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Tablet Weaving @ John C. Campbell Folk School

I had the opportunity to take a tablet weaving with the talented Angela Schneider in late November. It was a long-weekend at John Campbell, so class started Wednesday night and ended on Saturday. 370 more words


Weaving with Cards. What?

We have survived the heat wave and a hailstorm; all in the same week. Our vehicles and holiday trailer did not go unscathed though. There is more heat to come, but I’m okay with that. 763 more words

Weaving Hope (Notes On Learning Tablet Weaving)

When I first began to work with my hands (around the age of 15, when I began to crochet, and then knit), I had an odd impulse to limit how far I planned on learning a particular craft. 892 more words


Inkle Looms and Stringy Things

My interest in weaving began as I approached the age of 13, preparing for my Bat Mitzvah, my mother and I decided to weave my tallis, or prayer shawl.   216 more words


This blog is moving!

Ritsenki creations and its anagrammic origins had been rubbing me the wrong way for some time, so I am changing it up! My new creative blog can be found at… 58 more words

Card Weaving

Keeping busy

I was right about the ice in my last, truncated, post. There were more cold water rescues and deaths under the ice than I remember in the past. 169 more words


On thin ice

We’ve had a sustained deep freeze and lovely snow. Today I drove across Lake Champlain (on a bridge not ice) and saw lots of tents – the modern ice shanty. 154 more words