Weave two samples. With a rigid heddle loom you can weave vertical and horizontal stripes. The four shaft loom is set up so it is straightforward to weave zigzags
An opportunity to experiment with some of the many possibilities provided by this craft as well as learning to how to thread up looms. It is aimed at those who have done some weaving as well as complete beginners.
I teach at Ardington School of Crafts.
Weft faced sample including some tapestry weaving techniques
Part of a balanced weave sample
I enjoy weaving pictures based on seascapes and landscapes. A selection of my pictures is available at North Farm Gallery in the Isles of Scilly. I also like weaving scarves and experimenting with some of the many possibilities with this amazing craft
.I plan to be at Abingdon Craft Fair (8-10 November) and at Ardington School of Crafts Winter Fair on 24 November. I will be demonstrating and letting people have a go weaving as well as selling scarves and pictures. Members of the Oxford and Kennet Valley Guilds will also be spinning at Abingdon