Macrame, believed to originate from 13th century, is a technique crafted by sailors while traversing across the oceans for long lengths of time and therefore share the same knot terms. In this workshop, students will learn to tie the basic knots that will enable them to create a fun macrame wall hanging and begin their voyage into the endless combinations.
All materials, the cotton ropes and a piece of wood will be provided.
About Ahreum Ko
Ahreum Ko is a self taught macrame artist, dreaming and living in Brooklyn. She works as a fashion designer and is also the founder of Galileo Linens, which provides beautiful nursing covers and fair trade hemp/organic cotton blend baby wrap carriers that are made in USA. She has a fashion degree from Parsons School of Design and an Art History degree from Hunter College.
This class will take place in our indoor loft space located on the 11th floor of Building 3 in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. Detailed directions can be found by following the link below.