Boundweave figures are beautiful in wall hangings and rugs, using a cotton or linen warp and wool for the weft. In this class you will weave a Boundweave sampler using beautiful colored wool. Learn about this fascinating weave and how to draw your own designs. After weaving several provided samples, participants will design and weave their own Boundweave figures in class.
Instructor: Jennie Hawkey
Length: 3 Days
Materials Fee: $25, which covers handouts and a variety of colored wool yarns used during class
Skill Level: Advanced Beginner to Intermediate; must be able to warp loom independently and be familiar with its operation
Equipment & Supplies to Bring:
- Pre-warped loom with 4 or more shafts; threading instructions will be provided in advance by the instructor
- Shuttles: At least 4, stick or netting shuttles recommended or shuttle with bobbins.
- Scissors, measuring tape, tapestry needle
- Additional warp for weaving headers (approximately 100 yards)
- Colored pencils