Weaving with a rigid heddle loom – CANCELLED

NOTE: Cancelled due to the pandemic.
Course leader: Tuija Tekin, Taito Pohjois-Karjala ry
Languages: Finnish, English, Turkish
Participants: 6/course
Fee: 80€/person
Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm including a lunch break, separate courses

Learn how to use a rigid heddle loom. With this kind of loom, you can weave even on the jetty or the terrace of your summer house, whenever you feel you want to relax and enjoy creating with your own hands while savouring a beautiful and inspiring setting.
During this course, you will experience the joy of weaving while making a warm wool scarf of Finnish sheep´s wool. The scarf will be made during the course day. The size of the finished scarf will be approximately 45 x 250 cm. The colour of the warp is grey, the weaver can choose additional colours from available options.

Register here: Please note that registration is binding. Upon cancellation, you must present a medical certificate. The fee is to be paid in connection with your registration. You will receive an invoice by e-mail and your registration will be confirmed once the invoice has been paid.

The festival might be cancelled due to the current pandemic situation. If so, registration fees will be repaid unreservedly.