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These Sami style weaving drafts can be woven using a single or double hole rigid heddle loom. The band weaving patterns are woven using a pickup technique over a tabby ground warp.
More about Weaving with Sami Style weaving reeds
Beaivi Weaving Loom
How to weave with a 2 hole rigid heddle loom.
How to weave pickup on a band loom
Sami Pickup Weaving Patterns
Saami Beaivi Loom Weaving Workshops
Beginner Saami Pickup Band Weaving Learn the basics of how to weave pickup using a Beaivi double hole rigid heddle loom.
Warp a Beaivi Loom Workshop Learn how to warp a Beaivi loom and how to weave pickup patterns.
Stoorstalka Weaving Reeds
A traditional Sami weaving reed made of modern materials. Stoorstalka now makes several designs of Sami Weaving reeds: standard, double slot ‘Sunna’ and double hole ‘Beaivi’ – and also a new Sami style weaving shuttle ‘Gehpa’. Wonderful!
You can now purchase them in my PaivatarYarn Etsy Shop
Saami Music – Itunes
Binna Banna – Kikki Aikio
Áphi (Wide As Oceans) – Sofia Jannok
Ulda – Ulla Pirttijärvi & Ulda
The Kautokeino Rebellion (Music from the Movie) – Herman Rundberg, Mari Boine & Svein Schultz
Beaivi, Áhcázan (The Sun, My Father) – Nils-Aslak Valkeapää
Sami Band Weaving Books
Sue Foulkes has written a few books about Sami band weaving and using a Sunna heddle.
Band Weaving Books
Weaving Patterned Bands: How to Create and Design with 5, 7, and 9 Pattern Threads
Norwegian Pick-Up Bandweaving
Handwoven Tape: Understanding and Weaving Early American and Contemporary Tape
Band Weaving: The Techniques, Looms, and Uses for Woven Bands
Weaving Bands: Woven bands / Table Bands / Plaited Bands / Insertion Bands