Weaving Contemporary Rag Rugs New Designs – Traditional Techniques


Weaving rag rugs is an immensely satisfying process that enables you to use cast-off remnants of fabric to make something beautiful and functional for your home. In this book, you’ll explore the fascinating history of rag weaving, learn how to weave a basic rag rug, master some of the most popular traditional designs, and experiment with contemporary techniques for weaving and embellishing rugs.

Heather Allen is a fiber artist who enjoys using vibrant colors and combining surface design techniques with her weaving. She has taught at the Appalachian Center for Crafts, University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, Penland School of Crafts, and Arrowmount School of Arts and Crafts. She lives and works in a riverside studio in Asheville, North Carolina.

Hardcover, 128 Pages, Color Illustrations

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