Card Trick: The Magic of Tablet Weaving
65 minute documentary video program by Marilyn Romatka. Weave with nothing but a deck of cards? Can it be true? Yes! Card Weaving (aka Tablet Weaving) is a very old technique first seen in the Iron Age and also flourishing in the Middle Ages. It is currently being re-discovered and re-invented. This program highlights the unique structure of the cloth its design possibilities its ethnic examples and how to distinguish true tablet woven bands from lookalikes.
Demonstrations and hands-on warps round out the program.
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