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39 South Main Street
Oberlin, Ohio 44074

Phone: (440) 774-7158
Fax: (440) 775-1107

Beginning Tapestry Weaving

AGES: 15+.

Friday June 28, 6:00 - 8:00pm

Saturday June 29, 10:00am - 3:00pm

Student will learn basic tapestry weaving techniques, how to warp a small loom, several finishing techniques, and the many uses for these woven items. This will be an introduction to basic weaving and fibers that would prepare each student for many types of weaving. Each student will receive and take home a portable and professionally made Schacht Easel Weaver (8”) and several hand tools for weaving. Various types of fiber will be provided to create your project(s) as time allows.

Students should bring a ruler and a small pair of scissors. Registration must be received by: June 12, 2019


Friday and Saturday
Jun 28, 2019 - Jun 29, 2019

2nd Floor Classroom
39 S Main St
Oberlin, OH 44074

Tuition $65
Member Price $60
Fees $50

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When & Where Tuition Member Price Supply Fee  
Friday and Saturday
Jun 28, 2019 - Jun 29, 2019
2nd Floor Classroom
39 S Main St
Oberlin, OH 44074
$65 $60 $50 registration closed

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Gina Talandis

Gina Talandis

Gina Talandis has been a fiber artist for over 20 years. She began her journey as a weaver and expanded her expertise as a spinner and needle felter. She has given workshops on weaving with a rigid heddle loom, drop spindle, spinning and needle felting. She participates in numerous demonstrations through her guild sharing her enthusiasm for the fiber arts. Gina is also a wood craftswoman and designs products to make her weaving and spinning more efficient. Gina can be found at home in her garden, workshop or at her spinning wheel or loom in Wellington, Ohio.

scholarships & aid

FAVA reviews and considers all application for scholarship assistance. While we may not be able to provide a complete scholarship to all those who request it, we are committed to making our classes available to as many people as possible – regardless of individual financial circumstances. For this reason, it is important that all scholarship requests are received well in advance of the class starting date, so we may allocate our available funds accordingly. We may consider any of the following factors when determining eligibility for scholarships:

  • Annual family income
  • Individual or special circumstances
  • Whether the applicant qualifies for the National Free/Reduced Price School Lunch program
    (for students age 18 & younger)

**FAVA also encourages applicants to consider partial scholarship assistance, in which case the student only pays some portion of the class tuition.

All information will be kept confidential and will be used solely to determine the amount of scholarship assistance to be provided.

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