Weaving Guilds and other Organizations

Handweaver’s Guild of America

New England Weaver’s Seminar (NEWS)

Weavers’ Guild of Boston

NOBO Weavers

Boston Area Spinners and Dyers (BASD)

American Tapestry Alliance

Fiber Related Supply Sources

Massachusetts Avenue, Harvard, MA

*The Fiber Loft – Weaving, Knitting, Spinning, Felting classes, supplies and finished products

*North Brook Farm Alpacas and HandWovens – alpaca yarns, socks, gloves, hats, housewares and weaving services

*Denotes NVWG members’ websites

Miscellaneous Weaving Resources/Information

Handweaving.net – A weaving draft archive with over 40,000 drafts available for download in .wif format

The Mother of All – Weavers’ Yarn Calculator – Online tool for calculating yarn requirements

Tim’s Rudimentary Treadle Reducer – This is an online program to find a tie-up that requires fewer treadles, but may require pressing two treadles at once.

Weaving Color Mixer – Online weaving color mixing tool allows you to simulate the cloth that results from mixing two colors in warp and weft.