May 21, 2024


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doodle weaving made with colorful yarn in a round embroidery hoop

Round Doodle Weaving – ARTBAR

My brain is regularly striving to in good shape in time to weave. I am these types of a amateur, and never actually have a model, but I adore enjoying all-around with color and condition. This time I tried a spherical doodle weaving working with an embroidery hoop! I didn’t observe anybody’s directions, I just produced it up as I went together. I am absolutely sure there are greater techniques to do this, but I just made use of tape, yarn, and a glue gun.

doodle weaving made with colorful yarn in a round embroidery hoop

For a lot more in-depth guidelines, see my initial doodle weaving here. I made use of the same system.

And if you want to see a shorter movie, simply click below to watch my Instagram reel.

gathering yarns and planning a color story for the round weaving

Provides necessary for round doodle weaving:

~ Yarn in unique colours and weights (you can go to a craft retail store or invest in on-line – low cost yarn is just wonderful)

~ Wood embroidery hoop (I made use of an 8-inch hoop)

~ Masking tape

~ Pom-pom maker (optional)

~ Incredibly hot 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 whole 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 aspect which is why it looks like there is so substantially tape.

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

2. Start out weaving. Anything at all goes, in this article. Refer back again to my initial doodle weaving article for more explicit instructions. Just start off and conclude underneath. And use a fork to drive down the weft (these 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” method when weaving whereby I wrap the finish of the yarn with a piece of tape so that it’s less complicated to weave with. This is for the reason that I cannot locate my plastic weaving needles. But it is also since I can not see effectively ample to thread the needle. This technique operates truly effectively for me. It is rapid and effortless.

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

4. You don’t have to go from bottom to top when doodle weaving. You can commence any where and shift about right until it is all stuffed up. I at some point want to weave like I would attract, but for now I instinctively go bottom to prime. You can also go back again in and fill areas if there are gaps. The fork definitely can help to make it all restricted.

Doodle weaving using an embroidery hoop

5. When concluded, I pulled off the blue tape that I used to loosely maintain the finishes, but I remaining the tape that retains the warp. I made sure you could not see it when placing the outer hoop above the inner hoop. Tighten the outer hoop as tight 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 back. This is a truly easy way to end the weaving so you do not have to deal with all the ends!

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 deal with the little knob on top rated of the hoop. Incorporate a piece of wire to hold!

Doodle weaving in a round embroidery hoop.

Voila! Really do not ignore to enjoy the video clip!

xo Bar

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