You are invited to participate in our "Beginning Rug Weaving Class". This three hour course will cover the basics of rug weaving. Participants will make their own rug to take home. Among the techniques you will learn are: preparation of materials for weaving, rug weaving and rug finishing.
Meet Your Instructor:
|Dates:|| March 15 or 16, 2014
May 23, 2014
June 7, 8, 21 or 22, 2014
July 26 or 27, 2014
August 16 or 23, 2014
Location: Marion Street Workshops, 21909 Marion St., Bentonsport - Click for Map
Time: 9 am to Noon or 1pm to 4pm or 6pm to 9pm each day
Class Fee: $60. per student
Materials: Students must bring their own materials to weave. Example: 2 bedsheets or 6-8 pairs of blue jeans
Notes: Four different looms are available in the studio where the instructor and her assistants weave by hand. They make rugs in various sizes and colors. Placemats, mug rugs, and table runners are also turned out by their flying fingers. This large assortment is available at the Iron & Lace shop. Food is available in Keosauqua and Bonaparte, or bring a bag lunch.