an environmental conscience, making rag rugs
that are soft, wonderful and RECYCLED
View the selection of
in our Recycled
or click on any rug to see the big picture ...
Need a quick,
thoughtful gift that's unique and easy to mail? Have you seen our
Weaving and spinning
Recycled rag rugs;
Looms and spinning wheels
Cone yarn, knitting yarn,
COME WEAVE WITH US -
Classes and day instruction
on the rug looms will continue through November, weather permitting.
Some classes may be available throughout the winter so enquire if
We keep several looms warped
and available for make-and-take activities. See what's
on the looms. Read what
some of the
have said. Plan to visit us this year!
How-to-Kits (Beginner Kits for Weaving, Spinning, Tatting, Knitting,
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Brown County, Indiana
Möbius Shawl in Bamboo
Möbius Shawl in rayon
Autumn Leaf shawls
hand-woven items and quality supplies since 1968
Homestead Weaving Studio produces high-quality hand-woven rugs, clothes, throws
and scarves. Chris Gustin is a fiber artist who takes recycling seriously
at her studio in Brown County, Indiana.
Her unique recycled rugs turn industry excess into contemporary art for the
Check out this virtual tour of the studio
by Andrew Laker! "Virtual tour by Tourific!360.com."
Here is a video of the
Kenyan weaving project from June/July 2013
handwoven rugs are featured on the cover of the 2010
Indiana Travel Guide, along with jewelry from
(click to see the
studio was featured on a segment of WTIU's Weekly Special in November, 2009. It
focused on environmental weaving.
Check out what I've been doing on the looms and off. There is a rainbow
of new Möbius shawls
traditional rayon chenille scarves, and other clothing, and a studio full of Shaggy Chic
rugs and colorful cotton rugs made from SolMate Socks.
We have expanded the studio to
include a "loom room." We are open 11 to 5 most days from April to
December. Other times by appointment and at the mercy of the weather. Please call to confirm
that we will be here before you make the trip.
picture for info
on our unique sectional warping
system that works on almost every loom without the use of a tension box.
& Bob Gustin
6285 Hamilton Creek Road
Columbus, IN 47201
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