Tying the warp to the front apron rod
Before I even began this step, I removed the raddle and lease sticks from the back of the loom, and I removed the texsolv cords that were used to support the raddle, lease sticks and reed while winding on and threading.
Tying up the treadles
The treadling is a point twill treadling and the original tieup required 4 treadles. I like “walking” my treadles.
Weaving a header
Now on to weaving some samples! Go to Life History-Day 7
To review, go back to Life History-Day 5
I have been happily weaving since my son was born in 1988.