Textile Arts Classes & Workshops

Sewing

Please contact Catherine A. Mazur, Director of Education and Community Outreach at 978-441-0400 (x262) or at cmazur@athm.org for more information.


Crocheting

Please contact Catherine A. Mazur, Director of Education and Community Outreach at 978-441-0400 (x262) or at cmazur@athm.org for more information.


Embroidery

Please contact Catherine A. Mazur, Director of Education and Community Outreach at 978-441-0400 (x262) or at cmazur@athm.org for more information.


Knitting

Knitting Socks from the Top Down

Thursdays, October 9, 23, and November 13
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Cost: $70 for non-members, $60 for members
Instructor: Judith Durant

Learn how to knit basic socks that start from the top and finish at the toe. Students are asked to bring sock yarn and appropriate size double-point needles. Advance registration required. Mid-course registrations accepted.

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Lace Knitting

Tuesdays, October 14, 28, and November 11, 2014
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Cost: $70 for non-members, $60 for members
Instructor: Judith Durant

Learn to read charts and make the necessary stitches to work a sampler. How to add a lifeline to help if a mistake is made, work slip stitch edges for adding a knitted-on edging, and blocking will be covered. Students are ask to bring lace to fingering weight yarn and appropriate size needles. Basic knitting knowledge is helpful. Advance registration required. Mid-course registrations accepted.

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Knitting Socks from the Bottom Up

Thursdays, November 20, December 11 and 18, 2014
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Cost: $70 for non-members, $60 for members
Instructor: Judith Durant

Learn how to knit basic socks that start from the toe and finish at the cuff. Students are asked to bring sock yarn and appropriate size double-point needles. Advance registration required. Mid-course registrations accepted.

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Spinning

Please contact Catherine A. Mazur, Director of Education and Community Outreach at 978-441-0400 (x262) or at cmazur@athm.org for more information.


Weaving

Weaving for Adults: July

Sundays, July 6, 13, 20, 27, 2014
1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Cost: $160 non-members, $140 members
Instructor: Barbara Provest

This four-week class in floor-loom weaving is designed for new weavers or those who want to brush up on their weaving skills. Table looms will be provided for those who wish to learn on the Dorothy Looms. Advance registration required. Mid-course registrations accepted.

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Weaving for Adults: August

Sundays, August 3, 10, 17, 24 , 2014
1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Cost: $160 non-members, $140 members
Instructor: Barbara Provest

This four-week class in floor-loom weaving is designed for new weavers or those who want to brush up on their weaving skills. Table looms will be provided for those who wish to learn on the Dorothy Looms. Advance registration required. Mid-course registrations accepted.

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Belt Weaving on an Inkle Loom

Sunday, August 17, 2014
10:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Cost: $50 for non-members, $30 for members

Create a beautiful woven belt while learning to use an Inkle Loom.

Advance registration required.

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