Weaving overshot

redesigning the tradition by Donna L. Sullivan

Publisher: Interweave Press in Loveland, Colo

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Hand weaving,
  • Hand weaving -- Patterns

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 158) and index.

Statementby Donna Lee Sullivan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTT848 .S854 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p. :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL972543M
ISBN 101883010233
LC Control Number96009401
OCLC/WorldCa34906016

  In this book, Susan Kesler-Simpson makes overshot approachable by breaking it down piece by piece so that the weaver understands how it works, and then she puts it all back together so that weavers will have the confidence to make their own overshot patterns or to try any of the 38 overshot projects she has designed for the book/5(5). Have you used the overshot weaving technigue? I would be very interested in your experiences. My first admiration of weaving was seeing the backstrap weavers. I like so many thing in their fabrics. The main one is the designs, the pictures. When I first got my loom, all the different methods and jargon confused me. Now I am ready to try again.   Weaving Overshot Redesigning the Tradition by Donna Lee Sullivan (ISBN ) Creative Overshot by Margaret B. Windeknecht Shuttle Craft Guild Monograph 31 (ISBN ) The Complete Book of Drafting for Handweavers by Madelyn van der Hoogt, Chapter 4 (ISBN ) Key to Weaving by Mary E. Black, editionAuthor: Susan Harvey. With this eBook, you get 14 of the best overshot projects ever published in Handwoven all in one place. Some of the projects included are Color Gamp in Overshot by Vicki Tardy, Overshot Made Easy for Potholders by Jean Korus, Ribbons of Overshot for a Soft Spring Shawl by Rita Hagenbruch, and so many more!

Dec 7, - Explore jdbmd's board "4 shaft overshot" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Hand weaving, Weaving patterns, Loom weaving pins. A weaving draft contains a tie-up (how to connect the shafts/harnesses to the treadles). The order of placing the threads into the heddles on the shafts, and the order in which the treadles are pressed in order to weave the desired pattern. These drafts are only a . Interweave is also your source for top-quality weaving tools and supplies. You will need a loom, of course, and we have plenty of those in our inventory. Shop flip rigid heddle looms and inkle looms. Inkle looms are great for beginners and advanced weavers who want a compact loom that is perfect for weaving bands to turn into totes and handbags.   There are multiple techniques to weave complex patterns. I think mine is the most flexible one. Here’s why: 1. Freeform overshot can be done on ANY loom: frame looms, rigid heddle looms, shaft looms, table looms, backstrap looms, even full sized inkle looms and bead looms! Only two shafts/sheds are necessary for the tabby weft..

- Visit my new arts and crafts dictionary at See more ideas about Weaving, Hand weaving and Loom weaving pins. weaving enigma overshot. New pattern, Enigma, on my summer scarf warp Overshot is a classic weaving style brought to this country by the. Szabados Judit textil. Weaving Textiles Textile Fabrics Weaving Patterns Textile Prints Textile Patterns Textile Art Scrap Fabric Projects Weaving Projects Fabric Scraps. Reflection. Jul 6, - Explore laimasellmer's board "Overshot weaving", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Weaving, Loom weaving and Hand weaving pins.

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Weaving Overshot: Redesigning the Tradition Paperback – April 1, by Donna Sullivan (Author)5/5(3). Weaving Overshot book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A complete discussion of overshot weaving with drafts, woven samples, and 4/5(7).

With more than 30 of the best overshot projects compiled from 20 years of Weaver's magazine and Prairie Wool Companion, this weaver’s reference combines step-by-step instructions with weaving theory.

Such projects as heirloom linens, traditional coverlets, and colorful modern applications for scarves, table toppers, and wall hangings are presented, covering everything a crafter needs to know to design fabulous fabrics in overshot /5(21). Chapter 8 is a grouping of small items that can be woven using overshot, such as keyrings, buttons, necklace medallion, book covers, purse.

After those 7 chapters are the projects. The 37 projects include baby blankets, shawls and scarves, curtains, table runners, belts, Christmas ornaments, coasters, tablecloth, napkins, cape, poncho/5(24). This book features the original sample collection and handwritten drafts of the talented, early 20th century weaver, Bertha Gray Hayes of Providence, Rhode Island.

She designed and wove miniature overshot patterns for /5(40). — Peggy Osterkamp, author Weaving for Beginners "Here is the go-to handbook for every rigid-heddle weaver. Especially groundbreaking is Syne’s easy-to-follow method for translating 4-shaft weaves to the rigid-heddle loom, including twill, shadow weave, overshot, and more."/5().

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. 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. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Sell Us Your Books Best Books of the Month of 35 results for Books: "overshot weaving" Skip to main search results.

