Patterns, Drafts, Hints & tips


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 Backstrap loom weaving  Workshop notes (February 2017)
Ikat dyeing a warp Workshop notes (March 2017)

Dyeing wool for beginners workshop, May 2016 (acid dyes only)


Workshop notes  and Risk assessment  

Here is the draft for the March 2015 workshop on Weaving Overshot.
it is a 4-shaft draft called Italian Diamond:
'Fish and Chip Baby' pattern for jumper and hat - original pattern and revised pattern 
 The revised pattern has instructions for larger sizes.
Knitting with energised singles:
 Instructions from Pete & Carol Leonard's workshop 19/3/2011. 
Sami bands: Susan Foulkes' workshop 16/3/13   5 7 and 9 pattern thread charts 


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