Wednesday, March 08, 2006
This is the front of the loom. Each warp thread is "sleyed" through the "reed". This is an 8 dent reed, meaning there are 8 slots per inch for the warp threads to go through. I wove the ruanna at 24 ends per inch (each warp thread is called and end) so that means 3 ends in each dent.
Posted by Alice (in BC Canada) at 12:29 p.m.