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    Textured Weave on the Rigid Heddle Loom

    Explore the wonders of texture on the rigid heddle loom by utilizing a simple pick-up stick in two positions to create a waffle weave effect. We will weave an 8” x 20” rectangle, and learn some simple finishing techniques to turn the fabric into 2 useful hot mats to protect your table in style.
    Participants should be comfortable warping and doing basic weaving on the rigid heddle loom.
    Prerequisite: Intro to Rigid Heddle, or equivalent
    Instructor: Marthe Young
    Date: Saturday 6/15
    Time: 10am - 3pm
    Materials Required: 
    • $5 supply fee payable to instructor on the day of class for a finish work kit (includes use of a sewing machine, thermal backing, thread and border fabric)
    • 3 skeins Valley Yarns Goshen
    • an old terry cloth towel to cut up for insulation 
    • a package of black double fold bias tape (found at a craft store that carries sewing supplies)
    • scissors
    • tape measure
    • one brown paper bag 
    If you need to rent a rigid heddle loom for this class, there are a limited number available for a $25 rental fee. Please contact the education manager for more details.

    For more information about our tuition, fees, and refund policies, please click here.

    $70.00 each
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