Workshop - Exploring Warp and Weft: 3D Tapestry

Experiment with a range of techniques creating 3D tapestry

21 Oct - 22 Oct 2023


Organised by:
Fiona Hutchison fionahutchison.co.uk
Adult £215 Learn More
WASP studio Patriothall
WASPS Patriothall Studio 114
1D Patriothall
Off Hamilton Place

Tapestry weaving is very versatile medium, and the warps and weft can be manipulated to create exciting and challenging possibilities. During this workshop you will have the opportunity to experiment with a range of techniques to creating 3D tapestry, by adding extra warps, pushing, pulling and distorting the warp and weft.

Working in a professional tapestry artist studio you will have access to a range of materials and equipment and will learn to

  • Set up simple frame loom using a continuous warp.
  • Pulled warp technique.
  • Work with open weave and exposed warps.
  • Adding extra/supplementary warps.
  • Shaping tapestry
  • Working with traditional and unusual materials
  • Level: Beginners and developing weavers

The course is suitable for beginners and advanced weavers.

Weekend Studio Workshops £215. Workshop fees include all materials, tea and coffee (please bring lunch) and the used of all equipment. A weaving frame and bobbin will be provided for your use. If you wish to continue weaving you can purchase the weaving kit (frame, bobbin and portfolio bag for £35).

Workshops run from 10am – 4pm. in my studio at WASPS, Studio 114, Patriothall, Stockbridge, Edinburgh EH3 5AY

To book contact me at fiona@fionahutchison.co.uk or mob. 07877457332

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