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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06/09/2017Beginning Rigid Heddle Weaving


Weaving
Class Instructor Cost Description Date Status Eventbrite Link
Beginning Rigid Heddle WeavingNancy Niemeyer$75 members
$100
non members

$5 Equipment Rental Fee only if renting a loom kit from the instructor
Rigid Heddle weaving is a great way to get started weaving in a simple way. Rigid heddle looms are inexpensive, portable and quick to warp. You will learn to direct warp a rigid heddle loom with easy to find knitting yarn, learn the basics of weaving, and create a beautiful plain weave scarf of 5 to 7 feet in just 6 hours. Loom kit rental from the teacher is an additional $5, payable at class. The loom rental includes all needed supplies other than your yarn. No previous weaving experience needed. Supplies: 2 balls of Lion Brand Tweed Stripes yarn which is available at Joann stores and online . More color options are available online than at stores. Buy two balls of the same color way.
OR
One (1) ball of James C. Brett Marble Chunky. (You will have enough left over to make another scarf or knit a hat.) Marble Chunky is available locally at Silk Road Textiles and many retailers online.
Class Limit: 5
Friday, June 9, 9:00am-3:30pmOpenRegister


Spinning
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Dyeing
Class Instructor Cost Description Date Status Eventbrite Link
Dyeing Wool the Easy WayPat Maley$65 members
$90 non members

Materials fee payable to the instructor.
Learn to dye wool fiber or yarn the easy way. We will dye using premixed dye so no chemistry is needed. Variegated and solid colors will be dyed. Colors can be mixed to get variations. Bring up to a pound of sliver, top, yarn, or fabric in small pieces or strips to dye. Materials to be dyed should be wool or other animal fibers only. There will be top available for purchase for those who don't have any. Bring your lunch; a refrigerator and microwave are available for use.
Class limit: 4.
Friday, January 13, 9:30am-3pmFullRegister


Felting
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Knitting
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Other Techniques
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