Monthly Archives: May 2012

Rus Kaftan Update – weaving, finally.

May 9, 2012
Here is a magnified artsy closeup of the point diamond twill weave of rus kaftan cloth.

Its been a few weeks since I last posted.  I was at the part of the project that wasn’t terribly exciting.  I finished threading the loom.  That took about 6 days of working a few hours each evening.   Then came time to beam the warp. Oh.  Em.  Gee, guys.  What a pain! It took me and my helpers (four of them!) about eight hours over three days to beam this thirteen yard warp.  Remember…

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