Exploring Woven Bands

September 13 - September 15, 2024

Exploring Woven Bands

$610.00

Details Fee Breakdown:
Tuition: $540
Material Fee: $70

Participants will explore the basics of band weaving in this beginner’s workshop. Over the three days, we will delve into different tools and methods to create colorful woven bands. We will cover project planning, warping, set-up, and weaving with or without a loom. You will leave this class with a weaving kit with a shuttle, rigid heddle, weaving cards, and the knowledge to complete your projects at home!

Workshops run from 9:00am to 5:00pm each day
Lunch is included for all participants

Level: Beginner and Beyond
Workshop Levels

Definitions of Skill Levels for Workshops

  • Beginner and Beyond: Introductory level course that presents basic knowledge of tools, materials and techniques and is geared towards first timers or those who want to improve and expand their technique. It takes time to build skills.
  • Advanced Beginner and Beyond: Instruction that assumes some familiarity with tools, materials and equipment. Includes reviews and builds on basic skill sets, allows for those with more experience to work at their own pace. Further development of fundamentals, participants have had at least one class or equivalent with professional instruction.
  • Intermediate: Course content that assumes a working knowledge of basic studio tools, materials and equipment necessary to accomplish the projects and techniques to be explored. Participants feel comfortable in the studio setting.
  • Intermediate to Advanced: Course content that requires a proficient working knowledge of studio tools, materials and equipment necessary to accomplish the projects and techniques to be explored in class.
  • Advanced: Assumes proficiency and advanced working knowledge of materials and studio tools and equipment so that the focus is on artistic narrative and/or technical development.
Ages: Adult

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ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR

Frances Collier Singh

Frances Collier Singh is a fiber artist based in Sandyston, NJ. Along with her studio practice she owns and operates Collier Singh Textiles, LLC, a small textile production company making custom knitwear and handwoven textiles for artist studios. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Fiber Arts from the University of North Texas in Denton, TX and has studied textiles in Japan and India.

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