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Sat, Nov 07 | Columbia Center For the Arts

Beginning Tapestry Weaving Workshop at CCA

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, and finally actually finishing a tapestry.
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Beginning Tapestry Weaving Workshop at CCA

Time & Location

Nov 07, 2020, 10:00 AM – Nov 08, 2020, 3:00 PM
Columbia Center For the Arts, 215 Cascade Ave, Hood River, OR 97031, USA

About The Event

About the Class: 

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, and finishing a tapestry. This workshop lasts two days.

Instructor:

Kristie has 35+ years of 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 https://www.littleweavingsco.com/

Things to Know:

  • Instructor will supply looms, weaving tools, yarn, scissors, and a small notebook
  • Students should bring a sack lunch both days
  • Maximum 6 students per session. Each student will have their own worktable placed at the appropriate social distance
  • No experience necessary
  • Masks required
  • Tickets are $180 + $20 material fee
  • To register: https://www.columbiaarts.org/events/beginning-tapestry-weaving-workshop/

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