On Weaving

Author: Anni Albers

Publisher: Courier Corporation


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 204

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This survey of textile fundamentals and methods, written by the foremost textile artist of the 20th century, covers hand weaving and the loom, fundamental construction and draft notation, modified and composite weaves, early techniques of thread interlacing, interrelation of fiber and construction, tactile sensibility, and design. 9 color illustrations. 112 black-and-white plates.

Role of Yarn Tension in Weaving

Author: Samir Kumar Neogi

Publisher: CRC Press


Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 290

View: 174

Role of Yarn Tension in Weaving deals exclusively with the various aspects of tension of warp and weft yarns during weaving and its preparatory processes. The ten chapters contain numerous illustrations so that the text can be understood easily and clearly. This book will be useful to students, mill personnel, and researchers associated with weaving, for it provides useful information on the various aspects of warp and weft tensions in the processes of weaving preparation, weaving, and formation of the cloth.

Ecological Education in Action

On Weaving Education, Culture, and the Environment

Author: Gregory A. Smith

Publisher: SUNY Press


Category: Education

Page: 244

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Celebrates the work of educators who explore ecological issues in school and non-school settings. Gives examples of ways to impact the thinking of children and adults in order to affirm the values of sufficiency, mutual support, and community.

Handbook of Weaving

Author: Sabit Adanur

Publisher: CRC Press


Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 448

View: 176

A mixture of science and art, weaving is nearly as old as human history. Despite the many technological advances in the field, however, it is still virtually impossible to control each individual fiber in a woven structure. To help you meet this and other weaving challenges, Handbook of Weaving covers every step of the process clearly and systematically, from fibers and yarns, fabric design and construction, and weaving fundamentals to the various modern methods of weaving, fabric structure, properties, and testing, and plant operations.

A Treatise on the Art of Weaving

Illustrated by Engravings with Calculations and Tables for the Use of Manufacturers

Author: John Murphy (of Scotland)



Category: Weaving

Page: 518

View: 384

Cane Basket Work

A Practical Manual on Weaving Useful and Fancy Baskets

Author: Annie Firth

Publisher: Franklin Classics



Page: 140

View: 513

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. To ensure a quality reading experience, this work has been proofread and republished using a format that seamlessly blends the original graphical elements with text in an easy-to-read typeface. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.

Hands on Weaving

Author: Barbara Liebler



Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 111

View: 229

Teaches the basic skills and fundamentals of weaving using complete instructions for beautiful and useful projects.