FLUFFfibers BFL in the Sticks and Stones colorway. I decided to to a gradient spin for Tour de Fleece. Here is the fiber after I hand-carded it into rolags. The long staple of the BFL meant my colors got much more mixed up than I planned, but I did end up with a nice gradient in the brown and charcoal families. On Ravelry
Next step after warping--half-hitch at beginning
Here's another set of photos of the preparation steps I show in classes. These are pretty much the same as I use for most of my tapestries,...
Art Lesson: Weaving on a Cardboard Loom
Warp the loom to about 4" (10 cm), using an even number of warps. Beginning with a chain stitch, create a sampler demonstrating at least five different techniques. Maintain an even selvage. Weave to within ½-1" of the top of the loom, and end with a chain stitch.