WGGB Weaving School*
Spring 2017 Classes
*Online registration is now open! (click 'Register' and then 'Adult' and then "370 Weaving" at the bottom of the following pages).
Overshot is a versatile weave structure that can be traditional or contemporary. Woven with 2 shuttles, there is a pattern weft and a tabby weft.
Students will discover the versatility of Overshot through experimentation with a variety of wefts and treadlings. A finished project will also be planned and woven.
Bring your own loom or rent a Wolf Pup with an additional $75 deposit.
Sun, May 13,
Sat & Sun, May 20 & 21 - 10am-4pm
Sun, June 4 – 10am-1pm
Maximum class size: 8
Location: Hillcrest Elementary School
Skill level: Step-Up
Instructor: Nancy Charamella
Download registration form (.pdf)
Skill Level Requirements:
Novice – No previous weaving experience
Step-Up – Completed a Beginning Weaving
class and understands concepts of reading
a draft, warping and weaving. Classes
designed to extend skills of beginning
Step-Out – Completed a Beginning
Weaving class and is able to independently
plan a project, warp a loom and weave.
Classes designed to expand knowledge of
weave structures and techniques.
All classes are held at Hillcrest Elementary School, 1500 Frederick Rd., Catonsville, Md. The classes are sponsored by the Weavers Guild of Greater Baltimore in cooperation with the Catonsville Recreation and Parks Council and the Baltimore County Department of Recreation and Parks. For more information, please email email@example.com
Payment & Cancellation Policy
* In addition to the course fee, a $75.00 security deposit for the loom and equipment will be collected at the first class and returned at the end upon receipt of all lent items.
Payment in full is required at time of registration.
Half the cost of the class is a non-refundable deposit.
If a student cancels their registration two weeks
or more before the class begins, one-half the
cost of the class will be forfeited. Anything paid
above that amount will be refunded in full.
If a student cancels less than two weeks before
the class begins, there will be no refund.
If a class is cancelled due to insufficient
enrollment, students will be notified eight days
before the class is due to begin and any
payments will be refunded in full.
If advertised dates of classes change due to availability of space through Catonsville Parks and Rec, registration fees will be refunded in full.
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