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. Come to the first class with your loom and a completed warping, for small looms, suggested size 24" x 36". You must be a graduate of the beginning class or have previous experience and have your own Navajo loom. Bring previously completed projects for instructor critique. This class commonly covers topics such as outlining design elements, use of turned or dovetail joins and side selvages.