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The Newcomb area is known as the home of the Two Grey Hills style of weaving that is known for its very finely spun thread from wool from local sheep and very intricate patterns. 215 more words

Indian Art

The Wheel Weaves

A long time ago I read the Wheel of Time series by Robert Jordan (and finished off by Brian Sanderson). An overarching premise is that everything has happened before and will happen again. 142 more words


Quick Adjustable Loom DIY

Hey there, everyone!

So, I have recently picked up a new hobby. I came across this weaving class series on one of my favorite blogs, and decided to give it a try. 276 more words


A Change of Pace...

How I just want to weave through this last inch and a half as fast as possible and finally be done with this weaving! 

But I know from past experiences how disastrous this can be.  357 more words

Tapestry Weaving

Yarn Trunk: Down 1 Cone - Towel Drawer: Up 5 Towels

I mistakenly thought that this batch of towels would quickly clean up my yarn stash. It’s a two-shuttle weave, and the pattern thread has some long floats, so I thought that would require pounds and pounds of yarn.  199 more words


Weaving the Past into the Present

Join us on October 5, 2014 at 2 p..m. at Kingcrafts for an interesting lecture in the series Learning from he Past by the King Township Historical Society.   12 more words

Tales of Sardinian weavers

A recent holiday in Sardinia provided an excellent last farewell to summer.

While I left the UK feeling as though autumn was arriving, Sardinia was still hot and bright, with big skies and dramatic scenery.  499 more words