|Back of loom - setting up warps on raddle.|
Most folks stick to one method and will not deviate. Others are looking for some new tricks. These photos will help illuminate how I dress the loom, but they probably won't fill in all the details. So if you are curious for more...let me know!
|Tying the two rods together with shoelaces.|
|Warp set in raddle. Rods tied together.|
|Warp is ready to roll onto warp beam.|
|Warping on in process.|
|Securing the warps at the front of the loom|
|Beaming on with sticks (not paper).|
|Another view of warps under tension while beaming.|
I hope that this process intrigues you! Send me photos of your warping process!
Next bit of news, I'll be traveling to India for a month from January 11th - February 11th. I will have intermittent email access. If you want to place an order please call the shop directly (207-363-2808). Please ask Eddie to give me credit for your order...I rely on your business to keep my studio afloat! Many many thanks!
|Colorful laundry drying in India.|
|Indian woman weaving.|
|Indian man weaving rope rug.|
|Let's grow old together!|
I will close with some images from my previous trip to Tamil Nadu in 2007.
Happy New Year!
Namaste ~ Sarah