For those who are comfortable warping and weaving on an inkle loom take this next step with a 2:1 five thread pick-up technique. We will explore simple diamond shapes, diagonal lines, and other options. To weave – a – long, prewarp your loom using the draft below.
Using PowerPoint and live Webcam presentations, participants will learn in one session,
• to read a 2:1 pick up draft,
• learn to pick up and drop off pattern threads
• Explore design options and ideas
This Video is 1hr and 37min in Length
You will receive an email within 48 hrs of purchase with your Login information and the link to the Video.
• Headphones or Speakers
If you want to weave along with the video, this is what you need.
Pre-warped inkle loom with 3 Colors of 3/2 or 5/2 Cotton, draft below. The more contrast the colors have, the easier it will be to see the pattern threads on the ground warp (represented in black) Odd numbered warps get a heddle, even numbered warps do not get a heddle
• A small belt shuttle, like a stick shuttle except with a more tapered edge along one side, pre-wound with weft.
• A sheet of graph paper and a couple of contrasting colored pencils ( like black and red) Note: there are a number of sites that allow you to print a PDF of graph paper for free.
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Refund Policy: Requests for refunds must be received at least 48 hours prior to the start of class. Any fees incurred from processing the refund will be deducted from the refund amount.
Daryl Lancaster, a hand-weaver and fiber artist known for her hand-woven garments has been sewing for more than 40 years. She gives lectures and workshops to guilds, conferences, and craft centers all over the United States. The former Features Editor for Handwoven Magazine, she frequently contributes to various weaving and sewing publications.