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If you enjoy the‘feel’of textiles... or if you have admired textiles and wondered how they were made (and if you could make them)…Come to our meetings, which are open to the public.

Members ($15/yr.) have access to an extensive library of over 500 items. To browse, click on the the library tab above, then sort the books by Title, Author and more, by clicking on the small arrows above each column.Torequest a book to be brought to the nextmeeting, click here.

Beginner looms are availablefor free loan to members, (click here to request one) and best of all, access to experienced weavers who can direct you to reliable books and videos from our library... and provide hands-on help in all aspects of weaving.

We welcome yet-to-be weavers, as well as experienced weavers!
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East Meeting Rm. Tippecanoe Arts Federation,
638 North St., Lafayette 9:15am Social Time, Meeting9:30am until noon


Next Meeting: Jan 20, 2017

To Be Announced


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Photos from the Nov 18, 2016 Meeting

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WWG Nov, 18, 2016


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Jacket 1, by Jane

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Jacket 2, by Jane

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Newest leno scarf, by Ryoko

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Barley Corn towels, by Ryoko

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Towel by Ryoko


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Rag throw, by Elaine (Holding a sample of the rag size)


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Handwoven cards, By Ryoko


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Three differnt bags, handwoven by Elaine

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Detail of coin purse by Elaine

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Dorothy showing TEST PIECE of “overshot figures woven on plainweave."

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Finished wall hanging using overshot woven on plainweave, by Dorothy.



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Advancing twill table runner-red/gray, by Dorothy

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Advancing twill table runner gray-on-gray, by Dorothy

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Advancing twill table runner white-on-gray, by Dorothy


Jan Y completed the TAF EXHIBIT sash... designed by Ryoko on spreadsheet


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Phyllis, Dorothy and Ryoko wove towels for the yearly exchange

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Andrea, Wanda and Jan Y browse guld library offerings

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Wanda & Jan Y tape their card-stock ornament forms


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Dagmar demonstrating the start of dragon boat ornaments

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Dorothy discussing the winding of an ornament with Jan K; Gailen winding

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Andrea winding ornament

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Phyllis winding ornament


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Happy dragon boat ornaments!


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Photos from the October 21, 2016 Meeting

The program at the October meetingincluded Show n’ Tell and an introduction, by Dagmar, to inkle weaving.

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Looking North East

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Looking North West

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Ryoko with her new Leno scarf -

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Close-up of Ryoko's leno scarf

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Ryoko’s Theo Moorman scarf

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Close-up of Ryoko's Theo Moorman scarf

Close-up of Ryoko's samples of weave structures made from the new Bateman book


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Joni's many straps she has made

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Close-up Joni's straps

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Linda's baby blanket
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Dorothy with baby blanket for newest grandbaby

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Elaine explaining to Gail, the natural dyes she used

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Natural dyes by Elaine

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Curtain Ssample by Elaine

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Elaine showing curtain fabric
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Close-up of fimished curtain by Elaine

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Dagmar with huck scarf
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Dagmar with deflected double weave scarf
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Linda inspecting details of Jane's inkle work
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Dorothy sharing samples of belts she has made
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Dagmar demonstrating warping of inkle loom


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September 16, 2016 Show & Tell Photos

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Dorothy showing a handspun/handwoven scarf


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Christine showing a leno piece


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Closeup of Christine's leno piece


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Sample from the new Bateman book, woven by Ryoko



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Sample of how Ryoko made the double-weave butterfly piece



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Towel by Phyllis



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Scarf with leno inserts, by Phyllis


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Scarf by Phyllis


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Photo of scarves, by Phyllis, that she made recently, and gave as gifts


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Tagged sample Rita made at Convergence


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Elaine making notes of sample made by Rita










































































































































































































































Dorothy & Ron Baker 2015