4 Shaft Table Looms

Instructor: Karen Greeley

Dates: February 11, 18, & 25, 2017 (Three Saturdays)

Time: 9:30 – 3:00

Class Fee: $150.00

Materials Fee: $10 (pay to Instructor)

Age(s): 16 years – Adult

Class Size: 6

Class Location: Weavers Barn

Class Information: This is a beginning level class emphasizing fundamental weaving skills and techniques using 4-shaft looms. Students will plan a project, warp a table loom, and weave a sampler. In the process students will learn weaving terminology, basics of reading weaving drafts, and have the opportunity to learn about the different types of looms and equipment in the weaver’s barn at the museum. This is an intensive class suitable for students who are interested in learning to warp and weave on 4 – shaft looms. It is recommended that students have some prior weaving experience with rigid heddle, inkle, or other simple loom weaving.