earn how to thread an inkle loom and read a pattern. We will make a band in class that incorporates plain weave, tubular weaving and pick-up patterning. This class will open a whole new world to you, whether you are a reenactor or simply a modern crafter looking to expand your horizons. Bands have been used for thousands of years to contain things, close bags, keep hair neat, as a button band to match sweaters, to hold your socks up or your blouse to your body. No prior weaving experience required.
Instructor: Joan Sheridan
Length: 1 Day
Materials Fee: $30, which covers approximately 125 grams 8/4 cotton in 5 colors, workbook, keychain hardware, and other helpful weaving accessories.
Skill Level: Beginner
Equipment & Supplies to Bring:
- Working inkle loom
- Colored pencils (erasable preferred)
- Belt shuttle