Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to Overshot Departures!

    • You're Enrolled!

    • Course Calendar

    • Webinar Days & Times

    • Overshot Departures on Social Media

    • How to use the Online Classroom

    • Attention grabbers, stylistic conventions, etc.

    • Printing Course Content

    • Lifetime Access

  • 2

    Share Your Work!

    • Show Us Whatcha Got!

  • 3

    Project Specs

    • The Class Project - times two!

    • Binder Samples Project Specs [PDF download]

    • Runner Project Specs [PDF download]

    • Choosing a Sett

    • Recommended Wefts

    • Test Your Threading

    • WWJD Project Record Sheet

    • Test Your Threading [Download]

  • 4

    Tie-ups, Treadlings, and Lift Plans

    • Tie-Up #1: 2 Up, 2 Down

    • Tie-Up #1 [Download]

    • Video: Tie-Up #1

    • Tie-Up #2: 1 Down, 3 Up

    • Tie-Up #2 [Download]

    • Video: Tie-Up #2

    • Tie-Up #3: Direct + tabby

    • Tie-Up #3 [Download]

    • Video: Tie-Up #3

    • Tie-Up #3 Alternative: 10 treadle tie-up [Download]

    • Rising and Sinking Shed Tie-Ups

    • Lift Plans for Table Looms and Direct Tie-Up Floor Looms

  • 5

    Webinars

    • Webinar Registration, etc.

    • Webinar Recordings and Transcripts

    • Week 1 Lecture - 05 Sep 2021

    • Week 1 Lecture - 05 Sep 2021 - Lecture Notes

    • Week 1 Q&A - 08 Sep 2021

    • Week 1 Q&A - 08 Sep 2021 - Lecture Notes

    • Week 2 Lecture - 12 Sep 2021

    • Week 2 Lecture - 12 Sep 2021 - Lecture Notes

    • Week 2 Q&A - 15 Sep 2021

    • Week 3 Lecture - 19 Sep 2021

    • Week 3 Lecture - 19 Sep 2021 - Lecture Notes

    • Week 3 Q&A - 22 Sep 2021

    • Week 4 Lecture - 26 Sep 2021

    • Week 4 Q&A - 29 Sep 2021

  • 6

    Downloads and Resources

    • Complete Course Downloads

    • Course Downloads

    • Overshot Departures Bibliography

    • Overshot Departures Bibliography [Download]

    • Overshot Glossary of Terms

    • Quick and Dirty Overshot

    • Video: Threading Overshot

    • Video: Overshot Floating Selvages

    • Video: Weaving Overshot

  • 7

    Laying the Foundation

    • Departures Phrase Book

    • Overshot Blocks Meet & Greet

    • Standard overshot review

    • Video Demo: Standard Overshot

    • Treadling Instructions: Standard overshot

    • Treadling System vs. Block Order

    • Arches 246 treadling, lift plans, and drawdowns [Download]

    • Star fashion treadlings, lift plans, and drawdowns [Download]

  • 8

    Week One: Take Off!

    • Shadow Fashion

    • Video Demo: Shadow Fashion

    • Treadling Instructions: Shadow fashion

    • Double Tabby

    • Video demo: Double Tabby v1 - Doubled Weft

    • Treadling Instructions: Double tabby

    • Video Demo: Double Tabby v2 - Two Picks

    • Woven on Opposites

    • Video: Opposite Sheds

    • Video Demo: Woven on Opposites

    • Treadling Instructions: Woven on opposites

    • Week 1 webinars

  • 9

    Week Two: So Many Shuttles!

    • Echo Fashion

    • Video Demo: Echo Fashion

    • Treadling Instructions: Echo fashion

    • Italian Fashion

    • Video Demo: Italian Fashion

    • Treadling Instructions: Italian fashion

    • Flamepoint

    • Video Demo: Flamepoint

    • Treadling Instructions: Flamepoint

  • 10

    Week Three: So Many Floats!

    • Swivel

    • Video demo: Swivel

    • Treadling Instructinos: Swivel

    • Petit Point

    • Video demo: Petit point

    • Treadling Instructions: Petit point

    • Double Faced

    • Video demo: Double faced

    • Treadling Instructions: Double Faced

  • 11

    Week Four: After a Fashion

    • Honeycomb

    • Video demo: Honeycomb

    • Treadling instructions: Honeycomb

    • As Bronson

    • Video demo: As Bronson

    • Treadling instructions: As Bronson

    • As Summer & Winter

    • Video demo: As TWO BLOCK Summer and Winter

    • Treadling instructions: As TWO BLOCK Summer and Winter

    • Treadling Instructions: FOUR BLOCK Summer & Winter

  • 12

    Wrap Up and Next Steps

    • Congrats! Here's what's next...

    • End of Course Survey