Sacramento Weavers’ and Spinners’ Guild

Posted By NinaRy on February 5, 2014

 

Sacramento Weaver’s & Spinner’s Guild welcomes a presentation by Gudrun Polak  Introduction to Card Weaving: Discover Card Weaving: Ancient Technique – Modern Delight. Using simple tools, a set of square cards, a small shuttle, and any kind of smooth yarn, the technique called card weaving or tablet weaving allows you to create bands of intricate patterns.  You will hear about the history of card weaving, and times, places, and styles that created the most remarkable designs. You will see many of Gudrun  Polak’s designs and learn about her process of developing a pattern.

 

Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 10:00am to 3:00pm, Shepard Garden and Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Boulevard, Sacramento, CA. 95816. $3.00 donation appreciated. For information, call 916 508-8984.

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