[WORKSHOP] HAND WEAVING WITH VARIOUS TECHNIQUES

Participants will focus on learning more advanced techniques of hand weaving--including the Soumak stitch, looped tabby stitch, and the Rya knot stitching technique--in order to create dynamic effects on woven fabric. Participants will use different thicknesses and types of yarn, including yarns with metallic materials and space dyed yarns. 

Date

  Day

Class

Language

22.07.2018 

Sunday

Adult/Teenager

Cantonese

23.09.2018 

Sunday

Adult/Teenager

English

*Participants are highly recommended to enroll in Basic Weaving workshop before the Hand weaving with various techniques workshop.

Time: 14:15 – 16:45 

Venue: G/F, T.T. Tsui Building, University Museum and Art Gallery, HKU

Audience and Limit: Adult/Teenager Class: Aged 15 or above, maximum 16 people per class 

Registration & Enquiries : Registration starts from May 24, 2018. Course fee is HK$100 per participant for adult/teenager class. For enquiries, please contact Ms Chelsea Choi: cchelsea@hku.hk / 2241 5509. 

Instructor: Wing-sum Tsui

Wing-sum Tsui majored in textiles at the Rhode Island School of Design in the United States and is currently working as a designer in a renowned carpet company. During her early career, she worked extensively with dyeing and spinning yarns, weaving on an eight-shaft wooden loom, Dobby loom and fully computerised Jacquard loom. She also creates artworks on fabric using silk screen printing.

Please click here for the application form.


Image: Sample works by the instructor.


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