Our Creative Space is host to a variety of awesome community events & workshops! Past events have included: Demo Days, Food Crawls & Nocturne. Workshops have included: Seaglass Art, Jewellery Design, Screen Printing, Calligraphy & Lino-Stamping.

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Introduction To Tapestry Weaving Workshop

3 November @ 11:30 am - 4:00 pm


Create your own one of a kind woven wall hanging in this 4 hour workshop that will introduce beginners to the wonderful world of tapestry weaving.

All materials will be provided, including a beautiful array of natural fibres, yarns, and wool roving as well as a basic loom for you to take home and hone your newfound weaving skills.

Topics covered in this workshop will include choosing mixed textures and fibres, warping your loom, weaving stitches (tabby weaving, rya knots, and hemstitch finishing), creating shapes and forms and finishing your unique woven wall hanging.

No previous weaving experience necessary.

Final weaving dimensions: approximately 6″ x 16″

Please Note: Pre-registration is required directly through House of Woolly Thyme online shop. Any questions about the workshop should also be sent to Mary Anne.


House of Woolly Thyme


The Trainyard General Store
53 Portland Street
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y1H1 Canada
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