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Tapestry Weaving 101 with Shaine Drake
March 23, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tapestry Weaving 101
Instructor: Shaine Drake
Catch weaver fever! In this class, you will learn the basics of tapestry weaving so you can make woven wall hangings.
This is a wonderful opportunity to learn from Bay Area artist Shaine Drake! She will bring in plenty of samples of her own work and a list of her favorite resources.
For true beginners and fiber enthusiasts! No weaving experience required.
You’ll learn: to warp your loom, plain weave, to use multiple colors, to make shapes, to create texture, weaving terminology, finishing and hanging
Materials provided: weavers yarn pack, 7 yards of cotton warp
Materials required: frame loom*, tapestry needle, scissors
* Shaine recommends a small frame loom for class as it is quicker to warp. Verb carries Hokett Would Work looms which are perfect for a beginning weaver! We also stock larger looms, such as Schacht School Looms and Schacht Tapestry Looms. Come in or give us a call to learn more! 510.595.VERB.
Class Size: 12 students max.
Date: Saturday, March 23rd, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm