Doubleweave: Beyond the Basics
In this round robin workshop participants will explore what can be done with multiple layers of cloth on both a 4- and 8-shaft loom. We will weave samples and study the theory behind a variety of structures including the following: 4-Shaft– 4-Color Sampler, 4-Color Block Rotation, Double-block Layer Exchange, Tubular Log Cabin, Overshot-Patterned Doubleweave 8-Shaft- 4-Layer Weaves, Folded Twill Cloth, Decorative Stitching, Checkerboard, Windows, Two Double-blocks, Twill Pick-up, Block Pick-up.
Students will bring a 4-shaft or 8-shaft table or floor loom warped according to instructions
Material fee- $10
Maximum- 20 students