Tapestry Workshop at Halcyon Yarn

The three day workshop at Halcyon Yarn in Bath, Maine was a great success! I’m so pleased with the work of my students. Everyone worked at their own pace. Some were able to do more advanced lessons depending on skill level and interest.     … Read more

Small Tapestry International: Crossroads

Cowgirl I

Cowgirl I has been accepted for  Small Tapestry International Five: Crossroads! This exhibit is organized by The American Tapestry Alliance. There is a size restriction of no larger than 100 square inches. It will be exhibited at two venues: UNT on the Square University of … Read more

Tapestry Weaving: Beginning and Beyond Class

Taught at Halcyon Yarn in Bath, Maine  Instructor: Barbara Burns. Meets on: January 20, 21 & 22 Friday, Saturday & Sunday, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm, 3 days. Have you ever wanted to try tapestry weaving, but didn’t know where to begin? Or, perhaps you’ve tried it … Read more

Artists in Their Studios Photography Project

Barbara working with Darwin

The Maine Crafts Association announces the launch of Artists in Their Studios, a photography project to document Maine fine craft artists throughout the state in the spaces where they create. Artists in Their Studios seeks to further expose the role and depth of fine craft in … Read more

Tapestry Weaving Follow-Up (Guided Studio Time)

Taught at Halcyon Yarn, Bath, Maine Instructor: Barbara Burns. Meets on: Thursday afternoon, February 2, 2017, 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm. This class is a follow-up class to the Tapestry Weaving workshop. Work alongside others as you continue your tapestry weaving explorations and discover the incredible range … Read more

Amandaconda on the Loom

Amandaconda is almost complete. This is the face in progress. The finished tapestry will be about 52″ tall. It’s woven with a cotton weft and seine twine warp.