Friday, April 15 10-5
Manipulating your Warp Threads for Dynamic Weaving - Scarf
Class Level: Advanced Beginner
Description: By twisting or wrapping your warp yarns you can weave distinctive textures and patterns in your cloth. Learn to weave lace-like open areas as parts of a design throughout the fabric or as a notable edge treatment. You’ll learn how to make leno, brooks bouquet, and other fancy patterns. If you’ve been looking for ways to add more interest to your weaving, these techniques will get you there. You too can create cloth that is visually stunning.
Homework: NoneSupplies to bring: 400 yards of smooth, at least 2 ply, worsted weight yarn that is strong and not fuzzy (200 yards each of 2 different colors works well), scissors, tapestry needle, pick up stick, cardboard tube from inside a paper towel roll, 2 brown paper grocery bags.
The Hyatt Hotel is located steps from the beach on Cabrillo Blvd. The meeting room has a beautiful view of the ocean and a lovely terrace for our daily lunch buffet.
The incomparable Meredith Willett will guide you through the stitches for this exclusive canvas she has designed for us.
Fee includes four nights hotel, Canvas, Guide and Supplies, Goodies,
A Welcome reception and Lunch each day.
This beautiful canvas is on 18 mesh and measures 15X15.