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Intermediate Tapestry Weaving

8 Session Evening Studio Arts Course

Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 6:30 Tuesday, March 8, 2022 - 9:00 p.m. ET
Upcoming Session:
Tuesday, January 25, 2022 - 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. ET
Code: 1V00ZA
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$215 - Member
$245 - Non-Member

Materials for this program

  1. Supply List

By Tea Okropiridze

Gain increased confidence in your weaving skills and take your tapestry to the next level. Students build upon basic weaving techniques as they learn different types of interlock; how to create transparency (overlapping forms); and vertical gradation using different color strands of yarn. Warping the loom, some finishing techniques and raised tapestry techniques are also covered. Knowledge of basic tapestry weaving is required.

This class will be recorded. Please see our FAQ for recording terms and conditions.

Other Information

  • The instructor is Tea Okropiridze.
  • 8 sessions, 2.5 hours each
  • This studio arts program is a Zoom Meeting to allow for patron and instructor interaction.

Patron Information

  • All Studio Arts classes require a ticket for each participant so that the instructor can provide individual attention to every student listed on the roster.
  • If you register multiple individuals, you will be asked to supply individual names and email addresses so they can receive a Zoom link email. Please note that if there is a change in program schedule or a cancellation, we will notify you via email, and it will be your responsibility to notify other registrants in your group.
  • Unless otherwise noted, registration for streaming programs typically closes two hours prior to the start time on the date of the program.
  • Once registered, patrons should receive an automatic email confirmation from
  • Separate Zoom link information will be emailed closer to the date of the program. If you do not receive your Zoom link information 24 hours prior to the start of the program, please email Customer Service for assistance.
  • View Common FAQs about our Streaming Programs on Zoom.
This program is part of our
Smithsonian Associates Streaming series.