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In-person classCOVID-19 SecureTapestry Weaving Workshop
5(1 review)
Tapestry weaving is a relaxing and repetitive textile craft, perfect for absolute beginners to try their hand at in our Hackney studio.
Hackney Central
£65 pp
2 hour workshop
Next available date:6th October 2021
What happens in this class?

Tapestry is a form of textile art using a frame loom and needle to create intricate pictures and designs.

In this group workshop you will learn anatomy of the tapestry loom and about essential weaving equipment.

You will dress the loom with cotton warp so it is set for weaving and learn about the different fibres available for you to use to make a really amazing piece of art for your wall.

You will learn tabby weave, (plain weave), the easiest way to make tassels, (rya knots) and a few more simple stitches like sumac (the pretty plait) to help…

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Things to remember

Everything in this workshop is provided, and you are welcome to bring along snacks, drinks and a tote bag to carry your items home.

Make Town sits on the corner of Morning Lane and Chatham Place, across the road from the Nike Factory store.

We do not have any on…

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Latest Reviews
5(1 review)
Anonymous - June 5th
Such a great beginners weaving class. Really lovely teacher and nice quality tools and equipment to use. Really recommend.
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Your Teacher

Make Town is a textiles & craft studio of sorts. Accessible to adults, children, men and whanau to enjoy together side by side. A local hive of buzzing creativity, focused on inspiring and guiding you through your personal journey of making whatever that happens to be.

Make Town have lots of events and workshops up our sleeves. We have amazing guest tutors and experienced makers wanting to share their passion for making across all textile based disciplines. Discover and learn something new with us, alongside tutors who are patient, encouraging and kind. Who have time to listen and watch your techniques…

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Make Town
Hackney Central
Cnr Morning Lane + Chatham Place
E9 6LL
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Anonymous - June 5th
Such a great beginners weaving class. Really lovely teacher and nice quality tools and equipment to use. Really recommend.