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Flax Intensive at Marshfield School of Weaving

May 22 @ 8:00 am - May 25 @ 5:00 pm

$400

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This class will be both lecture and hands on. It will begin with breaking the retted and dried flax stalks and end with preparing linen singles for loom warp by sizing with flour starch and sizing with linseed preparation. Techniques will be both from northern Europe and New England, with classroom dialogue and explanation of each  step of the process. The Marshfield School has a variety of historical tools and equipment that we will be using, but students should bring a spinning wheel with distaff if they have one, and any tools they have and may want to use or have questions about.

Taught by Bruce Engebretson.

$400

Details

Start:
May 22 @ 8:00 am
End:
May 25 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
$400
Website:
http://www.marshfieldschoolofweaving.com/dyeing-other-techniques

Organizer

Marshfield School of Weaving
Phone:
802.426.3733
Email:
Info@MarshfieldSchoolofWeaving.com
Website:
http://www.marshfieldschoolofweaving.com/

Venue

Marshfield School of Weaving
334 Jake Martin Road
Marshfield, CA 05658 United States
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Phone:
802.426.3733
Website:
http://www.marshfieldschoolofweaving.com/