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Beka Rigid Heddle Childs Loom 10″

Our CHILD’S WEAVING LOOM is perfect for the young and the young-at-heart. An excellent loom for the beginning weaver, it also performs well as a portable loom for more experienced weavers. This loom features Beka rigid heddles which provide the weaver with an easy and reliable method of weaving. Both simple and complex techniques may be done with this loom. Made of hard maple, our CHILD’S WEAVING LOOM comes fully assembled with a pre-warped heddle. … Read entire article »


The Weaver’s Idea Book: Creative Cloth on a Rigid Heddle Loom

New and experienced weavers alike are always on the lookout for new weave-structure patterns. The Weaver’s Idea Book presents a wide variety of patterns for the simple rigid-heddle loom, accompanied by harness drafts for multishaft looms. The techniques include leno, Brooks bouquet, soumak, and embroidery on fabric. Each chapter contains weaving patterns along with swatches illustrating the techniques, accompanied by … Read entire article »

From Baskets to Tapestries: A Brief History of Weaving & Looms

From Baskets to Tapestries: A Brief History of Weaving & Looms

Ahhh, History! The use of weaving and looms is one of the most ancient art and cultural forms, combining both practicality and beauty as craftsmanship developed through the ages. Weaving likely began with the creation of ancient baskets, and grew in sophistication as the technique transitioned to use in fabrics for clothing. Early African and Arabian cultures used¬† many kinds of looms … Read entire article »

Ashford: Simple Warping for a Rigid Heddle Loom

This outstanding¬† instructional video from Ashford shows how to use their rigid heddle loom. The sparking HD video and relaxing music is reason enough to watch, but it is also an excellent demo of: rigid heddle loom setup shuttle prep how to change colors reed adjustment problem solving Click HERE >> to read 5 Star Reviews about the Ashford Rigid Heddle Loom … Read entire article »

Ashford Rigid Heddle Loom Stand 16in Weaving Loom Stand

Ashford Rigid Heddle Loom Stand 16 inch Weaving Loom Stand. Stand for rigid heddle loom. The stand for your rigid heddle loom creates a free-standing loom with adjustable tilt, making the weaving process very comfortable and easy. Read More … Read entire article »

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