Loom Weaving Workshop

Learn weaving Inner West Sydney textiles Textile art workshop

3 hours Class size 1 to 8 (public classes), 2 to 10

label $165 (or 4 payments of $41.25 Afterpay)

Join us for an introductory Sydney workshop in weaving, ideal for complete beginners or intermediate weavers and textile crafters, that would like to refresh or extend their knowledge.

You will be guided through the basics of weaving a small scale tapestry using fibres on offer to create a textured weaving in a colour palette of your design. Ideal to use as a wall hanging.

What you'll learn:

  • How to warp up your timber loom.
  • Become familiar with weaving terms and tools.
  • Learn tapestry techniques and knots including Tabby Weave, Rya Knots, Soumak to begin.
  • How to remove your weaving from the loom ready to hang.

By the end of this workshop you will have:
  • Learned the basics of weaving techniques.
  • Crafted your own unique Bespoke Weaving (complete or near completion).
  • Skills to finish your weave or get going on another one!

Knowledge required
Complete beginners no skills required!
What you'll get
  • All materials including fibres.
  • You can purchase the loom for $25 on the day.
What to bring
Your enthusiasm.
Suitable for

This class is great for individuals and couples as well as for a team building activity, birthday, hens party or bucks party.

Suitable for adults, and kids (minimum 12 years old). An adult must accompany any attending kids, and must pay for a separate ticket.

This would also be a nice gift for her, gift for mum or anniversary gift.

Heather Hunt adheres to COVID-19 government guidelines.


East Village Art House - 205 Darling Street, Balmain 2041 NSW

Your teacher
Heather Hunt
Heather Hunt

4.9 (62)

East Village Art House is a small but industrious art Studio, located in historical Balmain and founded by Heather Hunt.

With a wealth of talent EVAH offers workshops and courses in a variety of mediums, ranging from watercolour painting, Acrylic painting, Textile Loom weaving and raffia Weaving, and recently expanding to introduce Clay hand-building workshops. EVAH also offers fun group experiences, including Clay & Rosé and Sip & Paint.

All this packed into the cutest Art studio in Sydney's Inner West.


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Lynette Dolbel Mar 2021

3 ClassBento workshops attended • 3 reviews

Demonstrated well. Friendly helpful advice. Individuality encouraged. Choice of materials were plentiful. A great afternoon.

Hartshorne Tracey Sep 2020

The class was very fun and we learnt lots of techniques in weaving that we can do at home. It was great value as we got to keep the loom to make more at home. It was a very enjoyable morning.

Textiles workshop review by Hartshorne Tracey

Michel Manietta Sep 2020

Class excelled my expectations. Learnt so much in a lovely atmosphere with a very friendly & experienced teacher.

Pooja Rao Jul 2020

Great course! Heather was fantastic! Really enjoyable and relaxing course that was practical and fun.
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