Weaving on the Rigid Heddle Loom: Spring Scarves
Learn to weave on the rigid heddle loom while making a beautiful, lightweight scarf perfect for spring evenings. Using the instructor's rigid heddle looms, students will learn how to set up the loom, weave the scarf, and finish it with a lovely fringe. No previous weaving experience is required to enjoy this class, and many students have gone on to purchase these relatively inexpensive looms and weave a wide variety of projects at home, including winter scarves, table runners and other woolen goods. For those who are intrigued with weaving but not ready to commit to a giant floor loom and big projects, the rigid heddle offers an accessible place to start learning the warp from the weft and other weaving intricacies. The instructor will provide a variety of yarns will be available to choose from; plan to spend $25-$40.
You will need the following tools for this class:
note taking supplies
large terry cloth bath towel
Once registered, students will receive a confirmation packet in the mail that may offer additional optional tool recommendations and suggested reading.