Welcome to The Little Loomhouse, a fiber arts education organization supported by the Lou Tate Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit.  Our mission is to continue the legacy of founder Lou Tate, master weaver, by ensuring the preservation of The Little Loomhouse landmark cabins and by educating students of all ages about the history of weaving and textile arts through diverse programs, residencies, and community partnerships.


Hours of operation

Tuesday-Friday 10am – 3pm     Saturday  11am – 4pm

For your visit to The Little Loomhouse, we recommend you wear comfortable closed-toe shoes, with a back, suitable for walking over gravel surfaces.

Cultural Pass Hours and Days are Tues, Wed, Thurs & Sat 11am – 3 pm

Upcoming Events

Please click on the event title for more information:

Jun 2019

Date/Time Event
06/01/2019 - 08/10/2019
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cultural Pass Louisville: Tues, Wed, Thurs, Sat
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
06/21/2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop In Weaving Ages 6 and up
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
06/24/2019 - 06/28/2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fiber Fashion Design Camp, Ages 6-13 years
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
06/28/2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop-In Weaving, Ages 6 years and up
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Jul 2019

Date/Time Event
07/04/2019
All Day
Closed for 4th of July -Please enjoy the Holiday
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
07/05/2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop In Weaving -ages 6 and up
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
07/08/2019 - 07/12/2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Summer Camp: Weaving Your Story, Ages 6-13 years
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
07/19/2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop In Weaving, Ages 6 years and up
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
07/19/2019
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Weaving in the Round at Fairdale Library
Fairdale Branch Library, Fairdale KY
07/22/2019 - 07/26/2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Summer Camp: Fiber and Nature, ages 6-13 years
The Little Loomhouse, Louisville Kentucky

Aug 2019

Date/Time Event
08/02/2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop In Weaving, ages 6 and up
the little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
08/09/2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop-In Weaving, Ages 6 years and up
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
08/14/2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Weaving Wednesday, ages 6 and up
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
08/17/2019
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Intro to Weaving
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
08/17/2019
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Introduction to Spinning Yarn
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
08/21/2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Weaving Wednesdays, ages 6 and up
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
08/24/2019 - 09/21/2019
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Feature Fiber Artist Maria Tinnell :New Works
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
08/28/2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Weaving Wednesday, ages 6 and up
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Sep 2019

Date/Time Event
09/07/2019
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Intro to Weaving
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
09/07/2019
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Intro to Spinning Yarn
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
09/28/2019
12:00 am - 3:00 pm
Learn to Weave Plaid Class
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Oct 2019

Date/Time Event
10/05/2019 - 10/26/2019
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Stephanie Potter Exhibition
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
10/12/2019
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Intro to Weaving
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
10/12/2019
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Intro to Spinning
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
10/19/2019
12:00 am - 2:00 pm
Birthday Party for Lou Tate -All are Welcome!
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
10/19/2019
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lou Tate Foundation Annual Fall Open House Meeting
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Nov 2019

Date/Time Event
11/02/2019
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday in the Woods
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
11/09/2019
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Intro to Weaving
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
11/09/2019
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Intro to Spinning Yarn
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
11/27/2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop In Weaving Ages 6 and up
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
11/28/2019
All Day
Happy Thanksgiving -Closed Thanksgiving Day
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
11/29/2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop-In Weaving, ages 6 and up
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
11/30/2019
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Small Business Saturday
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Dec 2019

Date/Time Event
12/24/2019 - 12/25/2019
All Day
Happy Holiday Season -Closed for Christmas Eve & Christmas
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY