The Weaver's Workbook

The Weaver's Workbook

Book - 1989 | First U.S. edition
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Baker & Taylor
Introduces the basic equipment, principles, and practices of weaving, with attention to problem solving and design

McMillan Palgrave
Hilary Chetwynd's clear and practical approach, presented with a wealth of full-color diagrams, drafts, and photographs, promises to bring the enjoyment of creative weaving to a wide circle of enthusiasts, from beginner to experienced weaver.

The book provides comprehensive advice on a variety of topics, including:

-Choosing a loom and weaving accessories
-Designing and making the warp
-Threading the shafts and reed
-Preparing the loom
-Drafting and weaving patterns
-The weaving process
-Solving problems
-Finishing woolen fabrics
-And more.

This comprehensive guide gives readers a creative approach to weaving, based on a sound and lively understanding of the fundamental principles and practices of the craft.

Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1989
Edition: First U.S. edition
ISBN: 9780312021207
Branch Call Number: 745.52 C526w
Characteristics: 96 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm


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