9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Learn to rug twine with Fiber Artist ann wichmann!
Tuesday, august 27, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Adults & Teens 13+ $55.00 All materials included. No experience necessary.
Deadline for payment/registration: August 20th
Fiber artist Ann Wichmann is back to teach the traditional fine craft of rug twining. Students will learn twining, which is a simple weaving technique using recycled fibers. A small sized placement/table mat will be made in class. Each student will receive a frame to keep, along with warming material and over-dyed cotton flannel for twining. Students will learn about twining materials, how to prepare them, how to warp, twine and what can be made using this weaving technique.
Ann lives in Eagle River, WI and is an accomplished artist in all things fiber, including; sewing, rug hooking, knitting and needle punch. Wichmann has been twining for the last 12 years. Examples of Ann’s fiber art can be seen at Artistree Gallery Cooperative in Land O’ Lakes, WI.
Supplies to bring to class:
A sharp scissors to cut fabric
Deadline for payment/registration: August 20
No refunds will be given after deadline.