Learn the basic techniques of this wonderful Southwestern craft. You will learn to warp a Navajo loom, the basic weaving techniques: stripes, Coal Mine weave, Crystal weave, diagonals, and how to finish a Navajo rug. Looms are provided.* No experience is necessary. Pick up materials list.
This is an instructor assisted independent study class for the intermediate to advanced student in Navajo weaving. Weave a Two-faced, Twill rug, or your own design. Come to class with your loom already warped.
Learn about Navajo style weaving in a small format that you can take anywhere. You can work on a small loom made from art store stretcher bars or a picture frame. You'll do everything that is done in the beginner classes, but you'll do it in a smaller format. This class is an excellent introduction to Navajo techniques.