The Burr House Spinners & Weaver offers courses on topics of interest to weavers, spinners and other textile artists. 
Our courses range in difficulty from absolute beginner to advanced techniques. Our small class size offers a better learning experience. 
Loom equipment is provided for use during workshops unless otherwise specified. 

All courses take place at the Burr House Spinners and Weavers Guild 

at the Guild Hall 

at 530 Carrville Road, Richmond Hill


Autumn Day Wall Hanging 
Tuesday September 19 & Tuesday September 26, 2017 
1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

9 Patch Pizzaz
Tuesday October 17 & Tuesday October 24, 2017 
1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Traditional Log Cabin Wall Hanging
Sunday October 22, 2017 
10:00 am to 4:30 pm

Christmas Door Hanger
Sunday November 5, 2017 
10:00 am to 4:30 pm

Art Yarn
Saturday October 28, 2017 
9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Weaving for Beginners #1 
Saturday November 11 & Sunday November 12, 2017 
10:00 am to 3:30 pm

Weaving for Beginners #2 
TBA: Dates To Be Announced
10:00 am to 3:30 pm


Needle Felting - Christmas Decor
Saturday November 4, 2017 
10:00 am to 3:30 pm

Basket Weaving 

Basket Weaving for Beginners
Sunday October 29, 2017 
10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Additional Courses

The following courses are being considered:

Wet Felting Intro 

Weaving on a Rigid Heddle Loom
Experimenting with Natural Dyes
Intro Weaving with Brass & Copper

If any of the above interest you, then let us know. If we have 4 or more participants, then we could set up a class. Send an email to tell us what you are interested in and include the words INTEREST IN ADDITIONAL COURSES in the subject line. 

Course Group Request

Many courses are not listed but can be offered by request.

To make a group request for a particular course, collect a minimum of 4 participants along with their names and emails and your available times (weekends, weekdays, weeknights). Then email them to include the word COURSE GROUP REQUEST in the subject line. 

A guild member will set up the course for you based on your request and the availability of the instructor. She will then contact your course group and finalize dates, times and costs with you.

Lonely Learners

Should you strongly desire a particular course but be unable to find fellow participants email us your request at BurrHouseW@gmail.comShould that course become available in the future we will contact you.