Katu Glass Bead Weaving Class

Two Katu sisters from Salavan Province in Southern Laos, practicing an ancient style of decoration involving glass beads in the warp of the weave. This cloth is traditionally used for special occasions with certain patterns and designs available only from their family. You will learn to weave on t backstrap loom which is not used in other parts of Laos. 

Weave 3 bracelets or 4 bookmarks
Duration:
2-3 hours, depending on skill level
Cost: $38 per person
Where: At the weavers home
When: 9am or 1:30pm
Includes: 
all materials, pieces to take home; English-speaking teacher; refreshments and snack. Add lunch for $6 per person.

Weave 1 belt or 1 camera Strap
Duration:
4 hours, depending on skill level
Cost: $53 per person
Where: 
At the weavers home
When: 9am
Includes: lunch, 
all materials, pieces to take home; English-speaking teacher; refreshments and snacks.

Weave a full scarf with beaded border
Duration:
3 Days
Cost: $100 per person
Where: 
At the weavers home
When: 9am each day
Includes: l
unch, all materials, pieces to take home; English-speaking teacher; refreshments and snacks.


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