Hand-controlled open, or lace weave techniques, can be used as borders, rows, or as an overall pattern. Your sampler will include Leno, Brook's Bouquet and Spanish Lace. A machine cannot duplicate these techniques; the fabric becomes absolutely one-of-a-kind!
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 12" weaving width minimum, 12-dent reed, 1 shuttle. Yarn in model is Juniper Moon Zooey, approximately 246 yards.
***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.
Leno, Brook's Bouquet and Spanish Lace
Pattern available in class
Please bring your loom, stand, all 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 ten years and she's still having fun.