doodle weaving made with colorful yarn in a round embroidery hoop

Round Doodle Weaving – ARTBAR

My mind is frequently trying to fit in time to weave. I am this kind of a amateur, and never really have a design, but I love playing all around with coloration and condition. This time I attempted a round doodle weaving applying an embroidery hoop! I did not stick to anybody’s instructions, I just produced it up as I went together. I am certain there are far better methods to do this, but I just applied tape, yarn, and a glue gun.

doodle weaving made with colorful yarn in a round embroidery hoop

For much more in-depth guidance, see my initially doodle weaving right here. I utilised the exact strategy.

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

gathering yarns and planning a color story for the round weaving

Materials needed for round doodle weaving:

~ Yarn in distinctive shades and weights (you can go to a craft keep or acquire on the web – affordable yarn is just fantastic)

~ Picket embroidery hoop (I utilized 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 slicing a entire 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 side which is why it looks like there is so significantly tape.

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

2. Start out weaving. Just about anything goes, right here. Refer back to my 1st doodle weaving submit for far more explicit guidance. Just begin and end underneath. And use a fork to push down the weft (those people 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” strategy when weaving whereby I wrap the conclude of the yarn with a piece of tape so that it is simpler to weave with. This is simply because I are not able to discover my plastic weaving needles. But it’s also mainly because I can’t see well adequate to thread the needle. This strategy is effective seriously effectively for me. It’s speedy and easy.

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

4. You do not have to go from base to leading when doodle weaving. You can start out wherever and go close to until finally it’s all filled up. I finally want to weave like I would draw, but for now I instinctively go base to top. You can also go back again in and fill areas if there are gaps. The fork definitely will help to make it all limited.

Doodle weaving using an embroidery hoop

5. When finished, I pulled off the blue tape that I utilized to loosely keep the ends, but I still left the tape that holds the warp. I produced positive you couldn’t see it when positioning the outer hoop above the inner hoop. Tighten the outer hoop as limited 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. Hot glue the felt to the back again. This is a actually straightforward way to finish the weaving so you don’t have to offer 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 cover the minor knob on top of the hoop. Increase a piece of wire to dangle!

Doodle weaving in a round embroidery hoop.

Voila! Never fail to remember to observe the online video!

xo Bar

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