Introduction to Sprang with Carol James
A great video for beginners
containing lots of great information on subjects such as making your own frame, warping, the basic stitch, error identification and correction, several finishing techniques and much more.
Fingerweaving Instructions, DVD Handout
The printed patterns that accompany the instructions in the movie: 8-strand bracelet, diagonal stripe, vertical stripe, sawtooth, chevron, arrowhead, arrow-and-lightning, bulls eye. The movie tells you how to manipulate the threads, and how to use the patterns.
Fingerweaving Instructions the DVD
Learn to fingerweave. The basic method explained, as well as multiple patterns: diagonal stripe, vertical stripe, lightning, chevron and more. No textile experience necessary.
This item will be shipped after Jan 31 2020.
Contents: Beginner method 8-strand friendship bracelet setup, manipulation, and fringe twisting, More efficient method for setup for larger number of threads and more efficient finger method. Patterns include diagonal stripe, vertical stripe, sawtooth, chevron, reverse chevron, arrowhead, arrow-and-lightning, bulls eye. Also included is a section on checking your work, identifying irregularities, how to correct, and how to avoid mistakes in the first place.
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Getting started in Fingerweaving!
Videos to get started in Sprang!
Interviews with Carol
George Washington’s Mount Vernon, Sprang & the Braddock SashA talk, given by Carol James, on June 4, 2013, at George Washington’s Mount Vernon, on the occasion of the donation of a replica sash.
An interview by the local French speaking newspaper, LaLiberté, as Carol created the replica of the Braddock sash for George Washington’s Mount Vernon. Shows moving the shed all the way around a large circular warp.