Learn to Weave

What to Bring

  • Looms and all materials are supplied but you may like to bring along scraps of yarn, fabric, fibres, ribbons, beads, etc. that you may want to incorporate into your piece

What to Wear

  • Casual

Learn to Weave

About This Class

Class Schedule

  • DATES AVAILABLE:
  • Sunday, 07 May 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

What You Will Learn

  • How to use various techniques to create textures, patterns and colours
  • How to identify what yarn is appropriate for warp and weft and how to weave with them
  • How to dress the loom

What You Get

  • Instruction sheet with tips and tricks
  • A hand crafted weaving loom to take home with you
  • A large selection of yarns to choose from in the workshop

Description

Learn to Weave

Taught by Amanda Ho from The Weavers Workroom

Learn to weave with a portable and simple loom with materials that you may already have on hand.

What you will learn:

  • A brief explanation on the concept of weaving, different types of weaving equipment and the terminologies used
  • How to dress the loom (putting warp on a frame loom)
  • How to identify what yarn is appropriate for warp and weft
  • How to use various techniques to create textures, patterns and colours
  • How to weave with a variety of material such as yarn, fabric and fibres
  • Finishing technique for your woven piece and how to take it off the loom

You will take home your own handcrafted weaving kit, your own woven piece and an instruction sheet with tips and tricks.

Looms and materials are supplied, we have a large selection of yarns available on the day. You may like to bring along scraps of yarn, fabric, fibres, ribbons, beads, etc. that you may want to incorporate into your piece.

 

If you are unable to attend a workshop but would still like to learn to weave our handcrafted weaving kits are available for purchase separately in our shop

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Feb 2017
Learn to Weave - 18 Feb 2017 2:00 PM

Great weaving class for beginners! Love the studio space, has a very cool vibe and everyone was so friendly. And you get a loom frame to practice at home...! Id def come back for other workshops.

S
Nov 2016
Learn to Weave - 13 Nov 2016 10:00 AM

I enjoyed a lovely couple of hours in a cute little creative space learning the basics of weaving which was enhanced by the provision of delicious homemade cake. The course was helpful in providing a grounding for me to explore the world of weaving and one which I am enjoying very much.

J
Oct 2016
Learn to Weave - 09 Oct 2016 10:00 AM

The class was great. Small enough to get plenty of help and lovely materials to work with

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