Massachusetts

Boston

Dahlia Popovits

With nearly 50 years of weaving and designing, Dahlia is offering a variety of teaching options which include small group classes and workshops on rigid heddle looms, and table and floor  looms.  The classes and individual lessons are offered in person at my gallery, and virtually,  and available to set up at the students’ convenience. Dahlia also offers a variety of weaving workshops at various New England Art Centers. Info is available at dahliahandmade.com

Level of Instruction:  Beginner, Intermediate, Children

Class Information:  Daytime classes, Evening classes, Weekend classes, Individual instruction, Looms for rent, Workshops

Geographic Area:  South End, Boston

Framingham

Barbara Provest

(508) 877-0913 (H) 

(508) 574-2615 (C)

Help with warping at your house (warping buddy)

Level of Instruction:    Beginner, Intermediate, Children 

Class Information:  Daytime classes, Weekend classes, Individual instruction,  House calls for loom help, Looms for rent,  

Geographic Area:  Metrowest

North Easton and Southeastern Massachusetts

Lorraine Celata

(978) 697-4752 (C)

Weaving lessons offered on floor looms in a smoke free, pet free setting.

Level of Instruction:    Beginner, Intermediate 

Class Information:  Evening classes, Weekend classes, Individual instruction,  

Geographic Area:  Easton / Southeastern Massachusetts

Orleans

Gretchen Romey-Tanzer

(508) 255-9022 (H)

(508) 221-3992 (C)

color and doubleweave

Level of Instruction:    Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced 

Class Information:  Daytime classes, Weekend classes, Individual instruction,  House calls for loom help, Looms for rent, Workshops

Geographic Area:  Brewster and Cape Cod

Waltham

Beth Guertin
(781) 861-3763

(781) 863-1449 (H) 

(781) 640-4343 (C)

Beginning 4 harness classes, Lectures on Weaving theory, individualized instruction in a group setting, extensive book and sample library for learning.  Guest instructors offer workshops. 

Speciality: Designing projects to use up small amounts of yarn.

Level of Instruction:    Beginner, Intermediate, Children 

Class Information:  Daytime classes, Evening classes, Individual instruction,  Looms for rent, Workshops, 

Geographic Area:  Waltham - greater Boston - Metrowest

Westford

Penny Lacroix            

(978) 846-1014 (C)

Weaving and spinning instruction offered at The Fiber Loft in Harvard or privately at your home. Loom consults on barn frame looms, countermarche and others as requested. Workshops and presentations are customizable.

Level of Instruction:    Beginner, Intermediate 

Class Information:  Individual instruction,  House calls for loom help, Workshops

Geographic Area:  NW of Boston, based in Westford MA

Connecticut

Jill Staubitz         

(860) 916-7040 (C)

I teach Zoom discussion-based classes, focusing on understanding weave structures. Ideal for beyond beginner and intermediate level weavers. Each class includes a pdf booklet with visual materials that are easy to understand and keep for reference. I teach individuals and small weaving groups.

Level of Instruction:    Beginner, Intermediate, 

Class Information:  Daytime classes, Individual instruction,   Zoom classes

New York

Sylvia Graham                          

(518) 854-7225 (H)

(518) 791-0118 (C)

Pattern weaving

Level of Instruction:  Intermediate

Class Information:  Daytime classes, Evening classes, Weekend classes, Individual instruction, House calls, Workshops

Geographic Area: Eastern New York, VT, NH, CT, NJ, Western MA, Eastern PA

Rhode Island

Providence                                                        

Sarah Saulson                                                           

(315) 317-6165

I teach a variety of  weaving and dyeing workshops and lectures described on my website.  All lectures are available via Zoom.  Private beginning spinning lessons offered in my Pawtucket studio.  Very flexible schedule.  Please contact me to arrange.

Level of Instruction:  Beginner,  Intermediate, 

Class Information:       Workshops

Geographic Area:  Private instruction in SE Mass and Rhode Island.  Workshops and lectures nationally.

Saunderstown                                                        

Norma Smayda    

(401) 294-3676 (H) 

Individualized instruction in a classroom setting on 4 - 8 shaft floor looms. Designing, drafting, dressing the loom through to finishing the weavings.

Level of Instruction:    Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, 

Class Information:  Daytime classes, Evening classes, Weekend classes, Individual instruction,  Workshops, 

Geographic Area:  RI, South East CT, MA South Shore

Warren

Elizabeth Springett
(508) 446-1761 (C)

Wovenseas Weaving Studio offers beginner and intermediate weaving classes. We have a gallery gift shop and will soon be offering yarns for the weaving community.

Level of Instruction:    Beginner, Intermediate, Children 

Class Information:  Daytime classes, Evening classes, Weekend classes, Individual instruction,  House calls for loom help, Looms for rent,  

Geographic Area:  RI  -Bristol, Newport, Providence Counties. East Bay Area