Tapestry weaving can be as colorful and fun as you want to make it. You will learn basic and advanced tapestry techniques.
I taught all the various crafts in my yarn shop (The Fiber Closet), including knitting, crocheting, weaving, and spinning, and I enjoyed selling all the associated notions and supplies.
Now, I provide crafting tips, give inspiration, provide guidance and help crafters feel more confident.
Explore the broad category of needlecrafts, including sewing, embroidery, needlepoint, cross stitch, crochet and knitting.
“On the Loom – A Modern Weaver’s Guide” by Maryanne Moodie is an introduction into weaving on a rectangular frame, circular, and on non-traditional looms.
One + One: Scarves Shawls and Shrugs is by Iris Schreier, author of Modular Knits, Reversible Knits & Lacy Little Knits, teaches the knitter to incorporate two different skeins into their knitting project.
Why did I want to learn to knit? It was the 1960″s, and I was a teenager wanting to create something with my hands. Didn’t like crochet so I knit.
Rigid Heddle Weaving books are available to help you learn your new weaving art. This is a list of the books that I have found most helpful.
XRX Stitches Expo is not just about knitting and crochet. They have added sewing, quilting, and embroidery to the classes and exhibitors at every show.
Whether you call it a lapghan, lap robe, or lap blanket, you will agree that they are very comfy and cozy. Now, you can make your own in any or all of these seven crafts.
Best Knitting Reference Books is a listing of my go-to books. Some are small enough for my knitting bag. No matter how long a person has been knitting, sometimes your mind draws a blank.