Learning to Weave

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Interweave Press, Apr 1, 2009 - Crafts & Hobbies - 232 pages
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Originally published in 1995, more than 40,000 weavers have used this unparalleled study guide to learn from scratch or to hone their skills. Written with a mentoring voice, each lesson includes friendly, straightforward advice and is accompanied by illustrations and photographs. Crafters need only to approach this subject with a willingness to learn such basics as three methods for step-by-step warping, basic weaving techniques, project planning, reading and designing drafts, the basics of all the most common weave structures, and many more handy hints. Beginners will find this guidebook an invaluable teacher, while more seasoned weavers will find food for thought in the chapters on weave structures and drafting.

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Learning To Weave

User Review  - John Sandstrom - Book Verdict

This is one of the best single book introductions to weaving available. The first section is for the true beginner, the second for those who already know the basics, and the third for those who have ... Read full review

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User Review  - Michelle Mitchell - Goodreads

This was a must have for me when I started to learn to read. I now use it as a reference when creating new projects, and would feel lost without it. Deborah Chandler provides clear direction (with the help of useful pics!) to assist with your basic weaving projects. Read full review

About the author (2009)

Deborah Chandler is a contributing editor with Handwoven magazine. She lives in Miami.

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