This is the first of two short taster courses exploring creative
weaving. In this session you will be introduced to a traditional
coiling technique. Students will have the opportunity to produce a
woven bowl using a variety of man made, natural and recycled
materials. You will also be introduced to a variety of other
techniques such as peg loom, stick, inkle and paper weaving. This
course is suited to both beginners and more advanced weavers.
Throughout the sessions, students will:
Students will learn about traditional and contemporary weaving techniques from around the world.
Student will have the opportunity to follow step-by-step guided instructions as well as work in a more free, experimental way.
Students will explore shape, form, structure and texture.
Students will experiment with a variety of man made, natural and recycled materials.
Students will create their own coiled yarn bowl.