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Beginning Weaving!

  • Studio Fleur 2706 North Sawyer Avenue Chicago, IL, 60647 United States (map)
Weaving Workshop at Fleur Inc

Looking for a fun and relaxing new way to create a unique fiber piece for your walls? 

Come and learn how to weave on a frame loom with Gather Handwoven at Fleur! 

Date: Saturday, April 6th 2019
Time: 11-2pm
Venue: Studio Fleur
2706 N Sawyer
Chicago, IL 60647

In this 3 hour workshop, you will learn all of the basics to begin your weaving adventure and create your own wall hanging. This won't be enough time to finish your piece, but you will leave confident to finish at home with plenty of supplies and guidance. We will cover basic weaving techniques, shape building, and compositional strategies. 

You will take home a handmade wooden frame loom, two shuttles, a weaving sword, tapestry needle, scissors, rod for finishing, weaving booklet zine, and yarn in a curated palette; all in an exclusive Fleur Workshop tote bag! 

Sign up HERE

The class size limit is 12 and spots do fill up quickly, so act fast if you would like to sign up with a friend.  

Light snacks and beverages will be served. Please don't hesitate to convo me with any questions. 

Please note that the class will be held in our Studio Space at 2706 N Sawyer, just down the street from our retail boutique (2651 N Milwaukee Ave). If you have questions about where it is, you can stop in the storefront and we'll point you in the right direction!