Weaving Rugs on a Rigid-Heddle Loom

October 6th-6 hours(9:00-noon/1:00-4:00)

NOTICE: The venue for this workshop has changed.

Classroom Location: SOMOS - 108B Civic Plaza Drive, Taos, NM 87571

in the 'Big Room'

Learn the fundamentals of weaving rugs on a rigid-heddle loom. In this one day, class we will warp our looms for a wee rugs and explore weft faced patterns that you can create by simply by alternating weft colors. Also covered will be appropriate materials for weaving rugs and other techniques you can explore. Use these techniques to scale up your projects to make mouse pads, trivets, runners, and full-sized rugs.

No experience required

Instructor Liz Gipson

$15 materials fee. Loom and yarn provided.

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