TAPESTRY WEAVINGLearn how to create your own tapestry weavings using a frame loom!
SCHEDULE:12/3 | 9-11AM
Explore the creation of tapestry weaving from start to finish! In this workshop, you will learn oh-so-much, including how to warp the loom, work with weaving tools, create basic patterns, select materials and colors, and, finally, take your piece off the loom.
Skills + Materials
This is a beginner workshop and no previous experience is needed to participate. The workshop fee includes all of the supplies you need to get weaving - a Funem Studios frame tapestry loom with a rotating heddle bar, weaving shuttles, weaving needle, weaving comb, warp cotton, scissors, a dowel, and plenty of yarn!
In order to create a safe, inclusive learning space we're asking that all students, teaching artists, and staff wear masks at all times while they are indoors as well as show proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test.
Cancellation + Make-up Policy
We absolutely understand that things come up and you may need to cancel your registration. We've done our best to create a cancellation policy that honors how fickle life can be alongside our financial commitment to our staff and teaching artists. If you need to cancel your registration we are happy to offer a 50% store credit refund for cancellations made two weeks in advance of your workshop date. Unfortunately, we cannot offer refunds for cancellations made less than two weeks in advance. We are also unable to offer make-ups or exchanges for missed workshops.
We're looking forward to sharing space with you! If you haven't had a chance to read our Community Commitment, pop over to the website and read about how we agree to share space. Feel free to reach out to the shop if you have any questions along the way - we're excited to welcome you wherever you may be on the learning curve.
Melonie is a fiber artist living just outside of Philadelphia. She studied fine art and art history in Italy - her fiber art combines her approach to classic oil painting and her passion for travel and world culture; combining global textures, form, and color into one medium. She created Fibre Studio in 2018 with the hope of sharing her love for textiles with others.