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Here is a list of British Tapestry Group Full Members who offer one to one tuition or workshops.
Please note that the tuition offered has not been independently assessed or verified by BTG. Please contact members offering tuition directly.
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No face to face teaching due to the pandemic. One to one zoom tutorials by arrangement. Contact me by email for more details
I teach beginners, improvers, those wishing to learn design, shaped weaving and textural effects, including Tree Weaving. Regular classes and tutorials. One-to-one and small groups by appointment.
I offer one- to -one basic instruction in weaving tapestry and other textile techniques at my home studio by appointment. Please contact me for further information.
I run a monthly Saturday weaving class for all levels from my studio in Angmering. All other courses are on my website.the year. I also run weaving , dyeing and textile courses from 1 to 5 days.
I teach beginners and those who want to develop their skills in tapestry weaving through exploring techniques, use of colour and design. Learn how to set up, weave a variety of techniques for shapes, shading and diagonals. The classes are small so students have a lot of individual help and encouragement. My life by the sea inspires my work and students can learn how to include beach finds such as shells in their work.
Hilary Charlesworth is a tapestry weaver with over 35 years of experience in weaving and teaching. She is the author of "Painting with Yarns", an introduction to woven tapestry. Courses are suitable for beginners and improvers and details can be found on www.totallytextiles.co.uk or by phoning Hilary on 01730 817191.
Day classes for all abilities on Fridays 9.30 - 12 noon and 1.30 to 4pm. Individual Tuition by arrangement all year round.
Joan Eytle Kendall
Soulweaving days - for those who want to develop skills in tapestry weaving, try a range of techniques, and experience the therapeutic benefits of weaving, through exploring colour and texture. Beginners and improvers. From 1-3 people in a group.
Ali Lou Field
I run full day organic textured weaving workshops in my studio for up to 3 people at a time – more information and available dates can be found at www.rosewoodandmoss.co.uk/workshops.
I can also run 2 hour ‘learn to weave’ activity sessions for more people in a venue of your choice, on request – contact me for more details.
I offer tapestry weaving sessions to small groups and individuals, from beginners and taster classes, to specific techniques for improvers. I regularly
run sessions in South London, as well as partnering with established art centres.
Weaving workshops in my studio for individuals or up to 4 people. Using frames nailed top and bottom for warping, explore colour blending possibilities and creating designs in a relaxed, informal atmosphere.
I give one to one teaching to students of all levels in my Studio in Woolwich, London.
I also teach Tapestry at Morley College Waterloo London.
Tapestry Weaving, Felt Making, Dyeing and Spinning
Matty leads tapestry weaving courses for various abilities at Cambridge Art Makers, Linton Cambs. These include one-day courses on different weaving techniques and 5 week courses supporting participants with weaving projects
The Many Faces of Soumak is a comprehensive online course with “forever” access. The 6 modules are Single Oriental Soumak, Vertical Soumak, Double Soumak, More Double Soumak Variations, Knots, and Advanced Variations. The course is open for immediate enrolment with no start and end date.
For more information and to enrol: https://www.kennitatully.com/online-soumak-tapestry-course
Elements: Art Through Tapestry
Design your next tapestry with confidence! With a focus on art, this online course explores one element at a time to include the 7 Elements in Art: Shape, Line, Value, Color, Texture, Form, and Space and how they relate to tapestry. Principles of Art will also be discussed as they relate to the element. Open now, ongoing registration.
Read more about it at https://www.kennitatully.com/tapestry-journeys/elements-art-through-tapestry.
I run workshops and ‘Back to Basics’ tapestry weaving sessions here on the Cumbria / Yorkshire Dales border, both through Farfield Mill (https://www.farfieldmill.org) and privately. Sessions are suitable for beginners and those wishing to improve their skills. All equipment can be provided.
Through Nearly Wild Weaving, we also run online peer-to-peer Tapestry Together and Troubleshooting Tapestry sessions, looking at specific aspects of tapestry weaving, alongside Tapestry: In Conversation where we talk to fellow tapestry weavers. In our Nearly Wild Weaving Experiences, join us to weave outdoors (weather permitting!), being inspired by your surroundings. We also run a range of workshops - see our website for further details. Collaborative projects are also welcomed.