technique

Handspinning: Art And Technique

Explains both the mill technology and its adaptation as a tool you can use in your own work, also contains an extensive discussion of yarn design in the hand process, and fiber preparation processes. Photographs of actual spinning operations, many of them detailed closeups.

Byways in Handweaving

The textile techniques described in this book offer the hand weaver a variety of extremely ancient techniques, leading back to the dawn of history. Few have been adequately described elsewhere; none require large or elaborate equipment.