Confluence of Threads 2023 Class Overview

Preliminary class schedule as of June 23, 2022 

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Please note that this schedule is subject to change. Class descriptions and instructor bios will be posted soon. 

Monday, June 12

3-day classes

2-day classes

1-day classes

1/2-day classes

Tablet Weaving Basics 
day 1 of 3

John Mullarkey

Beginning Weaving on a Rigid Heddle Loom
day 1 of 2

Connie Latendresse

Fiber Collage
day 1 of 1

Jan Friedman

Intro to Pin Loom Weaving
day .5 of .5

Margaret Stump

Shifted Warp Ikat 
day 1 of 3

Mary Zicafoose

Wet-Felted Hat
day 1 of 1.5

Ellen Sakornbut

Painting a Tencel Warp
day 1 of 1

Amanda Baxter

Pin Loom Scarf
day .5 of .5

Margaret Stump 

4 Shaft Patterns that Look Like 8
day 1 of 3

Sharon Bowles

Understanding Drafts
day 1 of 1

Joan Sheridan

Scandinavian Roots Weaving
day 1 of 3

Melba Granlund

Variations on Overshot
day 1 of 3

Betty Kirk

Make a Vest that Fits You
day 1 of 3

Sandy Cahill & Phyllis Carlyle

Soumak Tapestry Technique
day 1 of 3

Kennita Tully

Split Shed Weaving
day 1 of 3

Deborah Silver

Exploration of Shadow Weave
day 1 of 3

Susan Frame

Bands on a 4 Shaft Loom
day 1 of 3

Nancy Crampton

Wedge Weave
day 1 of 3

Marilou Schultz

Tuesday, June 13

3-day Classes

2-day Classes

1-day classes

1/2-day classes

Color Blending
day 1 of 3

Jan Friedman

Wet-Felted Hat
day 1.5 (am) of 1.5

Ellen Sakornbut

Color Lab for Beginning Weavers
day 1 of 1

Chris Acton

Needle-Felted Wildflower
day .5 (pm) of .5

Megan Hammer

Tablet Weaving Basics 
day 2 of 3

John Mullarkey

Beginning Weaving on a Rigid Heddle Loom
day 2 of 2

Connie Latendresse

Warping and Weaving with Ease
day 1 of 1

Joan Sheridan

Shifted Warp Ikat 
day 2 of 3

Mary Zicafoose

Weave a Pin Loom Spirit Horse
day 1 of 1

Margaret Stump

4 Shaft Patterns that Look Like 8
day 2 of 3

Sharon Bowles

Scandinavian Roots Weaving
day 2 of 3

Melba Granlund

Variations on Overshot
day 2 of 3

Betty Kirk

Make a Vest that Fits You
day 2 of 3

Sandy Cahill & Phyllis Carlyle

Soumak Tapestry Technique
day 2 of 3

Kennita Tully

Split Shed Weaving
day 2 of 3

Deborah Silver

Exploration of Shadow Weave
day 2 of 3

Susan Frame

Bands on a 4 Shaft Loom
day 2 of 3

Nancy Crampton

Wedge Weave
day 2 of 3

Marilou Schultz

Wednesday, June 14

3-day Classes

2-day Classes

1-day Classes

1/2-day Classes

Boundweave
day 1 of 3

Jennie Hawkey

Intro to Inkle Weaving
day 1 of 1

Joan Sheridan

Napkin Basket
day .5 of .5

Sandy Michalek

Hand Painted Warp
day .5 (pm) of 3

Lynne Novotnak

Planning a Project
day .5 of .5

Chris Acton

Color Blending
day 2 of 3

Jan Friedman

Needle-Felted Prairie Scene
day .5 of .5

Megan Hammer

Tablet Weaving Basics 
day 3 of 3

John Mullarkey

Shifted Warp Ikat 
day 3 of 3

Mary Zicafoose

4 Shaft Patterns that Look Like 8
day 3 of 3

Sharon Bowles

Scandinavian Roots Weaving
day 3 of 3

Melba Granlund

Variations on Overshot
day 3 of 3

Betty Kirk

Make a Vest that Fits You
day 3 of 3

Sandy Cahill & Phyllis Carlyle

Soumak Tapestry Technique
day 3 of 3

Kennita Tully

Split Shed Weaving
day 3 of 3

Deborah Silver

Exploration of Shadow Weave
day 3 of 3

Susan Frame

Bands on a 4 Shaft Loom
day 3 of 3

Nancy Crampton

Wedge Weave
day 3 of 3

Marilou Schultz

Thursday, June 15

3-day Classes

2-day classes

1-day classes

1/2-day classes

3 Over 1 Turned Twill
day 1 of 3

Heather Winslow

Introduction to Naalbinding
day 1 of 2

Melba Granlund

Sulawesi Band
day 1 of 1

John Mullarkey

Beaded Kumihimo Bracelet
day .5 of .5

Lynn Caldwell

Sizzle & Sputter of Crackle Weave
day 1 of 3

Beth Duncan

Pick-up Patterns on a Rigid Heddle Loom
day 1 of 1

Connie Latendresse

 

