Instruction will include selecting tapestry yarns, various tapestry weaving methods, and techniques and finishing methods. Learn the difference between tapestry weaving and balanced weaving.
Students will work on creating a small tapestry. Looms will be provided for class use!
This 4-week class will be held on Mondays, July 8, 15, 22 and 29 from 1:00 – 3:30 pm.
Instructor: Lu Ross
Class fee $90. Register online and bring payment (cash, check or card) to the first class.
Optional – add $5 for weft yarn
Materials to bring:
- Sewing gauge
- Tape measure
- Weft yarn: 100% wool – no superwash! – in worsted weight, 3 colors of the same brand (unless you specify at registration that you want instructor to provide)
- Patience and creativity!
Instructor will bring (tools to be returned at end of last class):
- Warp yarn
- Tapestry needles
- Additional tools to try
Location: Fiber Arts Center of Wichita at 751 George Washington Boulevard, Wichita, Kansas.