Class Descriptions

NEW!!! TURNING A DRAFT

Have you always wanted to learn the mystery behind turning a draft?

In this class,  we will go through the steps for turning a draft, as well as discuss the reasons why weavers turn drafts. Participants will practice turning a draft, step-by-step. Participants should be comfortable with reading a draft and understand weaving draft components.

Level Recommended:

Adventurous Advanced Beginner,

Intermediate Weaver and Beyond

$30

Learn to blend two four shaft designs into one eight shaft draft so that you can weave either structure with one tie up.

After a brief demonstration, you will use the provided materials to create your own blended draft.

 

Level Recommended:

Advanced Beginner and Beyond. 

Great for experienced weavers who want to revisit blended drafts.

BLENDING A DRAFT

$20

DESIGNING EIGHT SHAFT HUCK

It's easy to design your own eight shaft Huck Lace! We begin the class by reviewing the fundamentals of Huck Lace threading, tie up and treading. 

reviewing the fundamentals of Huck Lace threading, tie up and treadling. After a brief demonstration, you will use the provided materials to create your own pattern.

 

Level Recommended:

Advanced Beginner, Intermediate 

and Beyond. Great for experience weavers who want to revisit Huck Lace.​

$20

DESIGNING WITH BLOCKS

Understanding block weaves is an essential tool for designing weaving drafts. 

 

I will explain profile drafts, and we will play with designing them using gridded diagrams. Block weave structures 'plug into' profile drafts. Once the weaver understands these concepts, design possibilities abound.

Level Recommended:

Adventurous Advanced Beginner,

Intermediate Weaver and Beyond

$20