doodle weaving made with colorful yarn in a round embroidery hoop

Round Doodle Weaving – ARTBAR

My head is frequently attempting to match in time to weave. I am such a beginner, and really do not genuinely have a design and style, but I adore taking part in close to with shade and shape. This time I experimented with a spherical doodle weaving utilizing an embroidery hoop! I did not follow anybody’s directions, I just produced it up as I went alongside. I am absolutely sure there are much better techniques to do this, but I just utilised tape, yarn, and a glue gun.

doodle weaving made with colorful yarn in a round embroidery hoop

For much more in-depth guidelines, see my 1st doodle weaving in this article. I utilized the exact same method.

And if you want to see a quick video clip, click listed here to observe my Instagram reel.

gathering yarns and planning a color story for the round weaving

Materials needed for spherical doodle weaving:

~ Yarn in various shades and weights (you can go to a craft retail outlet or get on-line – low-cost yarn is just high-quality)

~ Picket embroidery hoop (I utilised an 8-inch hoop)

~ Masking tape

~ Pom-pom maker (optional)

~ Hot glue gun

~ Craft wire for hanging

making the warp from yarn for a round weaving

How to make a spherical doodle weaving:

1. Set up the warp (these are the vertical threads). I did this by slicing a complete bunch of threads and then taping them to the side of the hoop. I did not evaluate, just eye-balled. I also loosely taped the hanging threads up to the facet which is why it seems to be 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. Something goes, here. Refer again to my first doodle weaving write-up for extra explicit guidance. Just begin and end underneath. And use a fork to force down the weft (all 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” approach when weaving whereby I wrap the close of the yarn with a piece of tape so that it is a lot easier to weave with. This is because I can’t find my plastic weaving needles. But it’s also because I simply cannot see nicely adequate to thread the needle. This technique works really properly for me. It is fast and simple.

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

4. You never have to go from base to best when doodle weaving. You can start out wherever and move all around till it is all filled up. I finally want to weave like I would attract, but for now I instinctively go bottom to leading. You can also go back in and fill areas if there are gaps. The fork seriously helps to make it all tight.

Doodle weaving using an embroidery hoop

5. When finished, I pulled off the blue tape that I utilised to loosely maintain the ends, but I still left the tape that holds the warp. I designed positive you couldn’t see it when placing the outer hoop over the internal 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 on to 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. Sizzling glue the felt to the again. This is a actually straightforward way to complete the weaving so you never have to offer 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 go over the little knob on top rated of the hoop. Include a piece of wire to hang!

Doodle weaving in a round embroidery hoop.

Voila! Don’t forget about to view the video clip!

xo Bar

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