Handwoven, November/December 2001 Digital Edition
Now available for individual download!
Su Butler, the answer lady, is here with rug-weaving tips. Weave Tom Knisely's checkerboard twill rug. Check out fancy twill rugs on four shafts and try your own version. Get advice from Martha Stanley about what to do with all those ideas you picked up in the rug workshop. Weave a Kentucky mountain log cabin rug. Save your rags for a diamond rag rug. Learn a new trick when you make rag mug rugs with pick-up designs. Play with warp rep in rugs for a lovely checker board effect. Admire a gallery of warp rep rugs. Get tips for weaving tapestry rugs, than admire a gallery of tapestry rugs. Weave block weave rugs with inlay. Check out a gallery of taqueté rugs, than learn shaft-switching for taqueté rugs. Tom Knisely even has ideas for making a simple shaft-switching device. Sara Lamb has a knotted pile rug that's perfect for beginners. Discover some new favorite finishes for weft-faced rugs.
In every issue, you will be amazed at the amount of information packed into these pages:
- Be inspired by weavers from all over the world. In each issue, you'll meet weavers with unique stories to tell and special projects to share.
- Explore weaving techniques new and old. Get an up-close look at all of the projects.
- Test your weaving skills with projects that use doubleweave, twill, shadow weave, lace weaves, and many more.
- And so much more!