INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOPS

Note: Workshop instructors are listed alphabetically by country. You must contact the instructor directly for workshop availability. It is the responsibility of each instructor to respond to queries and maintain updated contact information and scheduling. The Weaving Kind does not guarantee workshop availability. 


AUSTRALIA

-NEW SOUTH WALES-

ELLIE BECK [PETALPLUM] // BYRON BAY

www.petalplum.com.au // petalplum@gmail.com

Ellie Beck, better known as Petalplum, guides you to find your own visual voice in your creative practice. Learn the fundamentals of loom weaving and how to develop a style that sings of your own personality. Using botanically dyed natural fibres, Ellie's classes and creative practice are based on finding an inner quiet to still your mind while making something thoughtfully beautiful. Natural & Botanical Dye and other fibre arts classes are also available online and throughout Australia.

JULIE NICHOLSON // SYDNEY

www.julienicholson.com.au // julienicholson77@bigpond.com

Learn how to weave using beautiful Australian and Italian wools, twines, feathers and, of course, pom-poms. My workshops are a great way to be creative using texture and colour along with a brownie and a glass of bubbles. Come with friends or meet some new ones!

 

-QUEENSLAND-

BEC KING // BRISBANE // www.work-shop.com.au // twobeesau@gmail.com

Currently offering beginner weaving workshops through Workshop Brisbane. Intermediate and advanced classes coming soon!

 

-VICTORIA-

MARYANNE MOODIE // MELBOURNE

www.maryannemoodie.com // hello@maryannemoodie.com

Maryanne has drawn on her decade long experience as an art teacher as well as her time as a weaver to develop a challenging and engaging weaving curriculum that includes beginners' workshops that cover the basic techniques of tapestry weaving, as well as intermediate design classes that seek to inspire established weavers. 

MONIKA KALINOWSKA // MELBOURNE

www.moandmum.com // moandmum@gmail.com

Private and group weaving classes for all levels at mine or yours if you'd like to host a workshop-party!

 

RACHEL WOOD // MELBOURNE

wunderweave.bigcartel.com // hellorachelwood@gmail.com

Join Rachel Wood from Wunder Weave as you relax and unwind over a beautiful hand-made tapestry weaving loom and enjoy the mediative, fluid qualities weaving has to offer.


CANADA

-BRITISH COLUMBIA-

LIZ TOOHEY-WIESE // VANCOUVER

www.etsy.com/shop/liztooheywiese // ltooheywiese@gmail.com

Weaving 101 workshops happen once a month at Collage Collage (3697 Main Street) with all materials provided, including a 12" x 16" handmade wooden frame loom to take home and continue with your newest craft obsession! Workshops also offered twice a year in Squamish at Bungalow 968.

TERRI BIBBY // VICTORIA + VANCOUVER + ALBERTA

www.saorisaltspring.com // saltspringweaving@gmail.com

Relax, enjoy, and explore freestyle weaving where there are "no rules and no mistakes". SAORI looms will be set-up and you will be able to start weaving right away. Discover beauty in new ways through eyes that shine, whether you have never woven before or have woven for many years.

LUCY POSKITT // VICTORIA + VANCOUVER

www.lucyposkitt.com // hello@lucyposkitt.com

With the belief that with the proper techniques under your belt you can confidently create and explore your own style, Lucy's workshops take students through the fundamentals of frame-loom weaving into developing their own individual and contemporary weaving practices. Lucy is one of the amazing instructors who'll be teaching at our upcoming retreat, the Weaving Kind Makerie!

JOLYNN VANDAM // VANCOUVER + VICTORIA + FRASER VALLEY

www.saigeandskye.com // hello@saigeandskye.com

Jolynn Vandam of Saige & Skye offers loom weaving, macramé, private workshops and fibré art supplies.

 

AMANDA WOOD // VANCOUVER

www.amandawoodstudio.com // amandawoodtextiles@gmail.com

Learn material and pattern explorations on a rigid-heddle loom during a four-week course in one of the most beautiful and inspiring locations in Vancouver.

 

-SASKATCHEWAN-

EMILY HITZ // SASKATOON // www.emilyhitz.com // emily.a.hitz@gmail.com 

Build a solid technical foundation of weaving techniques, adding on your own creative and textural flair.

 


GERMANY

MONIKA KALINOWSKA // BERLIN

www.moandmum.com // moandmum@gmail.com

Private and group weaving classes for all levels at mine or yours if you'd like to host a workshop-party!


GREAT BRITAIN

LUCY DAVIDSON [PEAS AND NEEDLES] // LONDON + BRIGHTON

www.peasandneedles.co.uk/ // lucy@peasandneedles.co.uk

Holding workshops in the South of England, teaching the basics of weaving on a handmade lap loom. In the class we concentrate on the therapeutic tendencies of weaving and this allows you to play with texture and colour culminating in the creation of your own wall hanging.

THE LONDON LOOM // LONDON

www.thelondonloom.com // francesca@thelondonloom.com

Our workshops are therapy incarnate in yarn. Learn how to weave tapestry on a frame loom or to make painterly, freestyle fabric on one of our Japanese floor looms. All ages and abilities are welcome.


PORTUGAL

VANIA O. [TWO HANDS TEXTILE STUDIO] // LISBON

instagram.com/twohandstextilestudio // twohandstextilestudio@gmail.com

We teach weaving on a frame loom. It´s fun and medidative....very addictive. We will introduce you to the basics and give you the tools to create with natural portuguese fibers. You can have a private class or take part on one of our many workshops all over the country and at any level you want. Everybody is welcome to join!