Basic weaving on the shaft loom
A course for learning the basics of weaving and how to weave ‘samplers’ on pre-prepared 4-to-8 heddle looms, to manage tensioning, shrinkage and shuttles, to repair broken threads and defects in the weave, to create impeccable selvedges.

September 16 to 20, 2019

course length: 18 hours

MON-THU from 10am to 1 pm

FRI from 10am to 1pm and from 2pm to 5pm

( workroom available from Monday to Thursday from 2pm to 5pm)

total cost: 360 €

A course for learning the basics of weaving and how to weave ‘samplers’ on pre-prepared 4-to-8 heddle looms, to manage tensioning, shrinkage and shuttles, to repair broken threads and defects in the weave, to create impeccable selvedges.

Comparisons of the results obtained and the corresponding effects produced on industrial looms and at different reductions.

Having selected and purchased the materials they prefer; the students will have to opportunity to weave their own projects – runners or other items – on the hand-operated loom. 

How to enroll for Basic weaving on the shaft loom

You can book now this course. The course will take place once it has reached the required amount of particpiants. Book now and you will be notified soon!
1. Send the application form
Please fill out the registration form and send it back to us via email to didat@fondazionelisio.org.
2. Pay the deposit
After sending the enrollment form, you can choose to pay the deposit or directly the whole fee, using the same email address.
€70,00
taxes incl.
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