Programs and Workshops in 2018

Visitors are welcome. Contact us for more information

November 10 (Sat): WORKSHOPS: 9 am to 3 pm

Beginning Weaving on a Rigid Heddle Loom with Marty Foltyn & Elizabeth Michel

Class Fee: $100

Making Yarn with a Spinning Wheel with Kathy Lambert

Class Fee: $70
Materials Fee (Pay to Instructor): $10

Inkle Loom Weaving with Randee Griffin

Class Fee: $75

For more information, visit AGSEM's registration page

November 12, 13 & 14 (Mon-Wed): PROGRAM & WORKSHOP

Presentation and Workshop by Michael Rhode

Presentation: 12th (Mon) 10:30am- Dyeing Process;
Workshop: 12th (Mon) 12pm-4pm, 13th&14th (Tue&Wed) 9am-4pm Four Selvedge Wedge Weave

To register the workshop, visit AGSEM's registration page

Classes On Demand

Following classes are organized on demand and require minimum of four(4) students. Contact the Museum Education Office (760) 941-1791 with any questions.

Spinning with Cheryl Goyer
- Dates to be determined
Spinning is the basis of all yarn construction. In this class students will learn the basics of spinning yarn on a spinning wheel using sheep's wool.

Beginning Weaving - 4 Shaft Table Looms with Karen Greeley
- Dates to be determined
This is an intensive class suitable for students who are interested in learning to warp and weave on 4-shaft table looms. In the process students will learn weaving terminology, basics of reading weaving drafts, and have the opportunity to learn about the different types of looms and equipment in the Weavers Barn at the Museum. It is recommended that students have some prior weaving experience with rigid heddle, inkle, or other simple loom weaving.