Workshop Schedule for 2019


Tapestry Workshops for 2019 

January 18-20
Tapestry Weaving: Beginning and Beyond FULL



This is a technique based class which is helpful to beginners and people who have been weaving a while. 

Halcyon Yarn,

Bath, Maine, USA

Mini Corset, Pulled Warp Tapestry Workshop at Halcyon Yarn, Bath, Maine. 

Saturday, March 30, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm & Sunday, March 31st, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm., 2 full days.


This is a master class on making a miniature corset using the pulled warp technique. 

Debra C. Thomas  said “I took this workshop … and it was wonderful. I learned a lot, and plan to do more with this technique. And more corsets in various scales. I highly recommend Barbara Burns, she is a patient and knowledgeable teacher.”

Mini Corset Pulled Warp Workshop at Halcyon

For a taste, take a look at the Corset Project.  I wove a full size corset inspired by the Apocalypse Tapestry in Angers, France.


June 12-14 Tapestry Weaving: Beginning and Beyond


Shelburne Falls, MA, USA FULL


August 24-25 I will be teaching my Mini-Corset, Pulled Warp Workshop. See Halcyon Yarns for details and scroll down for more on the workshop.

September  4-5 I will be teaching Tapestry: Warp, Weft, Wow! at Fiber College in Searsport Maine.  Wednesday-Thursday, Sept. 4-5, 9 AM – 4 PM. Click on the link above for more information.

In October I will be teaching three separate, two day workshops.

The workshop is available at two locations and dates in England and one location in Ireland:

Evesham, Worcestershire. 6th – 8th October 2019 Cancelled

Angmering, Sussex. 11th – 13th October 2019 Just a few spaces left.

Roscommon, Ireland. 19th-20th October 2019  Full


This is a master class on making a miniature corset using the pulled warp technique.  Click on the link above for more information on the courses.

I am also teaching this at my studio in Harpswell, Maine September 21-22. One space left.


More classes will be posted as they are arranged.