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BASIC WEAVING LECTURE SERIES

In order to qualify as a TWILL WEAVER the three lectures below are required.
The cost is $30.00 ($25.00) per lecture. Advanced reservations are required.
Please bring your learning packet notebook with you. Notes will be provided if you do not have a learning packet.


Weaving Theory/Lecture Topic Schedule
Steps in Winding a Warp: lecture and demonstration Saturday, September 30   -   10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Steps in Threading a Loom Front to Back:
lecture and demonstration
Saturday, October 7   -   10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Drafting/Drawdowns Saturday, October 14   -   10:30 am - 1:30 pm

FIBERWORKS DEMO/HELP

Cost: $30.00 ($25.00)
Advanced registration is required. Choose one time.

Using Fiberworks PCW - watch a demonstration and
bring your questions and your laptop with Fiberworks
if you own it.
Thursday, October 12   -   10:30 am - 1:30 pm
OR 6:00 - 9:00 pm

THE FALL THEORY SERIES (September, October, November)

This series will concentrate on the three basic/simple weaves: Plain Weave, Twill and Satin.
These three weaves make up the basis for all the other weaves and will become the basis for the other Theory topics.

Cost: $85.00 ($75.00) for the series for weavers who have paid for Option #1, #2 or #3:
$125.00 ($120.00) for others.
Advanced registration is required.
A minimum of 4 students is needed for a session to run.

Weaving Theory/Lecture Topic Schedule - choose one time per topic
Plain Weave and Variations Tuesday, September 26   -   10:30 am - 1:30 pm OR 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Twills Tuesday, October 24   -   10:30 am - 1:30 pm OR 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Satin Tuesday, November 28   -   10:30 am - 1:30 pm OR 6:00 - 9:00 pm

NOTE: During lecture/theory times I am not available for assistance.


For those students who have taken the above three lectures and can read and write draft/drawdowns
by hand - have a full understanding of drafting.
They may continue their study of weave structures and the
following courses. The Profile Lecture must be taken before the other lectures.
More in depth structures using profile drafts will continue in 2018.

Cost: $85.00 ($75.00) for the series for weavers who have paid for Option #1, #2 or #3:
$125.00 ($120.00) for others.
Advanced registration is required.
A minimum of 3 students is needed for a session to run.

Weaving Theory/Lecture Topic Schedule - choose one time per topic
Understanding Profile Drafts Thursday, October 5   -   10:30 am - 1:30 pm OR 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Lace Weaves - explore the difference
between the different lace weaves
Thursday,November 2   -   10:30 am - 1:30 pm OR 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Summer and Winter Thursday, December 7   -   10:30 am - 1:30 pm OR 6:00 - 9:00 pm

NOTE: During lecture/theory times I am not available for assistance.

2017 Weaving Theory Lecture Series Registration Form


Page updated 20 August 2017