Recycle weaving thrums and yarn scraps into flecks of color and texture in a new novelty yarn. Explore designing with color and contrast. Make your changes smooth or sudden, orderly or random, for colors that flow from one end to the other in a knockout yarn. Please bring your spinning wheel.
Participants in this inkle weaving round-robin workshop will warp a loom and weave samples in a variety of patterns and techniques. Several plain weave bands illustrate patterning options, with lecture discussing how to create those effects. Advanced techniques include beading, rep, tubular weaving, clasped weft, and pickup. Bands will also use a variety of materials and equipment. Instructor will provide additional warped looms.