Line in Tapestry
day .5 of .5

Kennita Tully

Turned Krokgbrad on the Inkle Loom
day 1 of 3

Joan Sheridan

Weaving Boot Camp
day 1 of 1

Sharon Bowles

Weaving with Ribbons
day .5  of .5

Sandy Cahill

Navajo Weaving
day 1 of 3

Marilou Schultz

Split-Shed Weaving with Tied Biederwand
day 1 of 1

Deborah SIlver

Elegant Edge Finishes for Handwoven Fabric
day .5  of .5

Sandy Cahill

My First Weaving on a 4 Shaft Loom
day 1 of 3

Chris Acton

Beginning Kumihimo, Lucet, and Slentre
day 1 of 1

Susan Frame

 

Boundweave
day 2 of 3

Jennie Hawkey

Texture & Lace Weaves on a Rigid Heddle Loom
day 1 of 1

Donna Foley

 

Hand Painted Warp
day 1.5 (all day) of 3

Lynne Novotnak

Color Blending
day 3 of 3

Jan Friedman

Friday, June 16

3-day Classes

2-day classes

1-day classes

1/2-day classes

3 Over 1 Turned Twill
day 2 of 3

Heather Winslow

Deflected Double-weave
day 1 of 2

Angela K. Schneider

St. Petersburg Chain Bracelet
day 1 of 1

Jenny Schu

Weaving Diagonally on a Zoom Loom
day .5  of .5

Betty Kirk

Sizzle & Sputter of Crackle Weave
day 2 of 3

Beth Duncan

Introduction to Naalbinding

day 2 of 2

Melba Granlund

Color Block Beaded Kumihimo
day 1 of 1

Lynn Caldwell

2-sided Overshot on a 4-Shaft Loom
day .5  of .5

Betty Kirk

Turned Krokgbrad on the Inkle Loom
day 2 of 3

Joan Sheridan

Fun with Color Blending
day 1 of 1

Kennita Tully

Little Round Wood-Bottom Basket
day .5 of .5

Sandy Michalek

Navajo Weaving
day 2 of 3

Marilou Schultz

Seaming & Edge Techniques for Handwoven Fabric
day 1 of 1

Sandy Cahill

 

Draft Interpre-tation for Beginners
day .5 of .5

-Sharon Bowles

My First Weaving on a 4 Shaft Loom
day 2 of 3

Chris Acton

Saori Weaving
day 1 of 1

Chaki O’Brien

Boundweave
day 3 of 3

Jennie Hawkey

Weft-faced Weaves on a Rigid Heddle Loom
day 1 of 1

Donna Foley

Hand Painted Warp
day 2.5 (all day) of 3

Lynne Novotnak

Saturday, June 17

3-day Classes

2-day Classes

1-day Classes

1/2-day Classes

3 Over 1 Turned Twill
day 3 of 3

Heather Winslow

Deflected Doubleweave
day 2 of 2

Angela K. Schneider

Russian Leaf-Stitch Earrings
day 1 of 1

Jenny Schu

Woven Bead
day .5 of .5

Regina Riley

Sizzle & Sputter of Crackle Weave
day 3 of 3

Beth Duncan

Doubleweave
day 1 of 1

Jennie Hawkey

Coiled Pine Needle Basket
day .5 of .5

Regina Riley

Turned Krokgbrad on the Inkle Loom
day 3 of 3

Joan Sheridan

Tapestry on a Rigid Heddle Loom
day 1 of 1

Donna Foley

12 Great Handwoven Greeting Cards
day .5 of .5

Layna Bently

Navajo Weaving
day 3 of 3

Marilou Schultz

Texture in Tapestry
day 1 of 1

Kennita Tully

Uncommon Threads: Weaving with Unusual Yarns
day .5 of .5

Layna Bentley

My First Weaving on a 4 Shaft Loom
day 3 of 3

Chris Acton

Baltic Style Pick-up on an Inkle Loom
day 1 of 1

Betty Kirk

Saori Weaving: Learn to Let Go and Be Positive
day .5 of .5

Chaki O’Brien

Hand Painted Warp
day 3 (am) of 3

Lynne Novotnak

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