Pikes Peak Weavers Guild

Web Resources

Weaving Resources

This site contains a huge collection of weaving drafts, journals, and other publications. Basic access is free, but a small annual subscription unlocks many useful features.

Inkle Loom Pattern Designer
A web-based pattern design tool for inkle bands to help you create and visualize your own patterns

The Loomy Bin
A design tool for tablet weaving, an article about shadow weave on floor looms, and list of the author’s publications

Tim’s Treadle Reducer
A web-based tool to create a skeleton tie-up (one that uses 2 or more treadles simultaneously) based on a draft that needs more treadles than your loom has available

Backstrap Weaving
Laverne Waddington’s website and collected information on backstrap weaving

Dyeing Resources

Dharma Trading Company
Dharma has many how-to articles as well as being a major supplier of dyes, dye supplies, and dyeable goods

Maiwa has a wealth of information on natural dyes, as well as being a supplier of natural dyes, dye supplies and dyeable goods

Paula Burch All About Hand Dyeing
A valuable resource on dyeing with many details about the hows and whys of dyes