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Flyttedag(e), strikkeferie og færdig sweater!

Så flytter GarnGalleriet igen. Fra d. 3 november har jeg værksted (og fra d. 14. også butik!) lidt længere nede ad vejen, i større og lysere lokaler. 712 more words


.... and again!

I thought I would try a different yarn and a different colour for a bit of dyeing last Thursday.  I had a skein of 100g of Debbie Bliss Rialto DK from work, and some blue dye in two different shades.   265 more words


Wool, Colours, Fabrics and Ideas

While the remnants of hurricane Gonzalo are lashing our coast with high winds, heavy rain and impressive waves, I am sitting in our cosy house, thinking of all the things I could make and experiment with during the dark months of winter. 485 more words


art cloth collage

leftover pieces of art cloth layered with scraps of commercial fabric and words printed on silk; fused onto wool wadding and ready for stitching … this will then be cut up to make textile postcards for the PostmarkArt ‘words’ challenge


Setting up my first colour warp

I was anxious that dip dyeing my warp would make it very tangled and difficult to put on the loom. However, I started using a Harris loom today and the warp went on really easily. 209 more words

Textiles Design

Spinning marigold

Marigolds and I share a name. But that’s not the only reason why I like them. They are a great flower to plant along the edges of veggie beds because they have pest-deterring properties. 238 more words


Colours, Dyeing and Things

I attended my first crafty workshop on Saturday. It was a dyeing workshop which was to include yarn and fabric but I just brought yarn. Yarn, yarn and more yarn. 190 more words