Compare book prices from overbooksellers. Find Weaving Overshot: Redesigning the Tradition () by Sullivan, Donna.4/5(7). Next Steps in Weaving has the answers you're looking for. In this beautiful book by Pattie Graver, former Managing Editor of Handwoven magazine, you'll be explore a variety of weave structures and concepts in depth and detail including twill, color-and-weave, overshot, summer and winter, and lace.

This is not just a book of weaving patterns. This book also contains my process notes for the design and weaving of the sampler.

The “Mournin’ Max” Weaving Challenge Card Deck – A deck of cards that can support up to 6 weavers undertaking the challenge at the same time. Weave the projects in this book (over half are on four shafts) and you'll fall in love with overshot.

The Complete Book of Drafting Only $ This book is more than a book on drafting, it is an encyclopedia of weave structures. This classic weaving book is a must have reference for 25 different threadings including broken and undulating twills, block weaves, overshot, summer and winter, waffle weaves, huck lace, M's and O's, crackle weave, warp rep and many more.

With over samples and their drafts this book is a true treasure trove for the serious weaver. 8 shafts Huge enlargement of primary weaves from: R. Griswold, L. Serrure, G. Oelsner hanbooks Self patterned Tabby and overshot weaving on the same threading.

The Coverlet Book is a two-volume hardcover boxed set. The Coverlet Book is over 1, pages long and contains over 1, photographs, over 2, drawdowns and over diagrams.

Helene Bress is also the author of: Inkle Weaving, The Macramé Book and The Weaving Book. Free Weaving Pattern Overshot Rigid Heddle Towels. Yarn A = Mallo Cotton Slub in Ink Yarn B = Mallo Cotton Slub in Clay Yarn C = Duet Cotton/Linen in Marble 1.

Warp the loom using your preferred method (direct or indirect) with a total of warp ends, 4 yards long, alternating 1" sections (12 ends each) of Yarn A and Yarn B. Begin and end with Yarn A, for a total of 13.

Overshot captures the attention of the nonspecialist as well as the specialist in skillfully demonstrating that coverlets are both art and craft. —Paul M. Pressly, Director Emeritus of the Ossabaw Island Education Alliance, author of On the Rim of the Caribbean: Colonial Georgia and the British Atlantic World.

Miniature overshot pares down an established overshot pattern to its bare minimum while still maintaining the integrity of the pattern’s character.

For more on the subject, check out Weaving Designs By Bertha Gray Hayes: Miniature Overshot Patterns by Norma Smayda, Gretchen White, Jody Brown, and Katharine Schelleng. Weaving designs by bertha gray hayes: miniature overshot patterns by norma smayda, gretchen white, jody brown, and katherine schelleng pages, schiffer weaving designs by bertha gray hayes: miniature overshot patterns this book features the original sample collection and handwritten drafts of the talented, early posted in: patterns miniature overshot patterns we are.

Overshot. References: Madelyn van der Hoogt's, The Complete Book of Drafting for Handweavers Mary Black, The Key to Weaving. The design ideas on this page are ideas that have helped me to design and weave overshot. Overshot: A supplementary weft pattern weave.

Purchase this book as a companion to the Mournin’ Max Weaver Challenge Card Deck. This 36 page book contains the solutions to the drafting problems posed by the challenge for rows of the overshot sampler.

The book contains a simple weaving glossary (using hyperlinks) for new weavers to help make it easy to look up the word definitions.

This book features the original sample collection and handwritten drafts of the talented, early 20th century weaver, Bertha Gray Hayes of Providence, Rhode Island. She designed and wove miniature overshot patterns for four-harness looms that are creative and unique/5(27).

If you are new to weaving and need help getting started, then you’re in the right place. I’m the person behind this blog. Back when I started trying to weave, there weren’t many resources available. I put a lot of time into researching old books and experimenting and wanted to share what I had learned.

Weaving is such a fun and meaningful. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Spinning & Weaving Books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. In her book Weaving Overshot: Redesigning the Tradition, Donna Sullivan shows examples of miniatures by both Estes and Hayes.

In her section on altering scale, she refers to many patterns already reproduced in miniature, and then describes the process of reducing the size of a pattern by removing pairs of threads. In this book, Susan Kesler-Simpson makes overshot approachable by breaking it down piece by piece so that the weaver understand how it works, and then she puts it all back together so that weavers will have the confidence to make their own overshot patterns or to try any of the 38 overshot projects she has designed for the book.

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So I might have to find out Weaving through life& challenges one day at a time. Connect with the handweaving world through Handwoven. Looking for a Weaving class project - and this draft is a contender. So after cruising my books and online resources, I happened upon an awesome book which gave me some insight into one technique of miniature overshot.

Bertha Gray Hayes was an early 20th century weaver who became prominently known for her miniature overshot and name draft designs.