Get ready for The Great Coaster Exchange (October 29th) in this Coaster Class! Warp your loom and get started on a batch of coasters - some to keep and some to trade. This is a great way to use up leftovers and try out some new patterns.
Completion of Introduction to Weaving at ABYC or equivalent is recommended. You should be able to independently warp a rigid heddle loom.
Materials and Equipment: Loom with 10" weaving width minimum, 8-dent reed, 2 shuttles. Various yarns are used in the models. Bent end tapestry needle for hemstitching.
***Yarn for the class must be purchased at Alamitos Bay Yarn Company before the first day of class. Yarn must be wound, if necessary, 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
Hemstitching, pick-and-pick tapestry technique
Class handout will be provided.
Please bring the necessary weaving tools and equipment: loom, appropriate rigid heddle reed, shuttles, brown paper to fit the back beam of your loom, waste yarn, cardboard roll the width of the front beam, scissors, tapestry needle, pencil, paper for note-taking.
Carla & Amanda
Carla and Amanda enjoy teaching together because together they can handle anything!