San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
The second class with Molly George of Ghost and the Goodship in a three part weaving exploration. Material cost is included in the ticket price. We will be providing yarn and if you do not already have a loom there is a ticket option to walk away with a locally-sourced loom!
In this class students will learn advanced tapestry techniques. Students will learn to create horizontal lines, wavy lines, loops on their tapestry projects. As well as some exploration in shape creation. This class is for tapestry weavers who have taken a Tapestry Weaving I or a beginners class and know how to dress a loom, "tie off", and basic techniques.
There will be a part lll that will follow to continue to explore additional advanced techniques. Part III will be on December 5th 2-5pm.
Molly George is a Brooklyn, NY based textile artist that specializes in weaving that uses naturally dyed, vintage, and recycled yarns to promote sustainability and upcycling. Molly graduated from Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) in 2008 and moved to Brooklyn that same year. She has spent the past seven years working as an artist and participating in solo and group gallery shows. She enjoys teaching children arts and crafts and spent the past Spring-Summer 2015 working with the Textile Arts Center After School program and as a summer camp instructor. Molly owns her own one of a kind textile line, Ghost and the Goodship. When she's not working she can be found at her loom, crafting or experimenting with natural dyes.
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