Master Weaver Program: Off Campus Course Offerings

In order to make the Master Weaver program more accessible to spinners across Canada, Olds College offers select offerings of Levels 1-4 off campus. These courses take place across Canada and the US, and currently planned courses are available below.

Don't see a course in your area? Have a few friends interested in joining you? Contact us about becoming a host!

Course Details

Listed in order of date offered.

Deadline for registration for all classes is one month prior to the start date. This is to ensure participants and instructors are able to acquire course materials, accommodations and travel plans in a timely manner. Please do not make any non-refundable purchases until the courses have been confirmed. Registrants will be notified by email.


Master Weaver Level 1: Elkin, NC

Date: October 15 - 19, 2018 | 9am - 4pm
Location: The Yadkin Valley Fiber Center, 129 Church Street, Elkin, NC, 28621
Instructor: TBD
Supply List: Table Loom (some space available for floor looms - contact the host for details) + Level 1 supply list
Registration and Fees:  Note this is a joint offering with the Yadkin Valley Fiber Center, an associate member of The Foothills Arts Council, and registration for this course is done through their website.

  

Master Weaver Level 2: Elkin, NC

Date: October 29 - November 2, 2018 | 9am - 4pm
Location: The Yadkin Valley Fiber Center, 129 Church Street, Elkin, NC, 28621
Instructor: TBD
Supply List: Table Loom (some space available for floor looms - contact the host for details) + Level 2 supply list
Registration and Fees:  Note this is a joint offering with the Yadkin Valley Fiber Center, an associate member of The Foothills Arts Council, and registration for this course is done through their website.

  

Master Weaver Level 3: Elkin, NC

Date: October 22 - 26, 2018 | 9am - 4pm
Location: The Yadkin Valley Fiber Center, 129 Church Street, Elkin, NC, 28621
Instructor: TBD
Supply List: Table Loom (some space available for floor looms - contact the host for details) + Level 3 supply list
Registration and Fees:  Note this is a joint offering with the Yadkin Valley Fiber Center, an associate member of The Foothills Arts Council, and registration for this course is done through their website.

Please note: The use of a multi-shaft loom in class is necessary, check with the host or college regarding rentals if you don't have access to one for this class. Access to an 8 shaft loom for homework, although desirable, is not required.

 

Master Weaver Level 1: Maderia Park, BC

Date: March 20 - 24, 2019, 9am - 4pm
Location: 12887 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Madeira Park, BC V0N 2H0
Instructor: Jean Curry
Supply List: Table Loom (some space available for floor looms - contact the host for details) + Level 1 supply list
Registration and Fees:  Note this is a joint offering with the FibreWorks Studio, and registration for this course is done through their website.

  

Master Weaver Level 1: Elkin, NC

Date: April 29 - May 3, 2019 | 9am - 4pm
Location: The Yadkin Valley Fiber Center, 129 Church Street, Elkin, NC, 28621
Instructor: TBD
Supply List:  Students will need a table or floor loom and items on the Level 1 supply list. If you require a rental loom, there are some available for students at a first-come, first-served basis. If you are bringing a floor loom, please check with the host to ensure there is space.
Registration and Fees:  Note this is a joint offering with the Yadkin Valley Fiber Center, an associate member of The Foothills Arts Council, and registration for this course is done through their website.

  

Master Weaver Level 2: Elkin, NC

Date: August 5 - 9, 2019 | 9am - 4pm
Location: The Yadkin Valley Fiber Center, 129 Church Street, Elkin, NC, 28621
Instructor: TBD
Supply List: Table Loom (some space available for floor looms - contact the host for details) + Level 2 supply list
Registration and Fees:  Note this is a joint offering with the Yadkin Valley Fiber Center, an associate member of The Foothills Arts Council, and registration for this course is done through their website.

  

Master Weaver Level 1: Elkin, NC

Date: August 12 - 16, 2019 | 9am - 4pm
Location: The Yadkin Valley Fiber Center, 129 Church Street, Elkin, NC, 28621
Instructor: TBD
Supply List: Students will need a table or floor loom and items on the Level 1 supply list. If you require a rental loom, there are some available for students at a first-come, first-served basis. If you are bringing a floor loom, please check with the host to ensure there is space. 
Registration and Fees:  Note this is a joint offering with the Yadkin Valley Fiber Center, an associate member of The Foothills Arts Council, and registration for this course is done through their website.