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Introduction to Frame Loom Weaving

Learn to weave in this beginner's course as you deepen your understanding of hand weaving's relevance in relation to material production, fine art, and craft. Explore traditional tapestry approaches such as interlocking, inlay, and shape-building alongside basket weave, twill, soumack, pile, rya, and twining techniques. Virtual visits to the Art Institute of Chicago and presentations on contemporary handweavers supplement this studio experience. No experience is necessary.

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$625.00
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Class meeting time 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Class meeting days Wednesday
Building and room Online
Course number 2441
Course instructor Emily Breidenbach