CONTACT US

CALL (503) 801-6117

  • The Oregon Weaver on Facebook

FOLLOW US

Specializing in custom jackets, coats and scarves woven on hand looms.

NAVIGATE

©2017 by The Oregon Weaver | All Rights Reserved

P. O. Box 455 | Pacific City, OR United States 97135

  • Karen

What is Warp and Weft, You Ask?

I often run into people at art shows who are unfamiliar with the weaving process. I tend to use the terms "warp" and "weft" and occasionally have people asking me what these terms mean. In basic terms, warp and weft are the process of turning yarn into fabric.


Essentially, a warp in weaving refers to the longitudinal placement of the yarn. On the loom, it is


2 views