Workshop: Hand Woven Wall Art

MakeArt program with the Museum of Craft and Design
Wednesday, 11/10/2021
4:00 - 5:00

Join the Museum of Craft and Design for a virtual hand weaving workshop. This textile craft opportunity is inspired by SFPL 4th Floor’s Pandemic Pastimes and MCD’s Mode Brut exhibitions. 

In this workshop, learn basic techniques and foundational weave structures to create your own mini-tapestry. Free MakeArt Kits with all the necessary supplies will be available at the 4th floor reference desk. Call (415) 557-4488 to check availability. 

You can also use your own supplies: 

  • Stiff cardboard approx 7” x 12”
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Pencil
  • String
  • Variety of different sized yarns and cut fabric strips


  • Plastic embroidery needle
  • Dowel or natural stick (7” - 12” depending on cardboard size)


Connect: Museum of Craft and Design - Twitter | Museum of Craft and Design - Instagram

Exercise your power of imagination with programs that encourage hands-on projects for adults. 

This program is sponsored by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.

Attending Programs

Questions about the program or problems registering? Contact For accommodations (such as ASL interpretation or captioning), call (415) 557-4557 or contact Requesting at least 72 hours in advance will help ensure availability.

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