Learn to Weave a Tartan Shawl:
Experience level: beginner
Duration: 7 hours
Instructor: Deborah Livingston-Lowe, Upper Canada Weaving
In this interactive 7 hour class, participants will learn the fundamentals of weaving. Each student will produce a wool shawl on a four harness floor loom. Students will design their own colour palette on a twill, herringbone or diamond weave structure to create a one-of-a-kind shawl. The shawl will be finished using a twisted fringe. Students will be provided with wash and care instructions.
Included in the class fee:
-each student will use a loom which has been set up ready to weave
-each loom has a unique Tartan sett in the warp
-a choice of wool yarn in a variety of colours for weaving (the weft)
-use of boat shuttles
-hand-outs and instructional links
Get 10% off Learn to Weave Tartan Shawl Class with registration to our Learn to Set Up a Floor Loom Class
Cancellation policy: Cancellations or changes must be made be made 72 hours prior to your first class.
*Please note that classes are held in our basement classroom which unfortunately may be inaccessible to those with mobility needs. Call ahead to inquire if special arrangements can be made.*
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