One of the hardest parts of building car kits (other than dealing with MPC’s dodgy quality, of course) is getting a really good finish on them. 282 more words
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I am back in Bolivia and as much as I wish I could throw all the lovely silk I bought at the ANWG conference in Canada earlier this year onto my backstrap loom and weave something large and lovely, I realize that I am simply not in the best state to do so. 2,315 more words
I’ve started work on the Iceland project, mentioned in my previous post!
I started with a mind map of words that I associated with Iceland, ie tradition, ice, wool, cosy, aurora etc, and looked online for images that portrayed the feelings I wanted to create with this project. 790 more words
All I can talk about this week is that I finished THE silk piece…hooray, hooray! and that I learned more about ”hard” pressing.
I started this long project last (Bolivian) summer having brought back lots of lovely 60/2 silk from my trip away. 1,061 more words