Sunday, September 15 10am - 4pm
Instructor: Deborah Jarchow
Clasped Warp Scarf
Class Level: Advanced Beginner
Description: You may have tried clasped weft as a design, but clasped warp can add extra interest to your woven pieces! Learn to make a stunning scarf in clasped warp method on a rigid heddle loom. See how using two different warp yarns can create beautiful color play in the fabric. If you’ve taken beginning rigid heddle weaving, enhance your skills. This type of weaving is portable, easy and fun!
Supplies to bring: 10 - 15 yards waste yarn (acrylic worsted weight works well), scissors, tapestry needle, 2 brown paper grocery bags, tube from inside a paper towel roll. You will need a rigid heddle loom with at least 8” weaving width, 7.5 or 8 dent reed, warping peg, clamps, and a sley/threading hook.
Supplies to purchase at Wildfiber Studio: 150 - 200 yards each of 2 contrasting colors of a smooth, solid color lace to dk weight yarn for the warp. The warp yarns should be smooth, non-hairy, strong enough not to break and at least 2 ply (no singles). You will also need 200 yards of lace or fingering weight yarn.
Supplies provided in class: We will have Cricket Looms available for everyone but bring your own loom (with all accessories) if you have one. You may want to rent the class loom to take home with you in order to finish your project.
Get a 10% discount on the Cricket Loom when you purchase one from us. Please call us at (310) 458-2748 for details.
Class Fee: $125 plus materials.
Early Bird Enrollment. Save $25 if you sign-up before August 1.