6 Hour Table Weaving Taster Day at Julia Davey in Bath: Saturday 2nd May 2020 (PLEASE BOOK THROUGH THE JULIA DAVEY WEBSITE, LINK IN DESCRIPTION)
Saturday 2nd May: 10am-4pm. Please book directly through the Julia Davey website, link below:
The course price includes 6 hours of guided tuition, use of the looms and all materials including yarns and a selection of fibres including organic cotton, bamboo, flax and hemp.
WHAT TO EXPECT
This workshop is suitable for complete beginners.
Designed for people that are curious about learning to weave on a table loom, it will teach you the basic principles and terminology of weaving and you will weave on on a four shaft Louët 'Erica' table loom that has been set up for you.
You will take home a series of woven samples that can be made into coasters or, if you prefer, one length of fabric.
Spaces are limited to ensure you receive as much guidance as you need.
You will have the opportunity to buy your loom and other pieces of equipment at the the end of the workshop if you wish to do so, for which you will be given a 10% discount.
WHAT TO BRING
I will provide hot drinks and biscuits all day but please do bring a pack lunch with you.
You will be provided with all the materials you will need for the workshop however if you have any material at home that you would like to experiment with then please feel free to bring them along.
Julia Davey, 20 Wells Way, Bear Flat, Bath, BA2 2AA
ABOUT YOUR TUTOR
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.