Weave and Sew Pouch
Dates: Friday September 18th 6:00PM-8:30PM, Saturday September 19th 10:00AM-4:00PM
*We like everyone to go home with a finished project, so end times are approximate for each day.
Instructors: Angela Kelly and Kim McCollum
Design and create your own handwoven pouch from thread, to cloth, to pouch! In this workshop, you will learn to weave on a 4 shaft loom and create your own one of a kind textile. After weaving with Kim on Friday, you will take your handwoven textile and transform it into a lined pouch with Angela. You will choose from one of two designs and sew in a zipper.
- The basics of 4 shaft loom operation
- How to weave plain weave, twill, and zig zag patterns on a loom
- The basics of sewing with handwoven fabrics
- How to install a zipper
No previous weaving experience is required. Participants should be comfortable sewing a straight stitch on a sewing machine.
All supplies are included:
- Studio Looms are used for this workshop, pre warped
- Cotton warp
- Variety of weft yarns to choose from including linen, cotton and wool.
- All sewing fabric and materials
- Instructional Booklet
Make sure to read the FAQs on our website that outline our workshop cancellation policy before signing up.
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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