If you have ever thought about learning to hand weave this course will cover all the basics to get you started on your journey...
An Introduction to weaving,
Dressing the loom & designing a warp.
During the course we will make sample swatches of cloth on a variety of weaving looms & you will produce a handmade Woven Scarf, of your own design.
The course will run on a Thursday evening from 7-9pm
for a small group of up to 6 people only - so please book early!
The cost for the 4 weaving sessions will be £85 - this includes use of all the equipment & materials you will need. Tea/coffee & cake will also be included!
This course will be an informal experience in a relaxed environment which will hopefully allow your creativity to flow!
The sessions will take place at The Fenners Building in the town centre of Letchworth Garden City.
A convenient location with good transport links & only a few minutes walk from Letchworth train station. If you intend to arrive by car Free Parking is available on site.
Your Course leader is Amy Wilson...
A trained Fashion/textile designer with a HND in Fashion, FDT Textile Degree & BA (hons) Woven Textile Design degree & over 8 years experience in woven fabric design.