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This morning the people who own this piece came to visit us.  They were happy to talk to me about it, telling me about where it lives and what good care they are taking with it.  606 more words

Lisa Trujillo

textiles to truly dye for

the ultimate in textiles

Charlotte Kwan, owner of Maiwa Handprints was the guest speaker at the Victoria guild last night

it is impossible to show you the amazing selection of textiles she brought from her private collection… 251 more words


Reviving The Indian Roots

Ikat is hot favourite worldwide when considering fashion, art or home furnishings. Patan Patola, a form of ikat from North Gujarat is considered as the queen of all silks. 525 more words

Neon Ikat

I’ve been adding more neons to my collection lately.  I’m not really one for wearing bright colors on a regular basis, but I like to use neon colors as accents.   321 more words

Nail Art

Backstrap Weaving - Tying Up Loose Ends

It will be just a short post this week as I tie up loose ends on projects and get ready to travel.

There are buttons to be sewn on cuffs, warp-ends to be braided on key fobs, books to be glued and weaving to be finished. 661 more words

Backstrap Weaving