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Saturday 3rd-Sunday 4th October 2020
Tapestry Weaving ... a joy forever!
Suitable for participants who have had some previous experience of tapestry.
Take your artistic abilities to the next level by gaining a deeper understanding of the possibilities of Tapestry Weaving. Under the of guidance of master weaver Marilyn Rea-Menzies.
This two-day workshop commences with warping on the supplied tapestry frame loom, through to completing the piece inspired by your design which will be a small leaf form tapestry. This completed work will be presented as a small mounted artwork which can also be worn as a brooch.
The considerations of optical blending of yarns to gain effects that are unique to Tapestry Weaving will be discussed and applied alongside learning how to form the leaf shape as you develop the weaving on your frame loom.
All materials including small canvas’s to mount your tapestry brooch, will be supplied though you are welcome to supplement with your favourite personal fine yarns. $10 small materials fee.
10am - 4pm
Nelson & suburbs
Earth Hub Nelson
235 Haven Rd, Stepneyville, Nelson 7010
Small Materials Charge
Two Day workshop $230.00
15+ or accompanied by a paying adult
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