Tapestry Weaving – G210641
In Tapestry Weaving, design and weave a tapestry using tapestry techniques and stitches. Tapestry is a woven structure in which the weft-face weave structure pattern is formed by different colored wefts woven back and forth just in their color areas. Tapestry is discontinued weft yarns across the body of the textile to form an image and is usually weft-face plain weave.
Materials needed: A tapestry loom, tapestry fork, different types of shuttles, tapestry needles, warp & weft yarns. An idea of a pattern or design for your tapestry weaving. We will be using the standing counter-balance walking looms. This workshop is for all levels.
The supply cost will be $50 which includes warped loom and 1/2 pound of weft yarns, hand-out notes on tapestry technique.