Sámi Bandweaving workshop (2 day workshop) | University of Oxford

Sámi Bandweaving workshop (2 day workshop)

Speaker
Susan Foulkes
Event date
22 Sep 2018 to 23 Sep 2018
Event time
10:00 - 16:30
Venue
Pitt Rivers Museum
South Parks Road
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 3PP
Event type
Courses and workshops
Event cost
£185
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

Learn how to weave patterned Sámi bands using a double slotted heddle and backstop with Susan Foulkes, designer/weaver, author and Durham Weaver blogger. The course will take place over 2 days and will include an exclusive behind the scenes tour of the Conservation Lab, looking at band weaving artefacts in the Museum. Included in the costs are booklets of patterns, threads, a ready prepared 9 pattern slot heddle and shuttle and a sandwich lunch on both days. Suitable for beginners or more experienced weavers wanting to extend their skills. Limited numbers.