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Floor Loom Weaving (504)

Gretchen Huggett / Weaving Studio
Thursdays, September 9 - November 11
1- 4:30 pm / 10 weeks
$300 / Members: $280

Learn to weave using four- and eight-shaft floor looms with process and design (beginner), new patterns and techniques (advanced), exploring areas of personal interest. Weaving design software is available to learn structure and design principles.
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Floor Loom Weaving (505)

Gretchen Huggett / Weaving Studio
Thursdays, September 9 - November 11
5:30 - 9 pm / 10 weeks
$300 / Members: $280

Learn to weave using four- and eight-shaft floor looms with process and design (beginner), new patterns and techniques (advanced), exploring areas of personal interest. Weaving design software is available to learn structure and design principles.
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Rug Hooking – Beginning and Continuing Study (511)

Martha Rosenfeld / Studio 2
Thursdays, September 9 - November 11
6:30–9 pm / 10 weeks
$250 / Members: $230

Beginning and continuing students will experience the art of rug hooking. For beginners, make a hand-hooked rug using a rug frame and wool fabric. Get an overview of methods and create a small hooked mat. Bring a tote bag and scissors to the first class; other tools and materials will be provided. For continuing students, emphasis will be placed on designing your own original hooked rug pattern, with guidance from the instructor. Linen for pattern making and a limited amount of wool for hooking are included.
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Math for Spinners

Emily Wohlscheid / Weaving Studio 8
Wednesday, September 22
10 am - 12:30pm / One Day
Prerequisite: Prerequisite: Beginning Spinning or equivalent
$55 / Members: $35

Using a small amount of sampling and a bit of math before starting a big spin can make a huge difference between headache and back to the meditative process. Discover methods of measuring our handspun yarn samples to be used to calculate how much fiber is required for a given project. Students will be taken through sampling exercises on their wheels/spindles and introduced to specialty tools for measuring their yarns. The structural characteristics of fibers and ply will also be covered. All materials provided.
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Math for Spinners

Emily Wohlscheid / Online with Zoom Pro
Wednesday, September 22
6-7:30pm / One Day
Prerequisite: Prerequisite: Beginning Spinning or equivalent
$35 / Members: $15

Using a small amount of sampling and a bit of math before starting a big spin can make a huge difference between headache and back to the meditative process. Discover methods of measuring our handspun yarn samples to be used to calculate how much fiber is required for a given project. Students will be taken through sampling exercises on their wheels/spindles and introduced to specialty tools for measuring their yarns. The structural characteristics of fibers and ply will also be covered. All materials provided.
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Hand Spinning

Emily Wohlscheid / Weaving Studio
Tuesdays, September 14 - October 12
10 am - 12:30 pm / 5 weeks
$145 / Members: $125

Beginners will learn the basics including spinning, plying, and setting their finished yarns. Intermediate/advanced students will further their practice through demonstrations and exercises to aid in consistency, ply structure, custom blending, and more. Wheels may be reserved at the time of registration. All materials provided.
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Spinning Singles

Emily Wohlscheid / Weaving Studio
Tuesdays, October 19 - November 16
10 am - 12:30pm / 5 weeks
Prerequisite: Prerequisite: Beginning Spinning or equivalent
$145 / Members: $125

Singles yarns can be just as useful and interesting as plied yarn. They are a great way to work on wheel control and understanding twists as well. Using these concepts, explore various styles of singles yarns and how to adjust our wheels, speed, and drafting style to achieve everything from softly spun lopi to wild core spun textures. All materials provided.
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