Grand Marais, MN
Marie Westerman is a weaver/textile artist who has exhibited her work, taught weaving workshops, and has been featured in publications throughout North America. She is an active member of the North Woods Fiber Guild.
Current Courses Offered by Marie Westerman
Double Vision: Woven Imagery in Double Cloth
Instructors: Marie Westerman
This class is for weavers who wish to go beyond repetitive pattern drafts and explore personal imagery and design. Doubleweave is a technique in which the weaver simultaneously weaves two layers of cloth. Reversible patterns and imagery are woven into the cloth, dark-on-light on one side, and light-on-dark on the…
Learn to Weave for your Closet
Students will learn about weaving including a brief history, weave structures, how to read a simple weaving draft, wind a warp, and thread a loom. They will design a scarf or shawl which they will weave on 4 harness floor loom. Students will also weave samples exploring color and other…