Sat, Jul 29|
Sisterhood Fibres Studio
Weaving Techniques: Double Weave
Learn techniques to warp and weave two layers of cloth on your rigid heddle loom.
Time & Location
Jul 29, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Sisterhood Fibres Studio, 567 Sand Point Rd, Tatamagouche, NS B0K 1V0, Canada
About The Event
Instructor: Dawn Miller
This is your chance to learn techniques to warp and weave two layers of cloth on your rigid heddle loom. Yay!!!
In this workshop, you'll learn how to warp, insert pick-up sticks, and weave single-layer cloth, two separate layers, double-wide cloth, tubes, pouches, and flaps.
Material list for you to bring:
a rigid heddle loom
a double-heddle block
two heddles of the same dent size (7.5 recommended for the workshop)
2 pick-up sticks suitable for a 12” project
2 different colours of yarn to match the dent size you choose (dk or worsted for 7.5)
all your usual weaving tools - scissors, measuring tape, etc...
Please bring a bagged lunch and beverage
Participants should have basic weaving experience, be able to warp their own loom and be familiar with using pick-up sticks.