Friday 04/11/2014, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
No skills required
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Beginning Weaving for Knitters with Deborah Jarchow
Have you wondered if you'd like to try weaving but feel confused about it and don't know if you'd like it or not? In this class, you will see three of the top brands of looms and find out how they work. You will learn about setting up the looms to prepare for weaving and then you will weave on them. This class gives you an overview of how weaving can expand your fiber skills. It is the perfect opportunity to give weaving a try without purchasing the equipment. See just how easy weaving can be!
Note: Schacht, Glimakra, and Ashford looms provided for class use.
Materials Fee: $5
100-125 yds of a smooth, strong, non-hairy yarn that is at least 2 ply and about worsted weight, scissors, tape measure, tube from inside the paper towel roll, brown paper grocery bag
Sharp scissors, notebook, pen or pencil with an eraser, stitch markers, blunt tapestry needles (large and small), flexible tape measure, small calculator, and needles & crochet hooks of various sizes.