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Finn Weave Pickup -Weaving Drafts


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Unpatterned section

In Finnweave, threads 1 and 2 weave the upper(background) layer and threads 3 and 4 weave the bottom(pattern) layer.

Pattern section

1. Pedal # 8 – shafts 3 & 4.

With pick-up stick, pick up the 2 threads for each vertical line of the pattern design.

Close the shed.

2. Move the pick-up stick to the reed and weave the upper layer – shaft 1

3. Raise shaft 2 and weave the second upper layer yarn.

Remove pick-up stick.

4. Pedal # 7 – shafts 1 & 2

Pick-up the 2 background threads, following the pattern.
The pick-up stick holds up the background while you weave the bottom layer.

Push the pick-up stick towards the reed and close the shed.

5. Raise shaft 3 and weave the lower layer.

6. Raise shaft 4 and weave the second lower layer.

Weaving Drafts

Rosepath
Birds Eye Weaving Draft
Dimity Cord
Summer Winter Draft
Krokbragd
Huck Lace
Log Cabin
Broken Twill Weave

The Big Book of Weaving: Handweaving in the Swedish Tradition: Techniques, Patterns, Designs and Materials
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UK: Big Book of Weaving

The Treasure Chest of Swedish Weaving
Complete pattern drafts for rugs, curtain, table cloths, towels, bedspreads.
UK: Treasure Chest of Swedish Weaving

Mastering Weave Structures
How to design threadings, channel the design power of the tie-up, and make the most of threading options, as well as understand fibers, setts, and color interactions.
UK: Mastering Weave Structures

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