Weaving loom and fiber arts

WORLD WEAVING

Weaving is one of the simplest and oldest ways of creating cloth and fabric.  It beautifully integrates math, science, art, and critical small motor skills.  Visit weavers around the world still practicing their ancestors’ techniques to make clothing that lasts a lifetime.  Focus, concentration, and yarn is used  for weaving an armband.

 

Best for ages 8 years +
60-90 minutes

 

WHAT YOU NEED:

Scissors

Knot tying ability or help


BUILD A SERIES WITH:

Finger Knitting (Online)

Inca: Llamas & Looms

Native California: Miwok & Ohlone

Olmec, Maya, & Aztec

Southwest Native America

West Africa

Natural Dyeing