Intro to Tapestry Weaving - Collingswood
Intro to Tapestry Weaving - Collingswood

In this course, students will learn the essentials of tapestry weaving. We will use a frame loom to create hand woven tapestry wall hangings. We will cover material selection, tools, warping a loom, various stitches and knots, shapes, negative space, removing a weaving from the loom and various finishing techniques. Intermediate weavers may enjoy the refresher, or work independently with technical support.

Loom kits will be available for student use during class. If students would like to purchase their kit, they are $55 and include:

• 14 inch loom

• comb

• pick up stick

• thread needle

• weaving needle

• enough warp thread for first weaving

 

Bobbie Ann Tilkens-Fisher is a weaver, art historian and owner of At Home Modern.  After a lifelong love of collecting fibers, Bobbie discovered weaving after her son Milo was born.  She admires weaving because it is accessible, portable, endlessly creative and meditative.
Instagram:  bobbin_and_weaving
Website:  www.athomemodern.com

About the Artist:

Bobbie Ann Tilkens-Fisher is a weaver, art historian and owner of At Home Modern. After a lifelong love of collecting fibers, Bobbie discovered weaving after her son Milo was born. She admires weaving because it is accessible, portable, endlessly creative and meditative. 

Instagram: bobbin_and_weaving

Website: www.athomemodern.com


20S-SPT-0387
Tuesday 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM ( May 26, 2020 - Jun 23, 2020 )
Instructor: Bobbie Ann Tilkens-Fisher 
Members: $ 105.00; Non-Members $ 112.50
Location: Collingswood, Workshop Studio
Date change: 5-weeks







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