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Weaving overshot redesigning the tradition by Donna L. Sullivan

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Published by Interweave Press in Loveland, Colo .
Written in English


  • Hand weaving,
  • Hand weaving -- Patterns

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 158) and index.

Statementby Donna Lee Sullivan.
LC ClassificationsTT848 .S854 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p. :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL972543M
ISBN 101883010233
LC Control Number96009401

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The number of overshot drafts available in weaving texts is incredibly vast. Check the Overshot Bilbliography, pages 16–17, for a complete list of sources. The heyday of overshot weaving took place from the settling of the American colonies up to the Civil Size: 2MB. And my own collection of books that I pulled together information from: The Key to Weaving: A textbook of hand weaving for the beginning weaver by Mary E. Black. Mastering Weave Structures by Sharon Alderman. And the book that got me fascinated with overshot in the first place, A Handweaver’s Pattern Book by Marguerite P. Davison. Category: Overshot The Mournin’ Max Weaver’s Challenge toolkit has arrived. Octo 10/13 There are four parts of the “Mournin’ Max” Weaver’s Challenge toolkit. 1. The “Mournin’ Max” – Celebrating years of distance learning in hand weaving. An e-book to telling the story of how and why this project came.   An overshot draft scanned from “A Handweaver’s Pattern Book” by Marguerite P. Davison. Where I have highlighted in yellow, it says USE TABBY. What that means is that after every pattern shot, you want to use the alternating tabby shot to secure your pattern weft. So when you break down the treadling pattern step by step.

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