Ruben Marroquin shows his guests all of the functions of the Rigid Heddle Loom in addition to the basics of plain weave, hand-weaving techniques, and color patterns. Thereafter, participants begin to work independently from selected fabrics and yarn of their choice. Ruben and his assistant will be on hand for help and further instruction. This workshop includes all necessary materials and equipment including; customized and prepped looms with warp to create a soft, beautiful woven sample and well-balanced fabric.
Supplies:CAW will provide yarns and fabrics such as alpaca, linen, cotton, cashmere, wool, bamboo, camelhair, and more. Table-top rigid heddle loom available to use in studio. Equipment available for purchase.
Creative Arts Workshop