Weaving for Beginners

June 10 - June 12, 2022

Weaving for Beginners


Details Fee Breakdown:
Tuition: $455
Material Fee: $45

Have you always wanted to learn how to weave on a floor loom? Well this is the perfect opportunity! In this three-day intensive you will learn all of the basics and then some. Working on 4 shaft looms that have been pre-warped, we will explore concepts of color, pattern, and texture. Everyone will walk away from this workshop with the knowledge and skills to plan and execute weaving projects on their own.

*Workshops run from 9:00am to 5:00pm each day


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



Frances Collier Singh

Fran Collier Singh is a fiber artist based in picturesque 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 design houses and artist studios. Fran 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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