Name of Class: Discover Rigid Heddle Weaving
Instructor: Allison Teeples
Date: March 16, 2024
Maximum number of students: 5
Location: Boarding House, Historic Johnson Farm on Haywood Road, Hendersonville, NC
Prerequisites: no experience necessary - beginners
Class Description: Do you want to try a new craft? Are you interested in rigid heddle weaving, but not sure where to start? Come sit in front of a pre-warped rigid heddle loom
and take a weaving test drive! This short 3hr course is designed to give participants an opportunity to use a rigid heddle loom that is ready to start weaving on when you arrive at
class. Learn about warp and weft, parts of the loom, and how to perform some basic weaving techniques – all while completing a small project that you can take home with you.
Fee: $30 for HWFA members (must have completed orientation at the time of registration) or $40 for non-members, payable by check, cash or credit card to HWFA.
Materials fee: $10
Supplies brought by student:
Materials provided by instructor or HWFA: Schacht Rigid Heddle loom and warping materials
To secure your seat in the class, send registration form with check to:
Heritage Weavers and Fiber Artists (HWFA), 3346 Haywood Road, Hendersonville, NC 28791
OR drop cash, check or credit card by the Boarding House Monday through Friday 10 am - 3pm.
Also be sure to include the Class Sign-Up Form found by clicking here