Janet Dorow is the instructor. Cost includes a 12″x18″ copper pipe loom. Weft should be purchased in our shoppe: expect a minimum of $5. This 3-day workshop is designed for beginners and for those needing a refresher in techniques. In this small group workshop, learn the basics of tapestry. Learn how to warp the loom, then weave stripes, meet and separate, weave geometric shapes like triangles and rectangles, create smooth curves, and add colors. a full-color handout is included. Materials purchased from school shoppe. Maximum: 5 students.
About the Instructor:
Janet Dorow is a prolific tapestry artist, creating many of her designs from wildflowers and natural scenery. She admits to a secret interest in combining her love of plants with her interest in tapestry. She wants to more fully explore tapestry and continue to enjoy the learning process, which she does while teaching others to weave.
Janet has been teaching the beginning workshops for several years. She is an active volunteer at our school and is a member of the Willamette Tapestry Artists. She has shown her work in unjuried exhibits with the American Tapestry Alliance.