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Weave and Sew a Tote Bag

October 22, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm CDT

Create Warps
Tuesday October 22, 6:30 p.m., Cooper House.
Divide yarn for the warps. Wind some warps, especially those which will be dyed. Learn how to create a warp.

Start at the beginning to Weave and Sew a Tote Bag. Go through all the steps: plan the project, create the warp, space dye the yarn if desired, dress the loom, weave and create your own tote bag. This workshop is for novice and advanced crafters. Knowledge of weaving and sewing is not required. We’ll teach you the basics.

Each person will weave 2-3 yards of cotton cloth which is enough to make 1-2 tote bags depending on your size preference. Make one large bag or 2 smaller ones. These tote bags make great reusable grocery haulers or craft storage bags. Give them as handmade gifts. You have the option of weaving on your own loom (floor, table or rigid heddle) or borrowing a loom for a small fee.

See the flyer attached for details. Weave a Tote Bagpub


October 22, 2019
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm CDT