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Upcycled T-shirt Yarn Basket

February 29 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

$100

Class Description
Do you have some old t-shirts you no longer wear because they have a few holes or stains? Don’t throw them away! Turn them into yarn to make a funky yet sturdy, functional basket. In the first session students will make yarn with their own old t-shirts. Then they will learn how to make a basket base with clothesline. In the second session, students will learn different patterns possible with the twining technique and how to make a rim to finish the basket. Students are encouraged to share their yarn to have a variety of colors. Finished dimensions will vary.

Class Goals
How to make t-shirt yarn
How to make a simple basket base
Basic twining, reverse twining three-rod wale
How to create patterns using different colors
How to make a braided rim.

Students will have the option of adding funky embellishments to their basket.

Class Dates
Saturday & Sunday; 2/29/20 – 3/1/20

Materials Fee
$15 payable to Instructor day of class. This materials fee covers all parts for projects.

Details

Date:
February 29
Time:
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
$100
Class Category:

Instructors

Venue

Artisan’s Asylum
10 Tyler Street
Somerville, MA 02143 United States
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Phone:
617-284-6878
Website:
www.artisansasylum.com
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