steps in Tablet Weaving
This tablet weaving book for beginners is meant to get
The book begins explaining terms and concepts, the tools that are needed
and how to make the tablets.
A simple method to thread the tablets, to arrange the tablets in a pack
and to stretch the warp, follows.
Most samples shown on pages 18/19 are described and woven with twelve
Double-faced tablet weaving, the most suitable technique for weaving images
and text, is explained as well as the rules for making weaving drafts.
Next: an easy method to create your own designs for narrow or wide bands
and then weave them.
The last chapter covers the threaded-in motifs. With a simple threading
you will be able to weave a nearly endless amount of unexpected motifs
by varying and combining the number of forward- and backward turns. Samples
are shown in colour.
Suggestion for a useful weaving board.
What are all those bands for? Some ideas for the use of tablet woven bands.
The picture below shows a bag, made of two tablet woven bands and a long
The booklet is A5, stapled, 40 pages including 5 pages in
The price is: €8,50 or sending within Europe included €12
The book together with 20 tablets and shipping is € 20.
For orders, please send
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