Class: To Weave or Knot… Tiny Books (ages 14+)

Registration link: https://weavebooks.eventbrite.com   Interested in the craft of weaving but don’t know where to start? Come learn all about fibers, knots, and weaving techniques. We will discuss how to select appropriate yarns, create your own portable reuse-able backstrap loom, and of course weave! Explore the interplay of color and texture … Continue reading

Class: To Weave or Knot… for the Birds! (ages 16+)

Interested in the craft of weaving but don’t know where to start? Come learn all about fibers, knots, and weaving techniques. We will discuss how to select appropriate yarns, create your own portable reuse-able backstrap loom, and of course weave! Explore the interplay of color and texture with yarn scraps … Continue reading

Class: Pocket Loom Weaving

Assemble and weave on your own small, portable rigid heddle loom that fits in your pocket! Learn how to prepare the loom, learn a few weaving techniques, and then finish a small bird or Valentine made from scrap yarns, fibers, and more. During this class, there will also be a … Continue reading

Class: Upcycled T-Shirt Necklace-Scarves

T-shirt yarn is a creative way to upcycle t-shirts that don’t fit or have worn thin, but they are still loved. In this class, students will explore ways to weave, knot, and braid colorful t-shirt yarn to create a variety of necklace-scarves to accessorize their wardrobes for any occasion. These … Continue reading

Class: Weaving Points

This class is a great follow up to October’s Great Weaving Adventure class at The Scrap Exchange. Bring the rigid heddle loom created in the first class, then venture into warping, color, pattern, ornamentation and making strip projects with points. Pointed weaving can be used for making “medusa” scarves, reptile … Continue reading

Class: Great Weaving Adventure

Learn how to assemble and use a small portable rigid heddle loom that fits in your pocket. During this class, we’ll set up the loom and weave a sample from short lengths of yarns, fibers, and more. Finishing techniques will be demonstrated, and the loom you create will be suitable for creating wall hangings, doll accessories, soft jewelry, bookmarks, belts and more using stash of yarn! All materials included. Continue reading