The Handweaver's Pattern Directory
Over 600 Weaves for Four-shaft LoomsBook - 2007
Provides instructions on the basics of weaving and finishing techniques along with six hundred different weaving patterns for four-shaft looms.
A comprehensive introduction to the tools, equipment, fibers, and yarns used with four-shaft looms, this reference features patterns for 600 different weaves, including twill, zigzag, diamond, herringbone, and block. Color photographs and large-scale drawings allow weavers to closely examine the details, and the compact size and lay-flat binding is convenient for keeping near the loom. A handbook that is essential for all four-shaft weavers, this manual includes weaving basics, specialized projects organized by degree of difficulty, finishing techniques, resources, and a glossary of terms.