Online Class

Rigid Heddle Weaving


Even if you've never touched a loom, Angela's class will guide you through preparation, the weaving process and finishing techniques.

Skill Level


What You Get

  • 8 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor, Angela Tong
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

  • Once you purchase find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find class materials in the class viewer.

Class Overview

Rigid heddle weaving is more than fun. It's creative, relaxing and rewarding. When you weave, you bring together different yarns and fabrics and unify them in a single, unique project. Weaving is versatile: Make clothes, accessories and home decor in fibers from plain to fancy. Even if you've never touched a loom before, Angela Tong can teach you to make wonderful projects with rigid heddle weaving. This class will introduce you to two different looms, and guide you through preparation, the weaving process and a range of finishing techniques. You'll have fun and weave beautiful things!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Introduction
Meet your instructor, Angela Tong, and learn more about what the class covers.
2. Looms
3. Warping the Cricket Loom
4. Weaving & Finishing on the Cricket
5. Winding the Warp on the Kromski Harp
6. Warping the Kromski Harp
7. Weaving & Hemstitching
8. Bonus: Three Different Fringes

Taught by

Angela Tong
Angela Tong
Angela Tong is a lifelong crafter with a soft spot for the fiber arts, but she's never met a craft she didn't like. And she's never taught a class that she didn't have a blast in! A certified instructor through the Craft Yarn Council of America, she leads workshops all over the New Jersey area and teaches classes online. You can find Angela's knitwear and crochet designs in magazines such as Knitscene and Knit Simple and in the book Knit Noro Accessories. You can also browse her work on her blog, Angela Tong Designs.
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