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    Fun February Classes

    Mönster Parti We introduced this new class in February and what an interesting and challenging course it was. Daily theory lessons focused on analyzing profile drafts and profile tie-ups and how changing the profile tie-up can produce endless design variations. These lessons were then applied at the looms on a variety of woven structures.

    Vävstuga Basics We ended the month with another wonderful Basics class with its usual camaraderie, in-depth learning, and lots of weaving. Projects include cottolin and tow linen towels, cotton and cottolin table squares, line linen 8-shaft damask, and yummy Tuna wool blankets.

    Feeling spontaneous? We have one spot in Basics next week, March 9-13!

    We also have two spots open in our April 20-24 class and room in our July 13-17 and August 10-14 class weeks.

    The Vävstuga Band Loom is ready!

    The Vävstuga band loom fills a niche for those who want to weave plain bands and pick-up bands efficiently and comfortably on a little floor loom. The inkle shedding system spreads out the warp threads to facilitate weaving ornate pick-up patterns.

    Vävstuga Band Loom Class August 3-7

    To experience all the variety of things you can weave on the Vävstuga band loom you should come to this class! From plain weave bands to Mora style bands, to fancy pick-up patterns, this little loom can do it all.

    More Weaving Opportunities

    Drawloom ABC March 31-April 3

    Are you interested in trying your hand at Drawloom weaving? Come weave the gorgeous Opphämta structure in the Drawloom ABC class, March 31-April 3 or October 27-30. You can also choose to weave one of the Farmhouse Projects or Favorites Projects during these class weeks!

    Sagas & Fluff June 22-26

    Perhaps you would like to explore uncommon weft-faced structures. Join us for Sagas & Fluff, June 22-26.

    Basket Weaving Saturday, June 13th

    There are also a few spaces left in the June 13th Basket Weaving class with the delightful and award winning basket maker Wendy Jensen.

    Join us at Vävstuga for a great class, visit our store (Tues–Fri 9–3) or our web store any time, and check out our Facebook page and Ravelry group.

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