BROAD STUDIOS
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Beginner's Weaving

  • Broad Studios 1023 Springdale Road, Unit 6D Austin, TX, 78721 United States (map)

$150

Taught by Rachel Denbow of Smile and Wave!

About the Class:

You'll get three hours of instruction and immediate feedback as you learn to warp your artisanal loom, plain weave, rya knots, soumak, how to avoid the dreaded hourglass shape, and how to achieve a variety of designs using the stitches taught in class.

Your purchase includes:

-one hardwood lap loom, handmade in the Ozarks
-one weaving sword
-one wooden needle
-one tapestry needle
-warp
-dowel
-tote bag
-a wide selection of natural fibers in color ways that work well together
-full color .pdf workbook to reference at home

About the Instructor

Rachel Denbow, author of DIY Woven Art, is a fiber artist and creative skills instructor. She has been teaching workshops across the country for the last four years and loves introducing her favorite mediums to other creatives!

Drinks & snacks provided.
Doors open 10 minutes before the workshop and close 15 minutes after we begin.

Earlier Event: June 16
Floral Paper Making
Later Event: June 22
Woven: In the Round