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All About Weaving: A Comprehensive Guide to the Craft Plath, Iona. The Craft of Handweaving. NY: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1972. The Handweaver’s Pattern Book. NY: Dover Publications, 1981.

All About Weaving: A Comprehensive Guide to the Craft. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & C. 1984. Weaving: A Creative Approach for Beginners. In. 1974. Persis Grayson Collection. NY: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1964.

A guide to the craft of weaving discusses such fundamentals as looms, yarns, handspinning and dyeing, drafting, dressing the loom, and a wide range of traditional weaves

All About Weaving: A Comprehensive Guide to the Craft epub download

ISBN13: 978-0385131643

ISBN: 038513164X

Author: Clara Creager

Category: Crafts and Hobbies

Subcategory: Crafts & Hobbies

Language: English

Publisher: Doubleday; 1st edition (October 1, 1984)

Pages: 290 pages

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all about weaving
a comprehensive guide to the craft
clara creager

first edition hardcover
290 pages

contents

introduction

looms and what each type can do: floor loom + its parts, basic principles of a loom, criteria for loom selection, ways of acquiring a loom, maintenance, frame looms, combined reed + heddle looms or rigid heddle loom, upright tapestry looms, inkle loom, table looms, floor looms: counter-balanced, jack-type, countermarche, looms with fly shuttles, multiple-harness looms, dobby loom, jacquard loom, drawlooms, loom equipment options

characteristics of yarns: fibers, cotton, flax/linen, ramie, jute sisal and hemp, wool, silk, synthetic artificial or man-made fiber, how to distinguish fibers, yarn count or size, ply, type of twist, color packaging, yarn treatment

handspinning and natural dyeing; preparing wool for spinning, steps in hand-carding process, how to spin wool on a drop spindle, how to spin cotton on a spindle, linen, getting acquainted with spinning wheels, treadle spinning wheel, how to spin wool, flax, top, problems and remedies, conditioning the wheel, dyeing

warping methods: calculating warp, equipment, using a paddle, long warps, counting warps, removing the warp, wide warps, knots in yarn, sectional warping, prewarped spools, warping simple frame looms

dressing the loom: dressing the loom from back to front, from front to back, joining new warp to old, spreading the warp ends, correcting mistakes, gating the loom

weaving process: seating position at the loom, lighting, heating, accessibility to the loom, selecting proper shuttle, doubling stand, starting to weave, edges to selvedges, temple stretcher or tenterhook, broken warp ends, splicing weft yarns, measuring the web, cutting off the woven piece

drafting: the language of weaving; complete draft, short or profile drafts, borders and selvedges in draftwriting, treadling order, pattern analysis

two-harness technique: basic methods of weaving, weaving with strips of fabric, finger-manipulated lace weaves

pattern or loom-controlled weaves: twill, overshot, summer + winter, crackle, m's and o's, monk's belt, lace weaves, turned or warp pattern weaves, huckabuck weave, shadow, damask, weaves beyond classification, lace weaving with doups

double weave: stitched double weave, quilted weave, pickup double weave

pile weaves: chenille, ghiordes knot, corduroy, warp pile

unconventional methods: weaving without beaming, no-reed method, rethreading the warp, fringe on 4 sides, spaced warp, double-tension warp

building your own loom: materials, loom body assembly, brake and take-up system, castle and lam assembly, upper hardness assembly, treadles, warp and cloth beams, batten assembly, finishing and setting up your homemade loom

glossary: weaving terms, knots

appendix: some common foreign weaving terms, household chemicals and their scientific names, metric conversion table, suppliers directory

bibliography: books, periodicals

index
Velan
all about weaving
a comprehensive guide to the craft
clara creager

first edition hardcover
290 pages

contents

introduction

looms and what each type can do: floor loom + its parts, basic principles of a loom, criteria for loom selection, ways of acquiring a loom, maintenance, frame looms, combined reed + heddle looms or rigid heddle loom, upright tapestry looms, inkle loom, table looms, floor looms: counter-balanced, jack-type, countermarche, looms with fly shuttles, multiple-harness looms, dobby loom, jacquard loom, drawlooms, loom equipment options

characteristics of yarns: fibers, cotton, flax/linen, ramie, jute sisal and hemp, wool, silk, synthetic artificial or man-made fiber, how to distinguish fibers, yarn count or size, ply, type of twist, color packaging, yarn treatment

handspinning and natural dyeing; preparing wool for spinning, steps in hand-carding process, how to spin wool on a drop spindle, how to spin cotton on a spindle, linen, getting acquainted with spinning wheels, treadle spinning wheel, how to spin wool, flax, top, problems and remedies, conditioning the wheel, dyeing

warping methods: calculating warp, equipment, using a paddle, long warps, counting warps, removing the warp, wide warps, knots in yarn, sectional warping, prewarped spools, warping simple frame looms

dressing the loom: dressing the loom from back to front, from front to back, joining new warp to old, spreading the warp ends, correcting mistakes, gating the loom

weaving process: seating position at the loom, lighting, heating, accessibility to the loom, selecting proper shuttle, doubling stand, starting to weave, edges to selvedges, temple stretcher or tenterhook, broken warp ends, splicing weft yarns, measuring the web, cutting off the woven piece

drafting: the language of weaving; complete draft, short or profile drafts, borders and selvedges in draftwriting, treadling order, pattern analysis

two-harness technique: basic methods of weaving, weaving with strips of fabric, finger-manipulated lace weaves

pattern or loom-controlled weaves: twill, overshot, summer + winter, crackle, m's and o's, monk's belt, lace weaves, turned or warp pattern weaves, huckabuck weave, shadow, damask, weaves beyond classification, lace weaving with doups

double weave: stitched double weave, quilted weave, pickup double weave

pile weaves: chenille, ghiordes knot, corduroy, warp pile

unconventional methods: weaving without beaming, no-reed method, rethreading the warp, fringe on 4 sides, spaced warp, double-tension warp

building your own loom: materials, loom body assembly, brake and take-up system, castle and lam assembly, upper hardness assembly, treadles, warp and cloth beams, batten assembly, finishing and setting up your homemade loom

glossary: weaving terms, knots

appendix: some common foreign weaving terms, household chemicals and their scientific names, metric conversion table, suppliers directory

bibliography: books, periodicals

index