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Introduction to Weave Workshop

5(2 reviews)
One day workshop learning the basics of hand weaving on a table loom
WC1
In-person
£135 pp
6hrs
Beginner
Next available date:27th April 2024
What happens in this class?

In this workshop you will learn the basics of how to make your own woven fabric. The loom will be prepared in advance so that you can begin weaving immediately. We’ll cover the basic weave structures – plain weave and twill – and you’ll learn how to combine them to create pattern. We’ll experiment with yarns and yarn combinations to create different effects. We’ll also consider colour and how to use it. By the end of the day, you’ll have created your own unique piece of fabric to take home and use as a table runner or…

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Things to remember

The studio is situated in Cockpit Yard, off Northington Street. Please come to the first floor and ring the bell for my studio (E2Q). I will come and collect you. There is no parking at the studio, but there is on-street pay parking nearby. The nearest tubes are Russell…

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Latest Reviews
5(2 reviews)
David - 13 August 2023
Absolutely superb, learnt a tremendous amount in a short period of time from an absolute expert. Would highly recommend...
Eda - 5 August 2023
The class was excellent. I really enjoyed it. Relaxed atmosphere with tea and coffee. I was shown how to use the loom and different weave patterns. I made a small piece of textile to take home.
Booking Options
6hrs workshop1 class
£135
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Age Requirement

This class is suitable for all ages
All students under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.

Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.
Your Teacher

I am a weaver and artist specialising in fine art textiles - wall pieces and sculptures. My work has been shown in the UK, US and Japan. I also spin my own yarn and dye it using natural dyes. I am an experienced teacher and have taught weaving at Fine Arts College, Hampstead and Ditchling Museum of Art and Craft. My workshops are suitable for complete beginners through to those with more experience, and can be tailored to an individual's needs. The workshops take place at my studio in Cockpit Studios, Bloomsbury and have a maximum class size of three…

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Class Location
Cockpit Studios
WC1
Cockpit Yard
Northington Street
WC1N 2NP
London

Reviews

David - 13 August 2023
Absolutely superb, learnt a tremendous amount in a short period of time from an absolute expert. Would highly recommend...
Eda - 5 August 2023
The class was excellent. I really enjoyed it. Relaxed atmosphere with tea and coffee. I was shown how to use the loom and different weave patterns. I made a small piece of textile to take home.