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Inkle Loom Weaving, Saturday Afternoon, September 23

September 23 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

  • Class: Beginning Inkle Loom Weaving: Beginner
  • Instructor: Roiana Buckmaster – Buckmaster Family Farm
  • Date: Saturday, September 23
  • Time: 1pm-4pm
  • Have you ever looked at the big harness looms and wondered if weaving was for you? This class is your chance to find out! We will use a Mini Inkle Loom to explore weaving with a simple heddle system to create a basic warp-faced fabric that will introduce you to some of the principles used in weaving on the multiple harness looms. You will learn to warp your loom, tie heddles, create 2 different sheds to pass the shuttle through, how to keep your edges tidy, how to fix a broken warp thread, and how to begin and end your project. ¬†Class fee includes a handcrafted wood loom and shuttle for you to keep, along with the yarn for your class project.Length of class: 4 hours Max number of students: 10 ,¬†Minimum number of students: 3¬†All materials and a handmade loom and shuttle FOR YOU TO KEEP are included in class fee.

Details

Date:
September 23
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Venue

Make Paducah
628 Broadway St
Paducah, KY 42001 United States
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Phone:
270-201-2474