Fiber Art with Morrissey - INKLE LOOM WEAVING
Study Inkle Loom Weaving with Paulette Morrissey at the Visual Arts Center (VAC). Learn the basics of Inkle Loom Weaving, for someone who has no experience. Class will include a description of the looms, how they work, what other equipment is needed and how to use them, what materials work best for weaving, how to make your own heddles, warping the loom, how to start and finish, how to weave, making straight selvages, uses for the bands you create, and finished ends for different projects.
This class is offered in three, 4-week sessions progressing from beginners to intermediate to experienced. The first 4 weeks will focus on the basics of weaving on an Inkle Loom, progressing in the second 4 weeks with pickup stitches, Baltic weaving and weaving letters, and then in the third 4 week session further progressing with card weaving and color work. $8 Material Fee to Instructor per 4 week session. Sign up for all 12 weeks and receive a discount.
INKLE LOOM WEAVING with Paulette Morrissey: $120 ($96 VAC Member)
4 Week Class: Wednesday's 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Paulette Morrissey, Instructor
Many Fiber Arts classes and workshops will be held in our off-site location in the Quednau-Hindman House (Yellow Building) at History Park. Please check each class one week prior to the start date to see if it is located at the VAC or in History Park.
The History Park facility is a classroom space only. All administrative functions, including registrations, payments and refunds are all handled at the VAC. Registration online is available for all Fiber Art Classes and Workshops. History Park is located at 502 Shreve Street, next to the new Punta Gorda Library. Parking is available in front of History Park or in the back of the Library.
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Registration: Registration closes 72 hours prior to start date. If you miss the start date, email firstname.lastname@example.org and ask to join mid-session. Please register and reserve your space online so we can send you instructions and video links. If you have difficulty registering online, please call the VAC at 941-639-8810 (10am and 2pm, Monday through Friday), or email email@example.com and someone will help you.
All class dates and times are subject to change. Classes with a start date within 30 days require payment in full to reserve a place. Prepaid class fees (paid more than 30 days in advance) are refundable less a non-refundable reservation deposit of $25 (VAC Members $20) up until 30 days prior to a class start date at which time all class fees become non-refundable unless the class is cancelled by the VAC.
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