AKS Techniques & Tutorials2021-09-21T10:54:17-05:00

AKS Techniques and Tutorials are designed to give our members quick bites of information about various braiding topics. At this time Rosalie Neilson brings her wealth of experience in silk management. While Giovanna Imperia uses the baby takadai to show takadai braiding from prep to braiding various weaves. Over time AKS intends to expand the knowledge offered in Techniques and Tutorials.

Fusing Thermoplastic

Giovanna Imperia shows how she does the magic of fusing the thermoplastic braids she completed on the Baby Takadai

3-3 Twill

Giovanna Imperia demonstrates how to complete a 3-3 twill [...]

2-2 Twill

In this video Giovanna Imperia demonstrates doing the 2-2 [...]

Anda Gumi

Giovanna Imperia shows how to create an Anda Gumi or 1-1 braid in this video.

Connecting Warp to Bobbins

This video by Giovanna Imperia contains the explanation of how to attach the bobbins to the fiber bundles on the Baby Takadai

Connecting Warp to Baby Takadai

Giovanna Imperia walks through the process of attaching your warp or bundle of fibers to the Baby Takadai in preparation for braiding.

About Bobbins

Learn about bobbins and appropriate weights in this discussion led by Giovanna Imperia.

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