Weaving Taking Shape –Ann Richards and Deirdre Wood

Various textures and shapes can be created through the interplay between the structure of interlacing warp and weft,

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and the properties of the yarns. In this workshop we use simple equipment to explore these possibilities.
You will learn how to make a warp and set up a backstrap loom, which can be used to weave narrow strips of cloth suitable for a variety of items, including bracelets, table mats and wall-hangings.

Cost £45

Weaving kit is available on loan or to purchase for £10.

Visit http://www.whitchurchsilkmill.org.uk to book your place

Event Details

Start date: April 28, 2019 at 10:00 am
Repeats: Every day
Until: April 28, 2019
Next on: April 28, 2019 at 10:00 am
Venue: Whitchurch Silk Mill