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Sat, Oct 22


The Dalles Art Center

Beginning Tapestry Weaving

Kristi Strasen will teach you the principles of basic tapestry weaving on a hand loom in two days.

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Beginning Tapestry Weaving
Beginning Tapestry Weaving

Time & Location

Oct 22, 2022, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM PDT

The Dalles Art Center, 220 E 4th Street, The Dalles, OR 97058, USA

About The Event

Participants will learn the principles of basic tapestry weaving including planning a weaving; warping a small frame loom; keeping edges straight; joining colors; various edge finishes including fringe types; working in ends; finishing a tapestry. 

Instructor will supply looms; weaving tools; yarn; scissors and small notebook. Students should bring a sack lunch both days.

Workshop cost: $180

Material cost: $20 (Supplies fees are paid directly to instructor)

Students will have the option of purchasing their looms at the end of the class. Cost TBD.

Instructor Bio: 

Kristi Strasen has 35+ years’ experience in textiles and is the principal of Textiles+Color – a textile design and color consulting business. She is also the owner of LittleWeavingsCo – a company producing artisanal, one-of-a-kind pillows and tapestries. Her work can be seen at





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