Weave Your Own Rag Rug

Learn to weave your own rag rug. We’ll explore the basics of weaving on a floor loom and leave the class with at least one finished 2’ x 3’ rug. Bring fabric scraps like old linens, t–shirts or even jeans. Rag rugs are easy and fun to weave and they make great gifts.

Special Notes

  • This class will meet from 10 AM - 4 PM on both Saturday and Sunday.
  • Classes are confirmed one week prior to the start date. In order to help us confirm classes, please register as early as possible.

Materials List

Bring scrap fabrics, old clothing, bed linens, etc. from home to tear into strips and use for your rag rug. The amount of fabric needed depends on the thickness of the fabrics selected. One bag of fabric should be sufficient. All other materials are provided.

About the Instructor

Patrick Carter

Patrick Carter is a weaver and teacher based in Richmond. He is currently pursuing K-12 licensure at Virginia Commonwealth University and hopes to be a middle school art teacher. Patrick is excited to be teaching at the Visual Arts Center and passing on his love of all things fiber to his students.

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Class Details
January 11 - January 1210 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Days: Sun Sat
Tuition: $125.00
Member Tuition: $112.50
Additional fees apply
Instructor: Patrick Carter
Level: Beginner