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Four-Block Crackle Sampler
Woven on a traditional 4-block crackle threading on a 4-shaft loom,
these samples illustrate 43 treadling systems. Most use a single color
of pattern weft, but 2-color and 4-color is also explored.
or individual pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
This monograph explores tablet weaving with six-holed tablets.
Instructions on how to make patterns are given for each of the techniques.
Document sections: Introduction ; Terminology and Notation ; Threading-Defined Designs ; Turning-Defined Designs ; Diagonals ; Diagonals With Floats ; Repp ; Twill
Twenty-Four Blocks On Four Shafts
Threading and treadling systems are given for achieving 24 crackle
blocks on a four-shaft loom.