When & Where

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Tutor Justine Randall
  • Course Code W23TTSA04A
  • Suitable For 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

What you will learn

Create a circular tapestry using a metal hoop or cardboard frame, experiment with materials and explore the possibilities of weaving in a circle

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Warp up a circular loom and practice various techniques to create raised and patterned surfaces within your weaving
  • Experiment with different materials to achieve a range of effects
  • Understand the possibilities of what can be achieved with your circular loom
  • Have a small tapestry to take home or carry on with


  • Full fee
  • Concession fee
  • Class format and activities

    We will warp up a circular loom and explore various methods and techniques to help you get the most out of your frame, we will experiment with a range of materials and you will be welcome to bring in any materials of your own choice to work with

    Entry requirements

    This is a good course for anyone interested in tapestry and weaving as no experience or knowledge of tapestry is required, beginners welcome.

    What you need to know before you enrol

    The Textile Studio is on the second floor of the building and we will also be using the college dye garden, a reasonable level of fitness is required. The class is situated on the second floor of the Nancy Sear Building. There is partial disabled access via a lift to the first floor and a stair lift to the second. Please contact ALS on: 0207 450 1972 or Art & Design Admin on: 0207 450 1934 before enrolling if you have any mobility support needs

    What you need

    Everything is provided unless you have any particular materials you want to use.

    What you can do next

    Explore Tapestry, Traditional and Experimental Tapestry, Off-loom weaving or any other Textiles course at Morley. Follow us on instagram for inspiration @textilesatmorley