry technique to make a sturdy and useful little basket! There will be a variety of materials and handles to choose from. Materials included. No experience necessary.   image   Please note: Student cancellations less than 2 weeks prior to the class will not be refunded.

Weave a Birdhouse

Date(s): June 27th and 28th from 1:00- 3:30pm
Weave a birdhouse. Learn two basketry techniques- twining on a stake and strand base and coiling a pine needle roof. These birdhouses are charming and decorative. Birds like them too ;) Janet Whittam has taught many students of all ages to weave cloth and baskets. Come and explore the boundless possibilities that exist within weaving! Materials are included. No experience necessary.   image   Please note: Student cancellations less than 2 weeks prior to the class will not be refunded.