span Overshot is perhaps the most iconic weaving technique think antique coverlets and fancy table runners yet many weavers are intimidated by its complex looking structure But it doesnt have to be difficult 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 Weavers will learn to understand overshot as a derivative of twillto understand the tie up, placement of tabby in the tie up, threading, and treadlinghow to choose threads for overshothow to use borders in your designshow to set up the loom for overshothow to work an overshot gampProjects include BlanketsShawlsScarvesChristmas ornamentsTable runnersPlacematsNapkinsOthersSusans explanations are to the point and easy to understand When you read through the chapters, its as if Susan is sitting there with you, telling you in a friendly voice how to weave overshot step by step excerpt from the Foreword by Tom Knisely...
|Title||:||Overshot Simply: Understanding the Weave Structure 38 Projects to Practice Your Skills|
|Publisher||:||Stackpole Books August 1, 2018|
|Number of Pages||:||144 pages|
|File Size||:||585 KB|
|Status||:||Available For Download|
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