Rustic Rug Weaving Workshop

Rug Up for winter with this 6 hour beginner workshop with all materials and supplies included. You will create a thick-textured woven floor rug/ hall runner using wool yarn and unspun wool tops. This is a beginner-friendly workshop, no prior experience needed.

Skills covered will include:
*General weaving terminology
*Direct Warping (for a rigid heddle loom)
*Weaving Plainweave (Tabby)
*Posture & tips for avoiding strain
*Advancing the warp & getting the right tension

We will be using a 100% wool yarn and have an option of 100% wool tops or a mixed ‘montage’ tops that includes wool, alpaca & silk. If you are unable to use any of these natural fibres please contact us to discuss alternative options.

Suitable for ages 10+ (under 18’s must be accompanied by an adult).
Places are limited and bookings are essential.

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Dates

Tuesday, 05th July

Times

12:30pm-6:30pm

Cost

$125

Booking Details

This is a ticketed event and requires a booking

Book Via
https://happywattle.com/classes/full-day-workshops/#RusticRug
Location

Iceworks

Town

Lakes Entrance

Address
5 Carpenter Street, Lakes Entrance VIC
Category
Workshops & Tours
Event Organiser

Happywattle Handweaving

happywattlehw@gmail.com

https://happywattle.com/

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