The rigid heddle loom, a simple device with a hard-sounding name, is remarkably versatile and easy to use! It's great for beginners, but equally great for seasoned weavers who can explore its endless potential while never getting bored. If you're accustomed to thinking of the rigid heddle loom as a "placemat" loom, be prepared to be amazed!
In this DVD, you will see how to use it for all kinds of fabrics that range from sturdy little rugs to sheer shawls and from simple plain weaves to complex finger manipulations to doubleweave and beyond!!
Learn how to:
Warp your loom in a matter of minutes
Master simple finger manipulations
Use a pick-up stick to weave any pattern you choose
Use two heddles for fine fabrics and even double cloth
Add clever embellishments to your weaving as you go
And so much more!
This 2 disc set begins at the beginning and goes from there. You'll find simple explanations of dozens of techniques as the author works through a handsome sampler. PDF downloads offer complete printed sampler instructions and hand "cheat sheets" for more intricate weaving sequences. You won't want to stop learning the next new thing with this versatile loom.