Fiber Tools & Clay Beads
Ancient warp-weighted looms often used clay weights (see image at left). Ceramic weights also make excellent bobbin weights. Then there are clay beads. Peruse the selection below. .
History & Documentation
Museum display of Greek loom weights for a warp-weighted loom. See Athene's Acolyte for a blog about recreating ancient Greek weaving. Another image of some of our loom weights in use.
Unique & usable, safe for food and drink as well as the modern conveniences such as oven, dishwasher, and microwave. All the designs are drawn free-hand and hand-painted onto the hand-thrown pottery—no molds or stencils used—and our wares are designed sturdy, built to survive years of everyday use.