Ashford Book of Rigid Heddle Weaving

R280.00

International weaving teacher and author, Rowena Hart, shows how to create exciting and beautiful garments and home ware – all on a simple two shaft loom.

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Revised – By Rowena Hart

International weaving teacher and author, Rowena Hart, shows how to create exciting and beautiful garments and home ware – all on a simple two shaft loom. In this book she guides you, step-by-step, showing just how easy it is to make your own unique woven creations. In this revised edition explore more exciting techniques such as brooks bouquet, soumak, huck and superfine weaving using the second heddle kit. Ashford two shaft looms – the Rigid Heddle and Knitters looms – are simple to use, light and compact, and will open a world of colour and texture for you.

Chapters

  1. Warping the loom
    Colour and weave
  2. Tapestry weaving
  3. Rya fleece rugs
  4. Textured cushions
  5. Handwoven cloaks
  6. Anytime jacket
  7. Shibori
  8. Silk textures
  9. Different materials
  10. Cotton towels
  11. Leno lace
  12. Bronson weave
  13. Surface design patterns
  14. Brooks bouquet
  15. Bold and Beautiful
  16. Second heddle weaving