Tapestry Workshop

Jean Pierre Larochette and Yael Lurie, world renowned tapestry weavers are coming to Houston next week! They're promoting their new book, which will be for sale. And they are teaching a tapestry workshop. There are 5 spaces available. Bring a warped loom (we have 2-3 we can let you use), and we have the warp wound and ready to mail to you. We'll even warp a loom for you, if you don't know how. How much and when: The 3-day workshop costs $265 + $5.00 for yarn. All yarn is furnished. We will weave a sampler which is 4" wide by 10" long. Jeanne Pierre will teach weaving techniques. Yael will teach design. Fri, Oct 24-Sun, Oct. 26, 9 am till 4 pm. Where: Williamsburg Settlement Clubhouse, 1602 Hoyt Lane, Katy, TX. Take I-10 west to Mason Rd., Right on Mason to 2nd light at Colonial Parkway Left on C. Parkway to 2nd entrance to Williamsburg Settlement (Christopher Wren) Right on C. Wren Left on Hoyt... Clubhouse is a couple of blocks on the right. Contact: Gerry Woodhouse, [email protected] Phone: 281-347-5401 Free: Power point presentation on Thurs. at 6:00 pm at Guild House, 4617 Montrose Blvd., Suite C213, Houston, TX 77006 Eight actual tapestries will be hung for you to admire. Come join us!


Posted on Sun, 10/19/2014 - 14:35

Jean Pierre and Yael are world-renowned artists of tapestry.  Both are kind and gifted instructors of the medium.  I've had classes with them before and hope your workshop fills with eager participants!