Paper weaving is a simple and inexpensive way to teach young kids the basics of weaving. This can be a tricky skill to teach (and learn) but starting with a few simple tips will help your young artist to be successful!
Paper weaving is often done as a kid and never done again, but it doesn't have to be that way! Woven paper can be a beautiful and interesting expression of fiber art. Weaving with paper is also a great way to break your artist's block if you need to think outside the loom to freshen your mind.
Weaving Paper Hearts: These woven hearts are made from various prints of card stock and have a lovely pattern and texture. If you don't have a selection of card stock available, pages from magazines are a great alternative. They work wonderfully as-is on a lovely …
I had the pleasure of teaching my Tumbling Triplets class to over a dozen members of the Madison Sewing Guild recently. Predominantly garment sewists, this group deviated from my usual groups of quilters. Quilters typically catch on to putting shapes together to create a block, so once they see ho