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Backstrap Weaving - In Focus

In Focus… that’s a funny title for a week that was spent weaving moifs that are meant to be blurry. My camera kept rebelling against my attempts to have it focus on something that was not sharp and my eyes kept rejecting patterns formed by threads that refused to stay in place. 1,719 more words

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Collage Goes Ikat

New Fabric Design on Spoonflower
Collage mirrored and repeated.
This pattern is not yet available for sale but please contact me if you would like to purchase yardage.



The Studio has been closed for over a month while the nuptial celebrations have occurred. A whirlwind of wonderful, colourful sensations of which you will hear more of later. 208 more words


SUMBA Ikat - 1 set sarong & shoulder cloth - FOR SALE

This beautiful set is genuine Sumba tenun from Sumba Island. They are sold as set, a sarong and a shoulder cloth. Purchasing this item will help our weavers to produce another beautiful set like this.  66 more words


Summer KCW - day 6

With KCW quickly coming to an end I needed some quick projects for my girl, and decided on this halter top. Thankfully it was a breeze to put together! 266 more words

Neon Ikat Manicure

If you haven’t realized from my last few posts, I’m really into neon nails right now! I love a good, bright manicure that glows in the sun. 181 more words


Backstrap Weaving - Simply Red (and Black and White)!

These are the best light conditions I could find for photographing the red-on-red pattern on the two side panels of my wall hanging.

The late, low, winter sun was wafting in through my bedroom window and I looked up from my weft twining to discover how well the light and shadow brought out the relief pattern. 1,363 more words

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