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Today the summer took a delicate turn, lifting,
for a price, the humid palm of fanaticism pressing the city into bowing to its partner and captor… 103 more words

Austin Moss


April 2013

Buldan is a town of about 15,000.

The town is an important center of Turkey’s textile industry.

Weaving is believed to stretch back to the weaving industry in Tripolis during the Roman period in 2 B.C. 182 more words


Custom Orders

I recently took a custom order that, with the permission of my customer, I would like to share. My customer had specific ideas in mind. They wanted a solid purple scarf and a scarf that combined blue, black, and ivory, in an interesting stripe pattern. 77 more words


Coded Textile Design by Michelle Stephens

This is textile artist Michelle Stephens’s most recent work. She’s written computer code to manipulate traditional textile patterns into new reanimated patterns for print and weave. 248 more words


Woven landscape

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This summer I’ve spent several hours learning new weaving skills: Choosing a picture/painting to develop a tapestry, trying a more realistic style, using different textures to interpret things closer or far, something small or big, something smooth or rough. 59 more words


A weaving problem

In knitting there’s this thing called gauge.  Gauge is how many stitches and rows you get per inch.  Fairly simple.  Well, weaving has an equivalent: picks per inch (PPI).  625 more words


Debut... on the Roman Baths Blog

So I have mentioned my volunteer work at the Roman Baths and Pump Room, Bath.

Well finally got around to writing a post for them, 30 more words