Her new designer-towels look complex but are achievable even for beginning weavers. Build your skill with 2 shuttles and learn to use a profile draft! Great way to learn or refresh on Summer & Winter weave structure.
Kit Saves Time & Money
We save you time and expense by winding just the right amount of all ten colors of our 100% cotton 8/2 Aurora Earth yarn needed to obtain these gorgeous color combinations.
A two-color warp uses eight different weft colors to weave four generous sized towels, each one different from the other! It's great fun to see this colorful fabric emerge from your loom!
Learn A New Weave Structure
These four generously sized towels (18½" x 25½" each) are woven in a two-tie structure (often called summer and winter).
You Will Need
Equipment requirements: four-shaft loom, 23" weaving width; 12-dent reed; 2 shuttles & 2 bobbins.
Color Collection PDF Pattern
You will need to purchase and download this PDF pattern directly from Etsy. Click HERE to download Color Collection PDF
This is no ordinary pattern. In it you will learn everything you need to complete the project successfully! Plus you'll gain invaluable experience working with color combinations for your own future design projects. Pattern includes:
• Detailed project specifications
• Clear instructions for threading and treadling using a profile draft
• Numbered Threading and Treadling Guides
• Full-color profile draft
• Heddle counts
• Accurate instructions for warping and weaving
• Full-color draw-down section illustrating threading, tie-up, and treadling
• Color chart of Yarn Requirements that will identify the colors in your kit.
Join Sarah Jackson's first Four-Shaft Weave-Along on Facebook. She'll guide you through the pattern and support you with weaving hints and tips and lots of encouragement. You'll be able to ask questions and get immediate answers, share your progress, and celebrate each others work. Join Weave Along with Sarah Jackson: Color Collection Towels . It's free!
Designed by Sarah Jackson
BFA(concentration in textile design), University of Kansas. Former technical editor and weaving editor for Handwoven magazine (which has published her work more than 30 times!) Currently, she presents workshops and lectures for weaving guilds and national conferences.
Missed a Previous Weave Along?
Although a Weave Along group may have reached the "official" end of the Weave Along, it will remain open and active as long as people are weaving. Click HERE to learn more and order the pattern and yarn packs for Sarah Jackson's Weave Alongs.