Weave the yarn over and under the straws. Keep the weaving as tight as possible. As the straws become wrapped in yarn, slide the straws down to re-expose them. Continue weaving until your piece reaches the desired length.
craft + diy: Finger Knitting How-to-... My 7 yr old and I learned this together. She wound up knitting her own scarf within an hour and she thought it was a lot of fun. Such a great teaching craft and yes it's fun for adults and super easy with fast results.
A (weft) yarn is then woven under and over the warp yarn using a tapestry bobbin. Each row of weft yarn is pushed down with the point of the bobbin until the warp is completely covered to create a 'weft-faced' fabric.