Learn weaving techniques for the rigid-heddle loom with expert Liz Gipson in Life After Warping, a weaving workshop DVD for weaving cloth fast and without fuss.
The rigid-heddle loom is simple to warp, portable, and ideal for making cloth fast! With her "Weave more and fuss less" philosophy, Liz Gipson will show you the fun you can have making cloth for everything from scarves and towels to blankets, and even garments. In this video, Liz will show you:
How to choose the right shuttles and other weaving tools
How to set up for comfortable weaving
Weaving techniques for tidy selvedges and neat color transitions
Easy ways to handle broken warp threads or tension problems
Finishing techniques, from hemstitching to fringe
How to wet-finish your fabric
This video also includes a lovely blanket project to get you started using all your new weaving skills. With Liz's expert instruction and calm enthusiasm, you and your loom will soon be turning out beautiful cloth for every purpose you can imagine.