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Backstrap weaving workshop


  • The Handweavers and Spinners Guild of Victoria 655 Nicholson Street Carlton North, VIC, 3054 Australia (map)

Follow the path of the young girls of South America as they learn traditional back strap weaving using only hand spun yarn and a few sticks. The 2 day workshop covers setting up and using a backstrap loom. We then explore the technique of Andean Pebble weave to create unique designs.

Earlier Event: August 6
Underground Movement
Later Event: August 10
Chinese Brush Painting