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✨40% SALE✨ (was £180) Frame loom weaving: A comprehensive guide to becoming a weaver - online course PLUS kit

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This self-paced online weaving course plus starter kit will give you all the information and knowledge you need to become a confident frame loom weaver, and you can do all of this from the comfort of your own home. So what are you getting? - 20 different sections (pdf's, all supported by instructional videos), from sourcing materials and setting up the loom, through ten different weaving techniques and all their variations, to finishing, and weaving on a budget. - Lifetime access to the course, and our Facebook community, exclusively for this course, where you can seek advice in a supportive, creative environment. - A tutor with 15 years of weaving experience who is passionate about sharing her love of textiles through teaching. We're so excited to be building this creative community and can't wait to see your creations! The course is delivered in 20 online modules: WELCOME 1: EQUIPMENT 2: MATERIALS 3: USEFUL TECHNIQUES FOR MATERIALS AND EQUIPMENT 4: DRESSING THE LOOM 5: TWINING 6: PLAIN WEAVE (aka tabby) 7: RYA KNOTS 8: RYA LOOPS 9: PILE WEAVE 10: PICK & PICK 11: MULTIPLE WARP PLAIN WEAVE 12: SHAPES 13: WARP WRAPPING 14: SOUMAK 15: FINISHING TECHNIQUES 16: PROJECTS 17: TROUBLESHOOTING 18: WEAVING ON A BUDGET 19: TERMINOLOGY 20: RESOURCES Do I need any experience? None at all! This course is suitable for complete beginners, and those with little experience who are looking for a refresher.

What's included in the price?

All 20 online modules. Over 7 hours of video tutorials. Access to our Facebook support group, exclusively for people enrolled on the course. Our brand new frame loom weaving starter kits, available in nine different colour themes, contain everything you'll need and more to get you weaving. Equipment: Small frame loom: 25cm x 38cm with a weaving area of 19.5cm x 34cm approx. Heddle bar Pick up stick x2 shuttles Wooden needle Comb Vintage silver fork (beater) Bent tapestry needle Materials: x1 Linen warp yarn, 50g x3 Hoooked 'Soft Cotton DK' recycled cotton, 50g each x3 Hoooked 'Eco Barbante' recycled cotton, 50g each x2 Hoooked 'Spesso' chunky recycled cotton, 50g each x3 Flax roving, 25g each

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Elka

with Craft Courses since 2018

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Ellie Fisher is a textile designer with a foundation in textiles from Winchester School of Art and a BA and MA from Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design. With over 15 years of weaving experience she is passionate about sharing her love of textiles.

This course is taught online

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Children
  • Wheelchair users
  • Hen dos
  • Father's Day
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • School holiday workshops & activities
  • Mother's Day
  • Intermediate level
  • Suitable for beginners
  • UK Holiday
  • Christmas
  • Overseas Holiday
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Easter
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