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Tapestry Weaving ( Friday afternoon, January start) 4 Weeks £85

Price: £85
Duration: 4 Weeks
Time: 1.30 – 4.30
Starts: Fri 24 January, 2020
Day(s): Friday
Tutor: Sonja Hammond
Until: Fri 14 February, 2020

This course will take you through the basic techniques used in Tapestry Weaving, a traditional technique developed for Mediaeval wall hangings and still used by textile artists today. 

Week by week we will cover the preparation of a tapestry loom for weaving, making a cartoon, the basic shapes and how to combine them, different techniques for shading, methods for colour blending and how to finish your completed piece. 

All these steps will build together to give you a broad introduction to the art of tapestry weaving and enable you to create your first woven picture. 

Weaving materials will be provided, but please bring along any pictures that inspire you. 

None. Weaving materials will be provided, but please bring along any pictures that inspire you.

Please note Weymouth College handle the online payments for this course and you will be redirected to their site after clicking the Apply button.

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