Navajo Weaving Workshop-October 1-3, 2016

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tapestryNavajo Weaving Workshop:  Barbara Teller Ornelas and Lynda Teller Pete are fifth generation Master Navajo Weavers.  Sisters, Barbara and Lynda will share personal stories and experiences, allowing participants to gain fascinating insights into the world of Navajo weaving.

In this 3 day workshop students will work on a pre-warped Navajo Upright Loom (which will be available for sale) and will learn the basics of Navajo weaving and design while making a small (10” x 12”) rug.  Wool for the weft will need to be purchased in the shop at the time of the workshop.

The workshop will be held at Grandma’s Spinning Wheel, 6544 E. Tanque Verde Rd., Suite 150, Tucson, AZ on Sat., Oct. 1-Mon., Oct. 3.  Time:  10:00-5:00.  Cost is $375.00, which includes use of the looms, which will be supplied with warp already prepared and all necessary weaving tools, which will be available for purchase.  The class will be limited to 10 students, so reserve your space soon.

For more information contact:

Grandma’s Spinning Wheel
Vicky and Michael Konecky
6544 E. Tanque Verde #150
Tucson, AZ. 85715
520-290-3738 www.grandmasspinningwheel.com