Frame Loom Weaving with Allyce Wood

Frame Loom Weaving with Allyce Wood

06 Nov
  • [PAST] November 6th, 2022
  • 1-4pm
  • 2655 NW Market Street, Seattle, WA Seattle
  • Workshop
  • National Nordic Museum
  • https://tickets.nordicmuseum.org/events/1d1ae917-0f11-3a6d-b613-e8e20bf1ca89
  • More info

Learn the basics of pictorial weaving through the use of humble materials and step-by-step instruction. A common picture frame, with glass and backing removed, becomes the ultimate structure with which to create upon—wound with cotton thread, and laced with a variety of yarns, this process can yield endless possibilities!

In this class, visual artist Allyce Wood demonstrates the principles of a loom, the terms of weaving, and how to utilize color. We discuss concepts of tension and thread patterns, elements that contribute to a polished, lasting artwork. Wood demonstrates techniques in person and also offers guidance as you create your own piece. Bring your creative spirit and unique perspective—together we use a variety of techniques to create one-of-a-kind designs, building motifs thread by thread. Your registration includes a materials fee of $12. The materials kit includes:

- 8x10 frame for your loom
- Yarn in multiple colors
- Tapestry needle

Learn more about Allyce Wood and her artwork on her website (https://allycewood.com/) and follow her on Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/a11yce/?hl=en).

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