Nov
6
9:00 AM09:00

Colorful Plain Weave

This continuing education course is designed to continue to expose the learner to plain-weave weaving.  The learner will use a ready-to-weave floor loom to learn essential concepts to weaving while creating a one-of-a-kind scarf.  The course will cover basic weaving terminology and concepts, and is designed for the beginner.

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Nov
13
9:00 AM09:00

Clasped Weft Plain Weave

This continuing education course is designed to continue to expose the learner to plain-weave weaving.  The learner will use a ready-to-weave floor loom in learning the clasped weft technique to make a one-of-a-kind scarf, having a unique striped effect.  The course requires past weaving experience or the Let’s Weave! Colorful Plain Weave course.

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Nov
16
1:00 PM13:00

Tiny Tapestry

This continuing education course is designed to introduce the learner to tapestry weaving.  The learner will use a ready-to-weave tapestry loom in learning essential concepts to tapestry weaving while making a one-of-a-kind piece.  The course will cover basic weaving terminology and concepts, and is designed for the beginner.

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Nov
20
9:00 AM09:00

Supplemental Warp on Two Shafts

This continuing education course is designed to continue to expose the learner to plain-weave weaving.  The learner will use a ready-to-weave floor loom in learning the supplemental warp technique to make a one-of-a-kind scarf, having a unique striped effect.  The course requires past weaving experience or the Let’s Weave! Colorful Plain Weave course.

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Nov
22
10:30 AM10:30

How to Dress a Loom Demonstration

This continuing education course is designed to give the viewer an opportunity to see the process of dressing a loom.  In a presentation format similar to a television cooking show, the audience will experience all of the steps the weaver completes to prepare the loom for weaving.  From design decisions to warp-and-weft calculations, then on to measuring, beaming on, and tensioning; everything is covered for the curious to experience.  Time allowed for audience questions.

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Sep
28
9:00 AM09:00

Supplemental Warp on Two Shafts

This continuing education course is designed to continue to expose the learner to plain-weave weaving.  The learner will use a ready-to-weave floor loom in learning the supplemental warp technique to make a one-of-a-kind scarf, having a unique striped effect.  The course requires past weaving experience or the Let’s Weave! Colorful Plain Weave course.

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Tiny Tapestry with Treats
Jul
24
10:00 AM10:00

Tiny Tapestry with Treats

Come for the treats - stay for the tapestry! In a relaxed atmosphere, using ready-to-weave tapestry looms, participants will learn essential concepts to tapestry weaving while creating a one-of-a-kind tapestry piece. Course will cover basic weaving terminology and concepts, and is designed for the beginner but all levels of experience are welcome!

Students to bring sack lunch.

Registration required - contact Dorchester Center for the Arts at 410-228-7782.

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