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Choosing Tablets for Tablet Weaving

How do we choose tablets for tablet or card weaving? You can buy and make tablets in bone, wood, leather, plastic and cardboard. The things to consider are flexibility, size, and thickness. You need to use identically sized tablets in each piece of tablet weaving. Sizing is personal. My preferred size is about five centimetres / two inches. Many manufacturers …

Tablet woven River of life

Rivers of Life

The technique of tablet weaving continues to amaze. Peter Collingwood said in ‘The Techniques of Tablet Weaving’: “It is only when, in the development of the loom, the shed making device reached the complexity found in a draw loom or Jacquard…