Online Fibers Classes

WEAVING CRASH COURSE

Instructor: Jennifer Peavey

Get wrapped up in weaving with this quick introductory crash course! Students will learn to create and use a cardboard loom for making small, portable projects! This class is perfect for any on the go crafter!  The Crafts Center will provide scrap yarn** and will send instructions on when and where to pick up your kit (local pickup only).

Students are responsible for providing the following supplies:

  • Cardboard
  • Large eyed yarn needle
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Pencil or pen

**If you don’t want to use the scrap yarn provided then you will need to provide your own yarn:

  • Warp yarn: a strong cotton or nylon – anything but cardboard colored!
  • Weft yarn: a synthetic like acrylic or polyester – lots of colors

Monday, September 28: 6:00 – 8:00 pm   

Skill Level: Beginner

Prerequisites: None

Class fees:     NC State Students – $15   Public – $25      Register for this class»

 

WEAVING ON THE GO!

Instructor: Jennifer Peavey

Ever wanted to be able to create no matter where you are, with what is readily on hand? Come and learn how to make a loom from cardboard, so you can weave just about anything you want, in any shape that you want, anywhere you want! We will start with a patch to learn the basics with scrap yarns** that you could add to your jeans, a backpack or a ball cap. With that, we will set you up to start a project of your own – another piece of fabric or make a functional bag.

Students are responsible for providing their own supplies**:

  • Cardboard
  • Warp yarn: a strong cotton or nylon – anything but cardboard colored!
  • Weft yarn: a synthetic like acrylic or polyester – lots of colors
  • Large eyed yarn needle
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Pencil or pen

** The Crafts Center will provide scrap yarn and. will send instructions on when and where to pick up your kit (local pickup only).

Sundays [3 weeks] October 4 – 18: 1:00 – 3:00 pm   

Skill Level: Beginner

Prerequisites: None

Class fees:     NC State Students – $20     Public – $40      Register for this class»

 


Register for classes

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Cancellations

Most of our classes fill quickly so there is often a wait list. Late notice cancellations require considerable processing and labor to try and fill the reserved seat. Therefore, cancellations under 10 days are not able to be refunded unless we can fill the space.
• If cancellation occurs 10 or more days prior to the start of a class, a 75% refund of payment will be issued; 25% of payment is assessed for processing charge.
• If cancellation occurs less than 10 days prior to the start of a class, a refund cannot be issued unless the space can be filled. If the space is able to be filled, a 50% refund of  payment will be issued.
If you find you need to cancel out of a class you have registered for, you must drop the class via Reporter», our new online registration system

Cancellation requests will not be accepted at the main desk or via phone or email.

Absences

To receive an optimal experience and get the most out of the class, attendance is important as there are no provisions for make-up sessions for missed classes.

Wait Lists

Names are accepted on waiting lists via Reporter» after a class is full until the day the class begins.  Wait lists are only valid for the current semester’s class – wait lists are not carried over to the next semester.