Round Doodle Weaving – ARTBAR

Janice K. Johnson

My mind is continually trying to suit in time to weave. I am this kind of a amateur, and never really have a design, but I enjoy enjoying close to with shade and form. This time I tried using a round doodle weaving employing an embroidery hoop! I didn’t observe anybody’s directions, I just built it up as I went alongside. I am confident there are greater strategies to do this, but I just used tape, yarn, and a glue gun.

doodle weaving made with colorful yarn in a round embroidery hoop

For a lot more in-depth guidelines, see my very first doodle weaving listed here. I employed the exact method.

And if you want to see a short online video, simply click below to watch my Instagram reel.

gathering yarns and planning a color story for the round weaving

Materials wanted for round doodle weaving:

~ Yarn in distinctive colors and weights (you can go to a craft keep or buy on the net – low-cost yarn is just great)

~ Wooden embroidery hoop (I utilised an 8-inch hoop)

~ Masking tape

~ Pom-pom maker (optional)

~ Sizzling glue gun

~ Craft wire for hanging

making the warp from yarn for a round weaving

How to make a round doodle weaving:

1. Established up the warp (these are the vertical threads). I did this by slicing a complete bunch of threads and then taping them to the side of the hoop. I did not evaluate, just eye-balled. I also loosely taped the hanging threads up to the aspect which is why it seems like there is so considerably tape.

doodle weaving with yarn using a fork as a tool to press down the weft

2. Get started weaving. Just about anything goes, right here. Refer again to my initial doodle weaving post for far more specific instructions. Just commence and conclusion beneath. And use a fork to thrust down the weft (all those are the horizontal threads).

doodle weaving with thick and thin yarns, using tape at the ends of the yarn instead of a needle

3. I use a “shoelace” technique when weaving whereby I wrap the end of the yarn with a piece of tape so that it is easier to weave with. This is since I are not able to come across my plastic weaving needles. But it’s also mainly because I cannot see perfectly adequate to thread the needle. This technique will work actually effectively for me. It is fast and easy.

doodle weaving with thick and thin yarns, using an embroidery hoop

4. You don’t have to go from bottom to best when doodle weaving. You can commence everywhere and move close to until finally it is all loaded up. I eventually want to weave like I would attract, but for now I instinctively go bottom to top rated. You can also go back in and fill areas if there are gaps. The fork definitely allows to make it all tight.

Doodle weaving using an embroidery hoop

5. When finished, I pulled off the blue tape that I employed to loosely keep the finishes, but I still left the tape that retains the warp. I produced sure you could not see it when putting the outer hoop above the inner hoop. Tighten the outer hoop as tight as you can.

Tracing a pice of felt to glue onto the back of the embroidery hoop round weaving

6. Trace the hoop onto a piece of felt with a pencil.

Using hot glue on the back of an embroider hoop to seal the back of the round weaving

7. Incredibly hot glue the felt to the back. This is a truly effortless way to end the weaving so you really don’t have to deal with all the finishes!

Gluing on a piece of felt to the back of an embroidery hoop used to make a round weaving

Adding a homemade pom-pom to the round doodle weaving

8. Make a pom-pom to include the tiny knob on leading of the hoop. Add a piece of wire to cling!

Doodle weaving in a round embroidery hoop.

Voila! Don’t fail to remember to enjoy the movie!

xo Bar

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Doodle Weaving with a Cardboard Loom

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