Beginning & Advanced Classes
2017


CLASS ENROLLMENT REQUIREMENTS
Registration for all Guild classes is online, through EventBrite Find the EventBrite link with the information listing for each class. If you have a question or problem with registration, please contact the Education Chair via email, classes@weaversguildcincinnati.org, or leave a message in the Education voice mail box at 513.593.9442.
  • Registration two weeks before the scheduled date is required for all classes. Instructors need time to prepare and purchase materials for class. PLEASE NOTE: NO WALK-INS ALLOWED.
  • Payment in full is due at time of enrollment.
  • Refunds will be given if the class is not held or the date is changed.
  • Minimum enrollment for all classes is three (3) participants.
  • Maximum enrollment will vary with each class. Please note the maximum number of participants included in each class description.

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Classes by Date
03/07/2018Introduction to Inkle Weaving
03/24/2018Woven Wire Bracelet
04/21/2018Bobbin Lace for Beginners & Those Wanting to Know More


Weaving
Class Instructor Cost Description Date Status Eventbrite Link
Introduction to Inkle WeavingJanie Yates$70
members
$95
non members
$10 materials fee paid to instructor for fiber and handouts.
In they class you will learn all the basics needed to get you started weaving on an inkle loom. You will learn how to read an inkle weaving draft, how to make heddles, how to warp an inkle loom, how to start a weft and begin weaving, tips for good selvages, and how to finish a weft as well as other kernels of inkle weaving wisdom.
Bring your own inkle loom or rent one from the instructor for $15.
Class Limit: 6.
Wednesday, March 7, 2018, 9am-3pmFullRegister


Spinning
Class Instructor Cost Description Date Status Eventbrite Link


Dyeing
Class Instructor Cost Description Date Status Eventbrite Link


Felting
Class Instructor Cost Description Date Status Eventbrite Link


Knitting
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Other Techniques
Class Instructor Cost Description Date Status Eventbrite Link
Woven Wire BraceletAndrea Anderson$55 members
$80 non members

+ $10 materials fee payable to the instructor
Learn the basics of using wire to make your own jewelry. You will have the opportunity to make two different bracelets. The first will teach the basics of how to weave with wire, finish the bracelet, and add end caps. In the afternoon, we will get more creative. You can use one, two, or three colors of wire, add beads, and try different weaves to create your unique bracelet.
Ability Level: All.
Class Limit: 6.
Saturday, March 24, 2018, 9:30am-3pm.OpenRegister
Bobbin Lace for Beginners & Those Wanting to Know MoreMary Ellen Kramer$55 members
$80 non members

+ $10 materials fee payable to the instructor
You will learn to create two pieces of lace that demonstrate different styles of stitches, how to shape a design, and methods to improve your lace. To be discussed and practiced: Styles of pillow, How to make your own pillow, Bobbin winding, Patterns (Pricking), How to read patterns, Types of threads used, Stitch formation, Tensioning & the tools used.
Class Limit: 4
Saturday, April 21, 2018, 10am-3pmOpenRegister