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:

Aug 2017

Date/Time Event
08/16/2017 - 08/30/2017
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop In Weaving Wednesdays, 6yrs and up
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
08/16/2017 - 08/30/2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Featured Artists: Participants in the Mayor's Summer Works Art, Health, Hope! program
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Sep 2017

Date/Time Event
09/02/2017 - 09/30/2017
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Feature Artist David McDonley
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
09/07/2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Teacher Night at The Little Loomhouse
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
09/09/2017
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Intro to Weaving
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
09/09/2017
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Intro to Spinning
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
09/16/2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Little Loomhouse at the National Jug Band Jubilee
Brown Forman Amphitheater, Louisville KY

Oct 2017

Date/Time Event
10/06/2017
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop-In Weaving, Ages 6 years and up
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
10/07/2017
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Intro to Weaving
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
10/07/2017
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Intro to Spinning
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
10/14/2017 - 10/28/2017
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Featured Artist Orville Moss: A Gathering of Wood and Steel
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
10/22/2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lou Tate Foundation Annual Members Meeting
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Nov 2017

Date/Time Event
11/04/2017
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday in the Woods
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
11/22/2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Drop-In Weaving, ages 6 and up
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
11/23/2017
All Day
Happy Thanksgiving -Closed Thanksgiving Day
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
11/24/2017
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop In Weaving, ages 6 and up
the little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
11/25/2017
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Small Business Saturday
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Dec 2017

Date/Time Event
12/20/2017 - 12/22/2017
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
School's Out Drop In Weaving Ages 6 and over
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
12/27/2017 - 12/29/2017
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
School's Out Drop In Weaving Ages 6 and up
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY