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

Wednesday-Friday       10am-2pm

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.

Upcoming Events

Please click on the event title for more information:

Jan 2018

Date/Time Event
01/06/2018 - 03/31/2018
2:00 pm
The Little Loomhouse Lecture Series 2018
The Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
01/24/2018 - 03/21/2018
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Weaving South Louisville -Youth Fiber Arts Classes at Beechmont Community Center
The Beechmont Community Center, Louisville KY

Feb 2018

Date/Time Event
02/10/2018 - 02/28/2018
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tapestry Love Exhibition and Reception
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
02/24/2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Drop-In Weaving, Ages 6 years and up
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Mar 2018

Date/Time Event
03/03/2018 - 03/31/2018
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Celebrating Women in Functional Art
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
03/10/2018
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Intro to Weaving
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
03/10/2018
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Intro to Spinning
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
03/17/2018
2:00 pm
LLH Lecture Series: New Cut Road Mural Project - Sabra Lynne Crockett
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
03/31/2018
2:00 pm
LLH Lecture Series: Women in Politics Past and Present
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Apr 2018

Date/Time Event
04/03/2018
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
LLH at Main Branch Library Free Weaving in the Round
Louisville Free Public Library -Main Branch, Louisville Kentucky
04/04/2018 - 04/06/2018
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop-In Weaving, Ages 6 years and up
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
04/04/2018 - 04/28/2018
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Americana Fiber Works Exhibition -Weaving South Louisville
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

May 2018

Date/Time Event
05/02/2018 - 05/19/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Side by Side: An Exhibition of Artistic Collaborations
The Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
05/04/2018
All Day
Happy Oaks! We will be Closed for this historic event.
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
05/05/2018
All Day
Happy Derby Day! We will be closed for this historic event.
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
05/12/2018
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Little Loomhouse at Beechmont Festival of Flowers
Southern Parkway and Woodlawn, louisville KY

Jun 2018

Date/Time Event
06/04/2018 - 06/08/2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Summer Camp: The Art of Trees and Weaving Ages 6-13 years
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
06/25/2018 - 06/29/2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Summer Camp: Fiber Fashion Design, Ages 6-13 years
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Jul 2018

Date/Time Event
07/30/2018 - 08/03/2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Summer Camp: Weaving Your Story, Ages 6-13 years
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY