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.

Summer Cultural Pass is accepted June 2 – August 8 on Wednesdays & Saturdays from 11 am -3 pm

Summer Drop-In Weaving Sessions for ages 6yrs and up, June 2nd – Aug10th, Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays 10 am – 3 pm $25 half day/$50 full day please call 502-367-4792 to register, space is limited

Upcoming Events

Please click on the event title for more information:

Feb 2020

Date/Time Event
02/22/2020 - 04/11/2020
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Women's History Exhibit: Women of the Ohio Valley Weavers
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Mar 2020

Date/Time Event
03/03/2020 - 04/28/2020
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tuesday Free Fiber Art Classes -Beechmont Community Center
Beechmont Community Center, Louisville KY
03/07/2020
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Women's History Exhibition Reception & Kick-Off
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
03/14/2020
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Intro to Weaving
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
03/14/2020
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Intro to Spinning Yarn
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
03/17/2020 - 03/20/2020
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop In Weaving, Ages 6 years and up
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
03/21/2020
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lecture Series: Women Significant in Creation of the Lou Tate Foundation
The Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
03/24/2020
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop In Weaving Ages 6 and up
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
03/26/2020
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop In Weaving, ages 6 and up
the little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
03/31/2020 - 04/03/2020
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop-In Weaving, Ages 6 years and up
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Apr 2020

Date/Time Event
04/18/2020 - 05/23/2020
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Side by Side: An Exhibition of Artistic Collaborations
The Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
04/18/2020
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Intro to Weaving
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
04/18/2020
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Intro to Spinning Yarn
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

May 2020

Date/Time Event
05/01/2020
All Day
Happy Oaks! We will be Closed for this historic event.
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
05/02/2020
All Day
Happy Derby Day! We will be closed for this historic event.
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
05/09/2020
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Mother's Day Tea and Weaving
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Jun 2020

Date/Time Event
06/22/2020 - 06/26/2020
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Summer Camp: Weaving in the Woods Ages 6-13 years
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Jul 2020

Date/Time Event
07/06/2020 - 07/10/2020
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Summer Camp: Weaving Nature Camp -Ages 6-13 years
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
07/20/2020 - 07/24/2020
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fiber Fashion Design Tween Camp, Ages 9-13 years
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Aug 2020

Date/Time Event
08/03/2020 - 08/07/2020
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Summer Camp: Fiber and Nature, ages 6-13 years
The Little Loomhouse, Louisville Kentucky