When my Grandma Seater moved to assisted living, I was given her old rug loom. I don't know the
Once it was in my possession, I went to work learning all that I could about weaving rag rugs. But before I could make my first rug I had a lot of work to do.
Mainly, I had to strip the old varnish off of the wood, sand it, and rub it down with
At this point I'm wondering what I've gotten myself into and if I'm going to remember how to put everything back together.
photos of her loom. I don't know how I would have gotten it together without those photos.
I haven't made many rugs, though. It has a few mechanical issues that I'm unable to resolve, either because the parts are worn or missing.
It will be staying in that spot forever since I can't move it through the doorway unless I take it apart.
One of my first rugs in progress.