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Sampler Planning: Compound Harness Weaves

For the compound harness samples I’ll be doing things a bit differently.  Rather than keep the same sett the same for each weave, I will be using the sett that works best for the textile in question.  225 more words

Weaving

New Inkle band woven camera strap

I just finished another Inkle loom band. This one will be the strap for my everyday camera. It’s black and red, about 2″ wide. I used 5/2 perle cotton, as usual. 70 more words

Handwoven

Weaving: Pastels

Here I am with another finished warp for Clementine! This warp is my August/September yardage; it took a little longer than normal to materialize because I traveled to my boxmaking workshop at Penland in the middle of my weaving process. 172 more words

Weaving

The skirt we called "sinh"

The last few days, I have been procrastinating that I should have packed more of my collection of “sinh”. Well, if I wasn’t so limited by the baggage allowance, I’d probably took more with me. 122 more words

Ideas I Like

31 Day of God-Woven Moments - October 23

“‘Warp and Woof’ is the vertical-horizontal weaving of threads that create fabric.  The intersection and unification of everything is the tapestry of life under the Lordship of Jesus. 255 more words

Pondering

A Simple Geometry

Once I read a Navajo fairy tale in a picture book about a weaver who became some obsessed with perfection in her work that she became trapped in her own art, as if she sewed her soul into the design. 108 more words

Mandalas

Going Strapless

I know I’m going to be doing a lot of backtracking, because there’s a year of weaving, a year of growth, that I want to look at and have a record of, but right now I’m so excited about a project I’m working on that I just have to get it out! 348 more words

Tablet Weaving