Intro to Twining a Mat



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Intro to Twining a Mat

June 27 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm


Date: June 27, 2024 (9am-4pm, 1 hour break for lunch)
Cost: $125 (includes materials, loom to borrow [option to buy the looms after class], and instructions to make future projects)
Level/Age: Beginners (if you have experience please reach out to us and we can cater this class to more advance people along with the beginners); 16+ (Teens accompanied by an adult only)
Instructor: Willow Bronner
Location: RMFS Building – 315 Pitkin Ave, Grand Lake, CO

Join us for an immersive journey into the art of twining with veteran teacher Willow. In this hands-on class, students will utilize a 10” x 12” wooden twining loom and upcycled textiles to create their very own twined mat, perfect for adding a touch of rustic charm to any space. The loom, warp, fabric strips, and fabric scissors will be provided, ensuring a seamless learning experience for all. While students are welcome to bring their own textiles, it’s not necessary as everything needed will be provided. By the end of the class, participants will depart with a unique twined mat, printed instructions for future projects, and the option to purchase their handcrafted loom.”

About the instructor: Willow brings over three decades of teaching experience and a passion for twining to the classroom. Having honed her craft over seven years, she specializes in creating stunning twined rag rugs, placemats, mug rugs, and other functional pieces from upcycled textiles. Willow’s dedication to sustainability shines through her work, and she’s eager to share her expertise and love for twining with others. Whether you’re a beginner or seeking to enhance your skills, Willow’s classes offer a welcoming environment for all levels of experience. Join us for an enriching experience in traditional craftmanship with a modern twist.


June 27
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Rocky Mountain Folk School Building
315 Pitkin Ave
Grand Lake, CO 80447 United States
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