Everlea Yarn Articles — tapestry

SweetGeorgia Interview & SOS tapestry study group

Janna Vallee events learn tapestry

SweetGeorgia Interview & SOS tapestry study group

I am excited to share that I have been featured in an interview on the SweetGeorgia Channel! Thank you to School of SweetGeorgia for the wonderful interview and in general for your support of others in the field of textile handwork.Watch the interview to hear about my background, how I got into tapestry weaving, why I like it so much and how you can get started as well!⁠ Joining the current tapestry study group at the School of SweetGeorgia is a great place to start.

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Intro to Tapestry in my Madeira Park studio

Janna Vallee learn tapestry

My heart is so full after teaching my first in-person tapestry workshop in soooo long time.Here is a student tapestry in progress from Saturday's class. I feel so fulfilled and excited to be helping others learn this wonderful art form in person again.My next Intro to Tapestry workshop is on Sunday June 5th in my studio in Madeira Park. Sign up for Intro to Tapestry on June 5th HERE

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Tapestry Tips and Tricks at Digits & Threads

Janna Vallee learn tapestry

My third installment in my series of tapestry photo tutorials at Digits & Threads is now available! In this tutorial I share about colour blending, and smoothing horizontal and diagonal lines! Use the code EVERLEA to get 10% off your membership there http://digitsandthreads.ca GO TO THE TUTORIAL

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Learn to Weave Tapestry in-person at Janna's studio

Janna Vallee events learn tapestry

Join me in-person in my Sunshine Coast studio for a comprehensive Introduction to Tapestry Weaving! Saturday March 12th at my studio in Madeira Park BC (address to be sent via email)12pm-4pm About the workshop Learn the art of designing for and weaving tapestry using our handcrafted Everlea Mini Loom and a gorgeous array of naturally dyed yarns. Introduction to Tapestry Weaving is chock-full workshop which introduces new weavers to the fundamentals of tapestry. You will leave the workshop with a solid understanding of Janna's Five Pillars of Tapestry Weaving including some 'magic' techniques. Janna's Five Pillars of Tapestry Weaving Design for Tapestry...

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Upping your Tapestry Game

Janna Vallee tapestry

If you have taken my Tiny Tapestry workshop and are excited to pursue tapestry further, a Mirrix Loom and membership to the School of SweetGeorgia, where my comprehensive tapestry lessons are found, are by far your best investments. Mirrix Looms are beautifully built, portable copper and aluminum looms. They are designed specifically for weaving tapestries, rugs and beads. When you weave on a Mirrix you can focus on weaving those things knowing your loom is meant for the job! Your loom comes with a shedding device which opens both sheds for you, operated by a comfortable handle. Another wonderful thing...

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