Inkle Loom Weaving Introduction
'Inkle' is the Old English word for a linen band or drawstring, hence an inkle loom is a loom on which these were made." The word "inkle" has been in use in the English language for over 400 years, and even is mentioned in a few Shakespearean plays.
Students may be interested in registering for Inkle Loom Weaving Continuation, offered the following day, for additional practice and new skills.
DatesSat, Feb 18, 2017 Course Full - Please call for wait list
$75.00 per student (Early-bird rate)
* The Feb 18, 2017 course is part of the Northern Fiber Retreat event
All required tools/materials are provided by your instructor and North House and will be available once the course begins.
Once registered, students will receive a confirmation packet in the mail that may offer additional optional tool recommendations and suggested reading.
Traudi has been weaving and creating textile projects for over 30 years. Her prime interest is in passing along the history and joy of making fiber art. Traudi studied weaving, spinning, and dyeing at the Weaver's Guild of Minnesota, The Weaving School and Sievers School of Fiber Arts. She currently teaches weaving and dyeing at the Minnetonka Center for the Arts and has been a workshop presenter for the last 25 years at the MN Federation of Weavers conferences.
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