Weaving 

This program is designed for intermediate and advanced student-artists who wish to pursue their own direction in weaving. 

Students must have approval from Fibers Department Chair, Casey Galloway prior to registering. Once approved, you may register online.  

Students enrolled in 2002 | On Loom Weaving Studio Projects have access to the studios for working independently outside of class time during the following days and times: Jan 21 – Apr 2, Mon & Wed | 4:00 – 6:00pm; Tues & Thurs | 12:30pm – 2:30pm; Fri | 9:00am – 2:00pm; and Sat | 10:00am – 2:00pm. Maxham Fiber Studio 1st & 2nd Floor | Tobin Building 

Registration

Spring 2020 Registration Dates
Friends of SSA: Online | Tues, Dec 3 at 9:00am
Phone | In-Person | Thurs, Dec 5
Open registration | Tues, Dec 10

Fibers Course Descriptions

 2002a | On-Loom Weaving Studio Projects

Level: Intermediate/Advanced | Instructor: Casey Galloway
Dates: Mon, 1/27/2020 to 3/30/2020 | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Studio: Maxham Fiber Studio, 1st & 2nd Floor | Building: Tobin Building
Tuition: $285.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $270.00

Learn the fundamentals of weaving on a four-shaft loom. This foundation class focuses on loom set up, understanding basic weave patterns (plain weave and twill variations), double weave construction and material considerations. Creating sound structure and developing good weaving habits will be emphasized. Reading drafts will also be covered. Each student will have the exclusive use of a floor loom for the semester. A supply list will be provided at the first session. Note: This class is a prerequisite to 2002 On-Loom Weaving Studio Projects.

 2002b | On-Loom Weaving Studio Projects

Level: Intermediate/Advanced | Instructor: Casey Galloway
Dates: Tues, 1/21/2020 to 3/31/2020 | 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Studio: Maxham Fiber Studio, 1st & 2nd Floor | Building: Tobin Building
Tuition: $295.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $280.00

This program is designed for intermediate and advanced student-artists who wish to pursue their own direction in weaving. Acquiring new structural and manual skills and exploring new materials will be emphasized. Individual planning sessions and group instruction will allow you to proceed at your own pace. Each weaver will have exclusive use of one of the Fibers Department's large collection of floor looms and three-week use of the dye lab. Prior to registering: You must contact the Fibers Department, cgalloway@swschool.org, between Nov 14 and Nov 28; and if approved, you will be contacted by e-mail on or before Nov 28 and must register by Jan 9. Anyone on the waitlist will be contacted if spaces open up. The instructor reserves the right to restrict enrollment. Prerequisite: Introduction to Weaving or equivalent experience.

 2002c | On-Loom Weaving Studio Projects

Level: Intermediate/Advanced | Instructor: Casey Galloway
Dates: Wed, 1/22/2020 to 4/1/2020 | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Studio: Maxham Fiber Studio, 1st & 2nd Floor | Building: Tobin Building
Tuition: $295.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $280.00

This program is designed for intermediate and advanced student-artists who wish to pursue their own direction in weaving. Acquiring new structural and manual skills and exploring new materials will be emphasized. Individual planning sessions and group instruction will allow you to proceed at your own pace. Each weaver will have exclusive use of one of the Fibers Department's large collection of floor looms and three-week use of the dye lab. Prior to registering: You must contact the Fibers Department, cgalloway@swschool.org, between Nov 14 and Nov 28; and if approved, you will be contacted by e-mail on or before Nov 28 and must register by Jan 9. Anyone on the waitlist will be contacted if spaces open up. The instructor reserves the right to restrict enrollment. Prerequisite: Introduction to Weaving or equivalent experience.

 2002d | On-Loom Weaving Studio Projects

Level: Intermediate/Advanced | Instructor: Casey Galloway
Dates: Thurs, 1/23/2020 to 4/2/2020 | 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Studio: Maxham Fiber Studio, 1st & 2nd Floor | Building: Tobin Building
Tuition: $295.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $280.00

This program is designed for intermediate and advanced student-artists who wish to pursue their own direction in weaving. Acquiring new structural and manual skills and exploring new materials will be emphasized. Individual planning sessions and group instruction will allow you to proceed at your own pace. Each weaver will have exclusive use of one of the Fibers Department's large collection of floor looms and three-week use of the dye lab. Prior to registering: You must contact the Fibers Department, cgalloway@swschool.org, between Nov 14 and Nov 28; and if approved, you will be contacted by e-mail on or before Nov 28 and must register by Jan 9. Anyone on the waitlist will be contacted if spaces open up. The instructor reserves the right to restrict enrollment. Prerequisite: Introduction to Weaving or equivalent experience.

 2003 | Fiber Study for Weavers

Level: Intermediate/Advanced | Instructor: Casey Galloway
Dates: 1/27/2020 to 4/2/2020 | Dates and times to be arranged with instructor
Studio: Maxham Fibers Studio, 1st Floor | Building: Tobin Building
Tuition: $125.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $110.00

This class will follow along with 2002 | On-Loom Weaving Studio Projects, however without exclusive access to a loom. Participants will attend weekly lectures covering topics of weaving structure, materials, contemporary fiber artists, cultural and historical subjects, dyeing techniques, critiques, and so much more. You will weave two samples of structures that are discussed in class and will have a three-week dye lab to explore dyeing techniques. Prerequisite: Introduction to Weaving or equivalent experience. Prior to registering: You must contact the Fiber Department, cgalloway@swschool.org, for approval for registration. The instructor will place you in an appropriate session according to your schedule; and reserves the right to restrict enrollment based on demand.

 
 

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2002a | On-Loom Weaving Studio Projects
See description above
Dates: 1/27/2020 - 3/30/2020 | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Classes scheduled every week on Monday starting 1/27/2020 and ending 3/30/2020 at 6:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 285.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 270.00 ea.

2002b | On-Loom Weaving Studio Projects
See description above
Dates: 1/21/2020 - 3/31/2020 | 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Classes scheduled every week on Tuesday starting 1/21/2020 and ending 3/31/2020 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 295.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 280.00 ea.

2002c | On-Loom Weaving Studio Projects
See description above
Dates: 1/22/2020 - 4/1/2020 | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 1/22/2020 and ending 4/1/2020 at 6:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 295.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 280.00 ea.

2002d | On-Loom Weaving Studio Projects
See description above
Dates: 1/23/2020 - 4/2/2020 | 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Classes scheduled every week on Thursday starting 1/23/2020 and ending 4/2/2020 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 295.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 280.00 ea.

2003 | Fiber Study for Weavers
See description above
Dates: 1/27/2020 - 4/2/2020 | Arranged through Department
Classes scheduled every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday starting 1/27/2020 and ending 2/12/2020
 
Attendees: 1 $ 125.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 110.00 ea.

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