Creative Weaving

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Sterling Publishing Company, 2007 - Crafts & Hobbies - 111 pages
The timeless craft of weaving is experiencing a resurgence of interest--and this colorful guide, featuring 30 spectacular fabric designs, shows just how easy it is to learn and how enjoyable it can be to do. Follow a thorough tutorial in the basics, complete with beautiful hand-drawn illustrations that lay out how to work with a table loom. Then try a variety of weaving styles, from traditional to playful, from subtle variations in color to bold experiments with form. Work with traditional fibers or play with unusual materials such as recycled fabrics, feathers, foil, and even plastic bags. A gallery showcases how 12 weaves can be transformed into functional objects, including throws, cushions, shawls, and scarves.

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I really like the book for inspiration purposes.As you page through and scan the beautiful photos you get your own ideas for projects.I love it when Im have no ideas come to me otherwise. Read full review

Creative Weaving: Beautiful Fabrics with a Simple Loom

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