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Floor Loom Weaving

with Janet Dawson
Floor Loom Weaving
Learn to weave on a loom for the first time or get your skills up to warp speed with Janet Dawson in Floor Loom Weaving.

Whether you're a weaving whiz or a wishful novice, Floor Loom Weaving will get your floor loom skills up to warp speed. Let Janet, owner of The Bobbin Tree in Sydney, Nova Scotia, shuttle you through each step, from preparing the loom to putting the finishing touches on your handwoven cloth. Beginners will learn the language of the loom and efficient ways to warp and weave, while experienced weavers will expand upon their drafting design skills and learn troubleshooting tips. Don't be floored by your weaving worries; loom large and confident in your weaving ability by enrolling today in Floor Loom Weaving.

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Lesson plan

8:09

Lesson 1. Introduction

  • Meet your instructor, Janet Dawson, owner of The Bobbin Tree in Sydney, Nova Scotia. Janet walks you through an introduction to weaving and what you can expect to learn in this class!

17:27

Lesson 2. The Loom

38:06

Lesson 3. How Cloth Happens

39:31

Lesson 4. Winding a Warp

1:07:02

Lesson 5. Dressing the Loom

1:18:00

Lesson 6. Threading the Loom

1:27:19

Lesson 7. Learning to Weave Well

20:23

Lesson 8. Tie-Up

59:35

Lesson 9. Building Your Weaving Skills

43:31

Lesson 10. Tips & Tricks

29:40

Lesson 11. Wet Finishing

33:45

Lesson 12. Wrapping Up

"Knowing how great the other Craftsy classes that I took had been, I signed up for Janet's class. Thank goodness I did, or (my new) loom might have been kindling for the fireplace! I watched the entire class before I started in again. Janet not only taught about how the loom works, but her tips and tricks proved invaluable when I found out that half my heddles were in wrong! Then I watched the class step by step to wind a warp, dress the loom, and actually weave some cloth. I've since dressed the loom several times on my own; once again with Janet, and by myself since then. And the loom is no longer in danger of becoming kindling!"
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Hillsboro, OR

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