Kentucky Coverlet Sampler Workshop – Fresh Leaf Indigo Dye Workshop

Date/Time
Date(s) - 08/28/2022
9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Location
Little Loomhouse

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Kentucky Coverlet Sampler Workshop

Sunday, August 28th, 2022

9:30am to 4pm

            

         

Fresh Leaf Indigo Dye                                        

                                       Overshot Weaving

Please join Robin Verson from Hill & Hollow Farm and Michelle Amos from the Little Loomhouse for an afternoon of exploration into fresh leaf indigo dye and overshot weaving. Verson will be bringing fresh indigo and wool yarn from her Hill & Hollow Farm in Edmonton, KY to conduct a fresh leaf indigo dye workshop. Amos will be talking about the historical connections of traditional coverlet weaving and lead participants in weaving a small overshot piece from Marguerite Porter Davison’s A Handweaver’s Pattern Book. No experience needed, absolute beginners welcome. Just need a curious spirit and sack lunch. Cost is $95 for the workshop, with supplies included. Additional yarn from Hill & Hollow Farm will be available for purchase.

What: Kentucky Coverlet Sampler Workshop

When: Sunday, August 28th, 9:30am-4pm

Where: Little Loomhouse, 328 Kenwood Hill Road, Louisville, KY

Cost: $95, includes Fresh Indigo Dye Workshop with some yarn samples & small cotton bandanna to dye (additional yarn available for purchase); Overshot weaving workshop on pre-warped looms, all supplies included, participants can expect to make a coaster or small table runner for an in table.

What to bring: sack lunch, water bottle, curious spirit

Space is limited to 10 students. Please call the Loomhouse 502-367-4792 or email thelittleloomhouse@gmail.com for questions. To register and pay online visit https://thelittleloomhouse.square.site/