Lecture Series- Master Class in American Handwoven Coverlets
Dates: February 15, 2021 - February 15, 2021
Cost per ticket: $45.00
In this online lecture series, Gay will share her research of early American nineteenth century handwoven coverlets. She has learned from the master weavers how to design, draft and weave coverlets by studying the extant coverlets, handwritten pattern drafts and account manuscripts from the period. After all it takes a weaver to truly understand the work of the master coverlet weavers.
This is a 2 hour online lecture series starting at 6:00PM.
All classes run 9am - 5pm unless otherwise indicated in the description above.
For class dates that are full, please feel free to call us here at the studio and have your name place on the wait list.
Gay McGeary has been researching and weaving coverlets for over twenty-five years. Nineteenth century coverlet patterns, weave structures and fringe techniques fascinate her.