April 17, 2024


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doodle weaving made with colorful yarn in a round embroidery hoop

Round Doodle Weaving – ARTBAR

My head is consistently making an attempt to healthy in time to weave. I am this sort of a novice, and really don’t definitely have a model, but I enjoy playing all-around with coloration and form. This time I tried using a spherical doodle weaving using an embroidery hoop! I didn’t follow anybody’s guidance, I just designed it up as I went along. I am confident there are superior ways to do this, but I just employed tape, yarn, and a glue gun.

doodle weaving made with colorful yarn in a round embroidery hoop

For extra in-depth instructions, see my first doodle weaving here. I applied the same strategy.

And if you want to see a small online video, click listed here to view my Instagram reel.

gathering yarns and planning a color story for the round weaving

Provides wanted for spherical doodle weaving:

~ Yarn in different hues and weights (you can go to a craft shop or acquire online – low-cost yarn is just fantastic)

~ Wooden embroidery hoop (I used an 8-inch hoop)

~ Masking tape

~ Pom-pom maker (optional)

~ Sizzling glue gun

~ Craft wire for hanging

making the warp from yarn for a round weaving

How to make a spherical doodle weaving:

1. Established up the warp (these are the vertical threads). I did this by chopping a complete bunch of threads and then taping them to the facet of the hoop. I did not measure, just eye-balled. I also loosely taped the hanging threads up to the side which is why it looks like there is so a great deal tape.

doodle weaving with yarn using a fork as a tool to press down the weft

2. Get started weaving. Anything at all goes, below. Refer back again to my very first doodle weaving submit for much more explicit directions. Just start off and conclusion beneath. And use a fork to push down the weft (those are the horizontal threads).

doodle weaving with thick and thin yarns, using tape at the ends of the yarn instead of a needle

3. I use a “shoelace” procedure when weaving whereby I wrap the close of the yarn with a piece of tape so that it’s less difficult to weave with. This is simply because I can not uncover my plastic weaving needles. But it is also because I just cannot see nicely ample to thread the needle. This system performs seriously effectively for me. It’s quick and straightforward.

doodle weaving with thick and thin yarns, using an embroidery hoop

4. You don’t have to go from bottom to major when doodle weaving. You can commence any where and move about until finally it is all stuffed up. I eventually want to weave like I would draw, but for now I instinctively go base to top rated. You can also go again in and fill areas if there are gaps. The fork really assists to make it all limited.

Doodle weaving using an embroidery hoop

5. When finished, I pulled off the blue tape that I made use of to loosely hold the ends, but I remaining the tape that retains the warp. I built certain you could not see it when putting the outer hoop in excess of the interior hoop. Tighten the outer hoop as restricted as you can.

Tracing a pice of felt to glue onto the back of the embroidery hoop round weaving

6. Trace the hoop onto a piece of felt with a pencil.

Using hot glue on the back of an embroider hoop to seal the back of the round weaving

7. Very hot glue the felt to the again. This is a really effortless way to finish the weaving so you do not have to deal with all the finishes!

Gluing on a piece of felt to the back of an embroidery hoop used to make a round weaving

Adding a homemade pom-pom to the round doodle weaving

8. Make a pom-pom to protect the minimal knob on prime of the hoop. Include a piece of wire to hold!

Doodle weaving in a round embroidery hoop.

Voila! Do not neglect to view the movie!

xo Bar

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