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The Weave Shed:

The Weave Shed is a great blog/website focused on all things weaving. Sponsored by the Worshipful Company of Weavers and Central Saint Martins, the site has pages full of designer profiles, textile information, jobs and competitions. 77 more words


Guest Post: Make a Tapestry Diary with Janette Meetze

Most people get started with Tapestry weaving by making a small sampler or two, but what is the next step on the journey to learning how to weave tapestry? 810 more words


New tapestry - Sketchbook peek

My mum isn’t very well, and she lives a fair distance away and I don’t have a car and my role has pretty much been given over to another. 1,175 more words

First Framed Triaxial Piece

I have finally done it. I have framed one of my triaxial pieces. Now this piece I did back at the beginning with a mix of the ribbons so that it was one piece. 132 more words


London, New Designers and the Worshipful Company of Weavers Associate Prize

A few week have passed since I was down in London, and everything seems to be very exciting at the moment.
London was again, fantastic. The city has such an amazing atmosphere which I love, and I hope I will be back again soon. 205 more words



I finished weaving two table runners, and they look beautiful! The pattern is very complex and takes quite a bit of time to weave but the end result is gorgeous. 80 more words


Progress and decisions

Decisions, decisions. I made one on weft color. Here were the finalists. From the Left: hand painted green teal, a salmon,  and a Nile green. I used a 20/2 silk yarn that was hand painted in the skein with two of the colors used in the warp alternating in multiple stripes around the skein. 91 more words