There is a lot to learn about weaving! As a new weaver, you might wonder what the next steps are to grow your skills.Next Steps in Weaving has the answers you're looking for.
In this beautiful book by Pattie Graver, former Managing Editor of Handwoven magazine, you'll be explore a variety of weave structures and concepts in depth and detail including twill, color-and-weave, overshot, summer and winter, lace, and doubleweave.
This is not just a book of weaving patterns. Each topic is explained and supplemented with instructions for weaving a sampler and a project in order to solidify the concepts and enable you to design your own projects. In addition, the book offers troubleshooting tips in order to expand your weaving expertise.
Whether you're new to weaving, have the basics down, or are looking to improve your foundation skills, this book will be an asset to your weaving library. So what are you waiting for? Take theNext Steps in Weaving!
About the Author
Pattie Graver has been weaving for twenty years. Her work has been featured in Handwoven magazine, and she is a former Managing Editor of the publication. She left the job that she loved so she could spend more time at her loom(s). She is a longtime member of the Handweavers Guild of Boulder and has successfully participated in many of the guild's annual sales.
"Pattie is a weaver who lives her passion. She sees weaving as being part of the essence of who we are, an integral part of our history, as well as our present-day culture, and therefore in many ways a birth-rite to us all, and one that she can share with us if we wish to follow her into the world of weaving." --The Textile Blog