Introduction to weaving with Guida Fonseca
Teacher: Guida Fonseca
Saturday and Sunday, 1st and 2nd of July 2023 (the workshop is taught in TWO sessions)
Time: 9am-7pm, with a 1-hour lunch break
Interactive workshop of introduction to weaving, taught over two sessions (in person).
- Basics of weaving and how to work with a loom
- Essential prep
- Weaving design
- Weaving materials
- Starting projects
- Calculations for warp and weft
- Setting up the loom
- Making samples
- Finishing techniques
Requirements: participants must be over 14 years old. This workshop will be taught in Portuguese, but the teacher can give instructions in English and French if necessary.
Materials: all materials are included in the workshop fee. We ask participants to bring basic writing material for taking notes.
Withdrawals/refunds: the registration fee will be refunded to students who for some reason cannot participate in the workshop and communicate their withdrawal up to ten days before the workshop date.
Location: Rua Maria Andrade, 50A (Lisbon)