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Mar
2
12:30 PM12:30

Sock Yarn Woven Scarf Class

This is a one day class. A direct warp scarf using up your sock yarn scraps and incorporating Leno Lace. Dave will teach you to calculate warp and weft yardage, how to pick color in weaving, use pick up sticks to introduce modifying plain weave, and hemstitching.

You must have already taken a weaving class from Dave to take this new class. This will be expanding on what you have already learned.

Feel free to bring your own scraps of sock yarn, or purchase yarn from The Yarn Shop.

Instructor David Sledesky

Call or email today to reserve your space 518-338-6679

Instructor fee is $30

loom rental is $15 for the class if needed

We ask for a $10 deposit to hold your spot in this class

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Towels on the rigid heddle, with a warping board. part 1
Apr
4
6:00 PM18:00

Towels on the rigid heddle, with a warping board. part 1

On Thursday night Dave will teach you how to use the warping board.  You will warp part of your towels, and take the rest home to finish.  On Saturday,April 6, you will return with your warp and learn to thread the loom.

This is a two part class with an optional finishing class.

Email or call today to reserve your space fostersheepfarm@gmail.com or 518-338-6679

The class is taught by David Sledesky

Class fee is $50 for part 1 & 2.  

loom rental for the class is $15

We ask for a $10 deposit to hold your spot in this class

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Towels on a rigid heddle using a warping board, part 2
Apr
6
9:00 AM09:00

Towels on a rigid heddle using a warping board, part 2

This is the second part of the class.  On Thursday evening you learned to warp using the warping board.  On this Saturday class you will learn to thread the loom from your warp chain.  After, you have the towel warped you will begin to weave.  This is a full day class, bring a bag lunch. 

Instructor David Sledesky

Call today to reserve your space 518-338-6679

Class fee is $50 for part 1 & 2

 

A third class is available for those who would like a finishing class if needed.

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