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August 20-23, 2021

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This is a great beginner's course as well a good refresher for those with previous weaving experience. Dbl Width PW Shawl 123304 1Interested in keeping up with future weaving workshops? CLICK HERE!

Cost

$450
Price includes loom use and yarn, expert instruction, meals and lodging.

Schedule

Friday

  • 3:00 Check in
  • 4:00-5:30 Welcome
  • 5:30-6:30 Dinner
  • 7:00-9:00 Introduction, Overview of Workshop

 

Saturday-Sunday

  • 8:00-8:30 Breakfast
  • 8:30-12:00 Workshop
  • 12:00-1:00 Lunch
  • 1:00-5:30 Workshop
  • 5:30-6:30 Dinner
  • 6:30-8:00 Evening Activities/Relax/Socialize

 

Monday

  • 8:00-8:30 Breakfast
  • 8:30-11:00 Workshop
  • 11:00-12:00 Pack up
  • 12:00 Lunch & Departure

Workshop Information

  • Learn to weave cloth wider than your loom!
  • This is a double-width class for students with some shaft loom experience.
  • Weave a shawl or scarf, depending on experience level and loom type.
  • Begin with a naked loom, and learn to dress the loom for weaving.
  • Chose from two patterns: twill (8-shaft) or plain weave (any loom).
  • Unique offering uses three types of looms: 4-shaft, 8-shaft or rigid heddle.
  • Shaft looms available for sale or rental after class, if desired.
  • Small class size, for teens and adults.
  • Face coverings are required.

Refund Policy

Full:

Nonrefundable:

About the Instructor

Patricia Morton has been weaving for over 25 years. As a “workshop junkie”, she has studied at numerous seminars and weaving conferences. She exhibited her work with four New England guilds, prior to relocating to Appomattox, Virginia. Her work has been featured in Handwoven magazine. She sells her handwovens online. Patricia loves to spread her passion for weaving. She has introduced numerous adults and children to weaving. She is co-owner of Treeditions, a weaving, woodworking, and weaving tools company. Treeditions is also a Leclerc Looms dealer. To find out more about Patricia and her craft go to www.treeditions.com

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Additional Information

Rustic but comfortable, bunkstyle lodging is provided. Please bring your own linens, pillow and toiletries.

Meals are provided from Sunday dinner to Wednesday lunch. Please let us know of any dietary needs.

An information packet will be sent to you, upon registration completion.

Our Mission

Holiday Lake 4-H Educational Center's mission is to improve the quality of life through educating youth and adults in a natural setting.

Contact Us

Address:
1267 4-H Camp Road
Appomattox, VA 24522

Phone:
(434) 248-5444

Fax:
(434) 248-6749