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 In this dyeing and weaving workshop, we will have lots of spontaneous fun painting warps with fiber reactive dyes, after the loom is warped. This wonderful technique allows weavers to work with color and pattern in a loose, free, expressive way, creating large-scale abstract forms that move expressively on the warp. We will paint enough warp to explore the possibilities of the technique, and for l or 2 scarves. The workshop is open to those new to the process as well as those who have some experience in the previous workshop. Those who took the workshop previously have the opportunity to explore new techniques, including painting borders, stenciling and stamping.

 

Students will need to come with a loom pre-warped; warping instructions will be sent in May 2024.

 

Saturday and Sunday, June 22 and 23, 2024; 10 AM – 5 PM

Instructor: Sarah Saulson

 

Cost: $230.00 credit card including dyes

         $220.00 check including dyes

 

Students pay for yarn

 

Minimum 6 students; maximum 10 students.

Freedom of Expression: Painting Warps on Loom - 1 Spot Left!

$230.00Price
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  • Sarah Saulson has been weaving since childhood.  She attended Wellesley College and the Syracuse University School of Art.   For many years she had a production weaving business, selling her hand-dyed, handwoven fashion accessories throughout the Northeast.  She has been an active teacher to guilds and conferences for many years, and taught weaving and textiles in the School of Art and Design at Syracuse University.  Now Sarah is happily based in Providence, Rhode Island and maintains a studio at Hope Artiste Village in Pawtucket, where she can often be found working on custom-designed Jewish Prayer Shawls.   Learn more about Sarah at www.sarahsaulson.com.

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