Category Archives: looms

What a Cute Little Baby!

Here’s the newest addition to my family of Rigid Heddle Looms. . . a used size A Easy Weaver, which I found on eBay. Smaller, 17-1/2″ x 10″, and much lighter, than my 18″ x 18″ Bs, this baby will … Continue reading

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It’s Official – I’m a Weaving Teacher!

I taught my first weaving class Saturday, one-on-one with Linda, a nursing home employee, who recently received a vintage Peacock table loom for her birthday. – You can take a look through a Peacock instruction booklet, here. – The timing … Continue reading

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News – Some Old, Some New

The cute little Initiation floor looms that the nursing home and I bought back in December had no reeds. So, I ordered a brand new one, an 8 dent, the gauge needed for yarns like RHSS. – I know, shocking, … Continue reading

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Two Firsts

Man, this blog is so behind! I last wrote about DH and I making potholder looms back on November 24th. Remember that 12″ frame that I found up in our attic? – the one with the bathtub picture. Well, before … Continue reading

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Postponed

Two people in the nursing home’s Rec. Dept. are out sick so Ellen can’t get away tomorrow to go pick up the looms. We’re hoping to do it next week. In the meantime, I’ve asked for the looms’ dimensions when … Continue reading

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Getting Acquainted

I’m going to try very hard not to over-think this project. After all, the previous owner of my Saori loom has already measured out and wound on a bright pink and blue warp and started weaving. All I have to … Continue reading

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Craigslist Strikes Again

This seller was motivated, so motivated that she placed a listing in both Craigslist and Ravelry. So really, there was no hope for me! lol. I couldn’t have helped but see it on one website or the other. I was … Continue reading

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