AFTERNOON WEAVING WORKSHOP in SCHULL
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LEARN TO WEAVE ON A FRAME LOOM IN SCHULL, WEST CORK
Have you ever wanted to learn how to weave? Well this workshop will teach you foundational weaving skills on a simple frame loom. At the end of the workshop you will be able to take home the piece you have made during the class - whether a small wall-hanging, a bookmark, or a placemat - it’s up to you! You will also take home the knowledge to continue your interest in weaving in your own time.
The class will cover:
Design development - deciding what to make, choosing a colour scheme and selecting appropriate yarns
Loom set-up - knotting and warping your wool on which to create your weave structures on a warping area of L39cm x W27 cm.
Creating your weaving using a variety of sustainably sourced yarns in an assortment of textures
Taking the weaving off the loom and finishing it so that your piece is ready to take home with you
All yarns and equipment are provided and are sustainably sourced.
Where: Arran Street East Creative Hub, Main Street, Schull, West Cork
Time: 3pm - 6pm
Who is this course for? This workshop will suit beginners looking for an introduction to working on a frame loom, or those who have worked with frame looms before and would like a simple refresher or time to make some new pieces.
Is there an age limit for the Workshop? This course is generally for people aged 18 and above. A teenager over 15 may attend if they are accompanied by an adult. Please let us know in advance.
Should I wear a mask? As per the government's regulations masks are not mandatory during the workshop.
COVID19 Protocols In line with the government's easing of restrictions please read our Workshops Covid Measures here. Please get in touch if you have any questions.
What if I have COVID symptoms on the day of the workshop or have a positive antigen test? Please read our Workshops Covid Measures here. Please get in touch if you have any questions.
Is my booking transferrable and what is the cancellation policy? You may transfer your booking into someone else's name - please just let us know before they attend.
Where can I contact you with any questions? You can email us at email@example.com.