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Inspired by Tradition: Kente Cloth Weaving
Weaving
October 21-26, 2012 (Sunday-Friday Session)
Instructor: Linda Weghorst
Tuition: $508.00
Working on a floor loom, make vibrant strips of cloth using Kente (Akan) traditions as inspiration. Gain
an introduction to basic techniques of plain weave, basket weave, and supplemental wefts (inlay) as you create stripes, checkerboards, figurative designs, and tapestry patterns to combine into vividly-colored strips. Finishing and using this remarkable cloth will be covered. All levels welcome.
Other Classes This Week
Wet Felt & Needle Felting - Felt Making
Fly Fishing in the Mountains - Nature Studies
Learn to Play a Dobro - Music
Nature Writing: Exploring the Natural World - Nature Studies, Writing
Shaker Boxes - Woodworking
Sing Behind the Lathe - Woodturning
Field Guide to Your Creativity - Mixed Media, Surface Design
Woven Chair Seats - Chair Seats
Foundations: Knowledge and Skills for Success - Calligraphy
Blacksmithing Fundamentals - Blacksmithing
Dazzling Dichroic Glass - Glass
Introduction to Soft Leatherworking - Leather
Fall Painting for Fun - Painting
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