10 Steps to Warping – Step 1 – Front to Back Warping Method
There are lots of different ways to warp a loom.… Read more...
Native American Navajo rugs were influenced by the Pueblo Indians and by the Spanish explorers.
Navajo rugs are handwoven on an upright loom.… Read more...
Handmade carpets have been made throughout the history of civilization. Some of the oldest carpets discovered date back to the 7th century B.C.… Read more...
During a visit to the British Museum, I noticed an ancient textile that had a V-Neck shape. On closer inspection it looked like the neckline had been shaped on the loom.… Read more...
A Raanu is a traditional Finnish and Saami style of handwoven wall hanging. A Raanu is a weft-faced weave, that is woven in a modified tabby weave using a cotton or linen rug warp yarn.… Read more...
On the loom a warp
The weft to yet be woven
threads to be chosen
the colours vivid
Yet colour blind
I couldn’t see
the form you were weaving
the artwork left to God
I seek another view
I touch the fabric
silky soft strength
yielding, yet tightly woven
A handsome cloth
A Poem that was written by a friend of mine – for her daughter
AMAZON AFFILIATE ADS: KNITTING
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