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.

Upcoming Events

Please click on the event title for more information:

Jan 2019

Date/Time Event
01/05/2019 - 02/23/2019
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Young Visionaries of 2019
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
01/29/2019 - 03/26/2019
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Fiber Arts Classes at Beechmont Community Center, ages 5-18 years
Beechmont Community Center, Louisville KY

Feb 2019

Date/Time Event
02/23/2019
2:00 pm
LLH Lecture Series: Performance by Jonathan Wood, Bob Dixon, Shawn Hennessy
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Mar 2019

Date/Time Event
03/02/2019 - 04/13/2019
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Women's History Month: Women of the World Exhibition
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
03/09/2019
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Intro to Weaving
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
03/09/2019
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Intro to Spinning
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
03/16/2019
2:00 pm
LLH Lecture Series: Song Bird of the South -The Mary Ann Fisher Story
the little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
03/23/2019
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
LLH Lecture Series: Women in Politics: Behind the Scene
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Apr 2019

Date/Time Event
04/02/2019 - 04/05/2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
School's Out Drop In Weaving Ages 6 and over
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
04/06/2019
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Drop In Weaving ages 6 and up
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
04/13/2019
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Intro to Weaving
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
04/13/2019
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Intro to Spinning Yarn
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
04/20/2019 - 05/18/2019
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Side by Side: An Exhibition of Artistic Collaborations
The Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
04/20/2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
LLH Lecture Series: Vicki Welch and the Changes to South Louisville over time
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
04/27/2019
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Indigo Dye at Fairdale Branch Library
Fairdale Branch Library, Fairdale KY

May 2019

Date/Time Event
05/03/2019
All Day
Happy Oaks! We will be Closed for this historic event.
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
05/04/2019
All Day
Happy Derby Day! We will be closed for this historic event.
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
05/18/2019
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Intro to Weaving
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
05/18/2019
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Intro to Spinning Yarn
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Jun 2019

Date/Time Event
06/06/2019
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
LLH Stamp Design Workshop at Highland-Shelby Park Branch Library
Highland-Shelby Park Branch Library, Louisville KY
06/07/2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop-In Weaving, Ages 6 years and up
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
06/10/2019 - 06/14/2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Summer Camp: Weaving in the Woods Ages 6-13 years
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

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
07/22/2019 - 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

Oct 2019

Date/Time Event
10/05/2019 - 10/26/2019
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Stephanie Potter Exhibition
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY