Enjoy the therapeutic benefits of loom weaving in this quality workshop. You will spend the session weaving your own cushion cover on a 4 shaft table loom. Under the expert guidance of professional weaver and designer Angie Parker, you will learn the basics of loom weaving and create a quality product to take home. The looms will be dressed in preparation for you to weave on, and you can design with plain weave and twills. This course is ideal for beginners and a perfect introduction to weaving. More advanced weave sessions will be coming soon for those who wish do develop their weaving knowledge, learn how to set up a professional looms and create more complex weave structures. Refreshments will be provided. Angie has a current DBS certificate and has over 5 years experience of running workshops. She has been weaving for over 25 years and runs her practice from BV studios in Bedminster. The session at Creative Space needs a minimum number of bookings to run and you will be informed as soon as this is reached.
Angie Parker is an award winning weaver of rugs and exquisite, vibrant textiles derived from traditional Scandinavian rug weaving techniques. Her distinctive and intricate floor art and fabric creations are hand-woven using long established patterns, such as Krokbragd, which she combines with her instinctive and daring approach to colour. A year spent living in India and more recently the dynamic graffiti in her neighbourhood in Bristol inspire the designs she weaves in her Bristol studio. Angie is an experienced textile and weave workshops facilitator and enjoys importing her knowledge and inspiring those she teaches. She has a current DBS certificate.
4 shaft table loom Yarn Refreshments
The weave workshop will take place at Creative Space on North Street, Bedmister. This space has been developed specifically to host textile and craft workshops. In the heart of BS3 the surrounding streets are saturated with unban artworks from the annual Upfest Graffiti festival so you can feast your eyes on eye popping colour inspirations as well as enjoying the benefits of weaving on a loom in the workshop.
16歳以上の方1名まで参加できます。 The workshop can be addapted to suit beginners and more experienced weavers.
Weave a cushion on a professional loom