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Inkle Weaving on a Rigid Heddle Loom with Peggy



It is often used for making straps for bags, bets, book marks and more! Peggy will teach you how to make your rigid heddle work for this style of weaving.

No need for an additional loom to weave Inkle Bands. Make Belts, bookmarks, straps and decorations in this very old Scandinavian style on any size rigid heddle loom. You will make bookmarks in this class.Choose fairly smooth yarns in whatever two or more colors you wish. Good choices for yarn are Berroca Pima 100, or Classic Elite Gigi.
Skill Level:
beginner
Skill Details:
Beginner who has used a rigid heddle loom at least once
Requirements:
10-inch or larger loom with 7.5-dent heddle, Choose fairly smooth yarns in whatever two or more colors you wish. Good choices for yarn are Berroca Pima 100, or Classic Elite Gigi. Sleying (threading) hook, the usual tools (scissors, yarn needle, measure, etc.) You can rent looms from HOKC for $25.00 per week. Be sure arrange the rental in advance as loom supply is limited.
Instructor Name:
Peggy McIntosh
Instructor Bio:
Peggy has been weaving for more than 30 years, and teaching weaving at HOKC for 4 years. She is a member of the Inland Empire Handweavers Guild.

Inkle Weaving on a Rigid Heddle Loom with Peggy

Cost:
$ 35.00