The Art League continues to follow all Covid Safety protocols on the state and local levels for onsite activities and is monitoring the conditions in Alexandria. Winter in-person classes are suspended until conditions improve. Online classes continue as scheduled. 

Resumption In-Person Classes Policy
We will hold in-person classes when we see sustained thresholds in Alexandria of:
—the Daily New Case Rate at or below 25.0 per 100k; with
—the Covid-19 Infection Rate at or below 1.10; and
—the Positive Test Rate is at or below 10% or below.
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Circular Loom Weaving

Instructor: Tea Okropiridze
Tea Okropiridze

During this two-day workshop, students will learn how to warp and weave on various-sized circular looms which can be hand made from common household items. This can be fun for new weavers as well as experienced fiber artists.

Student can make wall hangings, coasters, mats, cushions, fun embellishments for bags, other accessories or home décor items. Artists are welcome to use their yarn of choice, roving or strips of leftover fabric.

Plain weave, along with twinning, soumak, ray knots, loops and various other techniques are taught.

Students can create these circular looms from cardboard boxes, presentation/foam boards or cardboard cake rounds. Instructions will be covered at the beginning of the class.

Materials required:

–          Cardboard
–          Pencil/Eraser
–          Ruler
–          Scissors/box cutters
–          Large tapestry/repair needle
–          Crochet hook
–          Yarn

For more information, contact The Art League School at 703-683-2323.

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