• Making Braids ~ Peruvian Sling Braids

  • Tue, 08/18/2020 at 4:00 pm
  • Textiles West
    6545 N Academy Blvd
    80918 Colorado Springs
Making Braids ~ Peruvian Sling Braids - Textiles West - Colorado Springs

Braiding is fascinating! We are not talking little three strand braids here but 8, 16, and 32 strand braids. This class explores how to create Peruvian sling braids using cotton cords and simple forms to help manage the cords. Students will learn how to read patterns and create them. No experience is necessary for this class.Instructor: Betsy WintermuteMaterials fee: $5 to cover braiding form and cotton cord used in class.Student supply list: scissors, notebook and pencilClass Level: Fascination – These classes will introduce you to a new skill, concept or technique and are open to all levels. The student may, however, be required to have a basic skill or have taken a certification class. For example, for a flat-pattern drafting class one need not know anything about flat-pattern drafting but should have a basic understanding of the sewing machine. Any prerequisites will be listed in the class description.Member Price:$45Non-Member Price:$55