Introduction to 4 Shaft Weaving


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Description

The Tutor for this Term4 course is Amanda Ho

No weaving experience required! This comprehensive introductory course will guide you in the use of a 4 shaft table loom to weave your own cloth. Enjoy the satisfaction of taking yarn through to finished fabric with our tremendous teachers.

Course cost includes yarn for your initial sampler and the use of a loom to take home between classes.

Topics include how to:

  • weave your own cloth
  • use a 4 shaft table loom and related tools 
  • wind a warp and dress the loom
  • choose yarns and interpret weaving drafts
  • produce a sampler using simple structures, then weave a project of your choice
  • employ decorative finishing techniques

Class Schedule for Term 4

Dates:

Sunday  22nd September,10am - 3pm

Sunday  6th October, 10am - 3pm

Sunday  20th October,  10am - 3pm

Sunday 10th November, 10am-3pm

Plus a review and loom return on Sunday December 1st , 10am-12noon



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What you will learn
  • How to weave your own cloth
  • How to use a 4 shaft table loom and related tools
  • How to wind a warp and dress the loom
What you will get
  • This comprehensive introductory course will guide you in the use of a 4 shaft table loom to weave your own cloth.
  • Course cost includes yarn for your initial sampler and the use of a loom to take home between classes.

What to bring
  • Just yourself. Course cost includes yarn for your initial sampler and the use of a loom to take home between classes.
What to wear

Casual and comfortable

Appropriate for

No weaving experience required!


Cancellation & Refund Policy

Cancellations and refunds

The Guild reserves the right to cancel classes due to insufficient numbers. If we cancel the workshop you will be notified and will be issued with a 100% refund.

If you decide to withdraw 7 or more days prior to the workshop/course date the Guild will retain a 10% administration fee.

If you decide to withdraw less than 7 days before the workshop/course date the Guild will retain 100% of your workshop fee.

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