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Inkle Loom Weaving, Saturday Afternoon, September 23
September 23, 2017 @ 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.