Beginner Rigid Heddle: Weave a Scarf
In this weekend workshop you will create a unique scarf using a rigid heddle style loom!
Date & Times:
Friday, Sept 11, 6:00-8:30PM
Saturday, Sept 12, 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Instructor: Alison Hurlburt
About this Workshop: Want to dip your toe into the weaving world? Come weave a scarf on a simple, accessible rigid heddle loom. No prior weaving experience is required. You will leave this workshop with a smooshy, cozy scarf, as well as a basic understanding of weaving terms and how to weave plain weave. Rigid heddle looms are popular thanks to their ease of set-up and use, as well as their small size and portability. Come try one out!
Skill Level: Beginner & New Weavers Welcome
We will be covering the following techniques:
- Warping a rigid heddle loom
- Sleying the reed
- Weaving a scarf
- Wet finishing & adding fringe
Workshop Materials & Equipment:
- You can borrow one of our rigid heddle looms or you can bring your own rigid heddle loom!
- All materials are provided for this workshop. You will have your choice of colours in a soft merino.
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PLEASE NOTE: It is important to us to keep you all safe! Participants may be required to wear a mask for the duration of the workshop according to government guidelines. Please do not come to your workshop if you may have been exposed to COVID-19 or are feeling unwell. In order to provide high quality workshops, our Workshop Policies remain the same even though last minute cancellations may be more likely due to the health crisis. We are not able to refund workshops. We are able to provide a store credit for workshops cancelled with 72 hrs notice. We are not able to provide a refund or store credit for cancellations with less than 72 hrs notice, even for participants who are feeling unwell. Thank you for your understanding.
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