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Gail Hought

WSHE Presents Gail Hought

There will be one 3 hour class in the morning and one in the afternoon.  Morning sessions are from 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM; afternoon sessions are from 2 PM – 5 PM.  Each session is limited to 3 students.

*Upon enrollment either on this page or by phone, 707-599-9493, there will be a $150 fee.  Feel free to enroll in more than one session.

Materials supplied include pre-cut fully prepared strings and a mandrel, which you will take home.  Tools are supplied.  Bring your braiding questions as well, I will be happy to answer them.

Buttons and Knots Instructed:

  • 2 & 3 pass Spanish Ring Knot
  • 6 bight Turk’s head with herringbone interweave
  • 6 bight Turk’s head with gaucho interweave
  • 4 bight gaucho
  • 6 bight long pineapple button with herringbone interweave
  • A notebook is recommended.

*Are you interested in learning to braid a Bosal?  I would be happy to provide instruction on the noseband and the heel knot, both their groundwork and braiding.  Bosal Kit would need to be purchased. These would be taught in sections and could be a way for you to get started.  Please let me know if you are interested by calling or emailing me to set up these times during the provided sign-up times.  707-599-9493 or [email protected]

Available for purchase will be several braiding kits-including Key Fob kits, small tools and supplies and all the books in The Art of Braiding collection.

Enroll here: