Clasped warp weaving is a straightforward technique that produces a dynamic result. You’ll enjoy wearing this scarf but be prepared to answer, “How did you do that?” over and over again.
Completion of Intro to Weaving at Alamitos Bay Yarn Company or equivalent is recommended.
You should be able to independently warp a rigid heddle loom.
Materials and Equipment: Loom 15" weaving width minimum, 12-dent reed, 1 shuttle. Yarn is Louet 8/2 Organic Cotton yarn, total 1500 yards, in 3-5 colors.
Yarn for the class must be purchased at Alamitos Bay Yarn Company before the first day of class.
Yarn in skeins must be wound before the first day of class.
Please Note: If necessary, class and workshop fees can be transferred to another class or credited to your account up to two weeks before the start of the class.
Please bring your loom, accessories and these supplies, to all weaving classes: warping peg, heddle hook, brown paper to fit the width of back beam, waste yarn, cardboard roll to fit front beam, scissors, tapestry needle, pencil, paper for note-taking.
Carla has been sewing, knitting, and weaving along with other fiber arts for over 50 years and is fascinated by all aspects of each. She has been teaching rigid heddle weaving at Alamitos Bay Yarn Company for the last nine years and she's still having fun.