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Textiles: Weaving Studio

Weaving in and Textiles out

Fall and Spring semesters:
Weeks 1-2: 8 am - 12am
Weeks 3-12: 8 am - 4 am
Weeks 13-15: 24-hour access

Closed during Winter and Spring breaks. Summer access is limited and requires special permissions.

Weaving Studio
LBLD (Textiles Studios)
Oakland Campus

Textiles majors and all students who are currently registered in the Textiles department have access to the textiles facilities outside of class time.

Graduate students who are experienced in Textiles skills may obtain permissions for access through the studio manager.

Students are restricted to processes they have learned during class and must follow all safety protocols associated with each process.

There is no food allowed in the Dye Lab and Print Studio.

About the Textiles: Weaving Studio

The Weaving Studio is outfitted with 35 floor looms, including an AVL 16-harness computer-operated dobby loom and two computer-operated TC2 jacquard looms. CCA is one of only a handful of art colleges in the United States that teaches digital weaving using jacquard technology. Students enrolled in weaving classes are assigned dedicated looms.

Specializing in These Materials

  • Fabric

Tools and Equipment

  • Two TC2 Jacquard looms
  • 1 computer-operated dobby loom
  • 32 floor looms
  • Macintosh computer lab featuring industry-standard jacquard software