Plastic wrapper textile with experimental patterning
Supplementary warp patterned textile, "three-legged Hor"
style. Woven on a backstrap loom.
Supplementary weft patterned textile.
Woven on a backstrap loom.
Tablet Woven belt experiments with card transpositioning (left) and Bhutanese
supplemental weft patterning (far right). Woven on a backstrap loom with x-ray
Cotton textile woven without plastic (left) and
with plastic wrapper supplementary weft (right). Woven on a backstrap loom.
Plastic technique developed for the Samdrup Jongkhar Initiative in Bhutan
Wedding obi belt woven from cotton thread,
plastic chip wrappers and silk brocade on a backstrap loom. Silk obishime
tie (left) was ply-split woven. Wedding belt photos (except right photo)
taken by Josh Seaman
Plastic wrapper textile with a spaced warp. Bhutan