Hayk Oltaci, master craftsman and restorer of Oriental rugs, has introduced a beginner’s rug weaving workshop in New York in cooperation with assistant organizer Kim Yacoubian.
From Hayk Oltaci’s atelier on Lexington Avenue, arts & crafts lovers are introduced to the ABCs of rug weaving, including vertical weaving techniques (knotting, warp, weft) and the beginnings of design.Four lessons were held in January 2008 and more lessons will follow.
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Location: HAYKO Tribal and Antique Rugs
857 Lexington Avenue at 65th Street, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10065