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Etsy Masterclass: Weave A Wall Hanging



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Learn all the tips and tricks you need to create your own woven masterpiece! In this 4 hour hands-on course you will learn how to prepare your loom, an array of weaving techniques including plain weave, twills, soumak, tassels plus lots more, how to create leashes on a heddle bar for faster weaving, as well as different ways to finish and remove your completed weave from the loom.

This workshop focuses on weft-faced tapestry weaving techniques to create pattern and texture in the woven piece but other techniques will be discussed throughout the workshop. There will be a 2 shaft table loom available to try out on the day to further your understanding of this wonderful artform.

The class fee includes a locally made loom, weaving needle and extra warp yarn to take home.

About Roz Slade from Be Kind Textiles

Roz is a Melbourne based textile designer and maker that focuses on sharing the importance of the connection people have with textiles and the appreciation for the hand crafted.

After Graduating RMIT Dip. Textile Design and Development where she focused her study on sustainable materials and intricate mindful designs, she stepped away from the outward pressure put on her to create wasteful products using materials and supply chains with questionable ethics. She now prefers a slower more thoughtful design process.

Roz teaches textile based workshops around Melbourne and Regional Victoria, hosted by a variety of organisations and venues, combining her love and knowledge of textiles with the therapeutic act of hand-making.

Her label Be Kind Textiles is about what she loves doing most, creating thoughtful quality products, while using sustainable methods, ethically sourcing materials and being kind to the earth.

https://www.etsy.com/shop/bekindtextiles

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Class Schedule

What you will learn
  • Learn all the tips and tricks you need to create your own woven masterpiece
  • Learn how to prepare your loom, an array of weaving techniques ,and different ways to finish and remove your completed weave from the loom
  • This workshop focuses on weft-faced tapestry weaving techniques to create pattern and texture in the woven piece but other techniques will be discussed throughout the workshop
What you will get
  • All materials provided including locally made loom, weaving needle and extra warp yarn to take home.

What to bring
  • All materials are provided but you are welcome to bring any yarn, beads or trimmings you would like to incorporate into your weave.

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Work-Shop

Vendor sincce 2014

Work-Shop is a creative concept that will broaden your horizons and help you unleash your inner awesome. We provide affordable short courses in life skills and alternative art. We’ve teamed up with Australia’s brightest creative minds to share their knowledge and help teach you a new skill.

From printmaking and stencil art through to music and gardening. From life skills and personal development through to blending tea and parkour, we offer a broad range of fun and creative short courses to suit our time poor lives. We will inspire you to pick up that pen, paintbrush, hammer or sewing machine and flick the switch that will kickstart a whole new way of life.

Locations: Sydney, Melbourne, Northern Rivers, Brisbane, Adelaide & Fremantle

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Cancelation & Refund Policy

REFUNDS

Work-Shop requires 72 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund. If you miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. The tickets are fully transferable. Email learn@work-shop.com.au to organise a refund.

CANCELLATIONS

We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes, however, let’s face it… sometimes shit happens! Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via email and entitled to a full refund or credit.

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Terms & Conditions

Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Work-Shop or organised by Work-Shop must agree to these terms and conditions.

1.) LIABILITY WAIVER

  •  Any damage, loss or theft incurred to personal property property brought into Work-Shop’s premises.
  • Any physical injuries sustained as a result of participating in any class or event organised by Work-Shop.

I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Work-Shop.

2.) PHOTO & VIDEO

I agree to give Work-Shop unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at Work-Shop classes and events or on Work-Shop’s premises. (Don’t worry, we’ll only these use to show others how much of a rad time you’re having through social media, newsletters, blogs, website and general Work-Shop promo material)

3.) REFUNDS

Work-Shop requires 72 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund. If you miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. The tickets are fully transferable. Email learn@work-shop.com.au to organise a refund.

4.) CANCELLATIONS

We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes, however, let’s face it… sometimes shit happens! Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via email and entitled to a full refund or credit.

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Gemma

14 September 2016 • Etsy Masterclass: Weave A Wall Hanging

This was a fantastic class, suitable for everyone and loads of fun! Such a great location too. A brilliant day :)

georgie

20 July 2016 • Etsy Masterclass: Weave A Wall Hanging

Excellent materials. Email for tutorial notes not received via email yet. Great location. Learnt alot about the weaving loom and basic techniques.