3.3.13 :: 12:30 - 3:30pm
Busy-Being | 1601 E. 5th St. Ste.102 | Austin TX
Beginning Weaving: Build Your Own Frame Loom!
$20 Day of
This workshop will focus on the basic element of tapestry weaving. We will begin by discussing color fundamentals, materials, terminology, parts of the loom, and view samples / inspiration from working weavers. Then, we will begin building our own looms and learn to weave!
Kate de Para is an educator and material enthusiast working in weaving, papermaking, and textile design. She owns and operates her clothing line, Evens, out of Houston, TX, where she also works as a professor of Textile Science and Textile Design. She recently earned her MFA in Fibers from the Savannah College of Art and Design.