MASTER THE ART OF RUG WEAVING
Join Master craftsman Hayk Oltac for a unique weaving workshop demonstrating the hand-made textiles of Turkey and the Near East. With more than 30 years experience, Hayk is an expert in fine oriental rugs and tapestries from around the world. Participants will learn to set-up their loom, the weft and warp, and receive information on how to continue their rug at home or join Hayk at his Queens-based workshop for more lessons.Limited seating, reservations required. All are welcome.
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Hayko Fine Rugs and Tapestries has been in business for over thirty years. Hayko has moved from Lexington Avenue to Long Island City to expand its operational capabilities. In addition to Hayko’s expertise in repairing antique and semi-antique Oriental rugs and European tapestries, the business has thus increased its capacity of hand-washing and repairing services at the new location.
To fulfill a life-long dream, Hayko imparts his expertise of rug-weaving to all students who are enthusiastic to learn the art, in this new magical environment surrounded by rare Oriental rugs.