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The handweaver's pattern directory : over 600 weaves for 4-shaft looms

Dixon, Anne 1939- (author.).

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Summary:

A comprehensive introduction to the tools, equipment, fibers, and yarns used with four-shaft looms, this reference features patterns for 600 different weaves, including twill, zigzag, diamond, herringbone, and block. Color photographs and large-scale drawings allow weavers to closely examine the details, and the compact size and lay-flat binding is convenient for keeping near the loom. A handbook that is essential for all four-shaft weavers, this manual includes weaving basics, specialized projects organized by degree of difficulty, finishing techniques, resources, and a glossary of terms.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 746.14041 .D621h 2007 (Text) 37814003348175 NON-FICTION - NEW Book System_Only_3months 06/09/2021 Available -
The Dalles Wasco County Library 746.1 DIX (Text) 33892005889390 NON-FICTION Book None 02/07/2015 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1596680407
  • ISBN: 9781596680401
  • Physical Description: 256 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
    print
  • Edition: First edition for North America.
  • Publisher: Loveland, CO : Interweave Press, 2007.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- Basic equipment -- Fibers -- Yarns -- Threading the selvedges -- Sett -- Calculating the warp length -- Color theory -- Directory -- Basic threadings -- Block drafts -- Lace weaves -- Special threadings -- Finishing your piece -- Glossary.
Summary, etc.: A comprehensive introduction to the tools, equipment, fibers, and yarns used with four-shaft looms, this reference features patterns for 600 different weaves, including twill, zigzag, diamond, herringbone, and block. Color photographs and large-scale drawings allow weavers to closely examine the details, and the compact size and lay-flat binding is convenient for keeping near the loom. A handbook that is essential for all four-shaft weavers, this manual includes weaving basics, specialized projects organized by degree of difficulty, finishing techniques, resources, and a glossary of terms.
Subject: Weaving Patterns
Hand weaving Patterns
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