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Unstoppable Conference 2016! (Lodi Calif)

This weekend I was with about 55 amazing business women at the Annual Tapestry Unstoppable Conference. This year it was held in Lodi California at the beautiful  155 more words

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Just back from Edinburgh

Irene and I have just got back from a trip to Edinburgh where we saw her work, along with some amazing other pieces, in a national amateur tapestry exhibition at the National Gallery of Scotland. 43 more words

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Nearly Wild Tapestry with Irene Evison

Irene has been working hard at developing her tapestry weaving skills and currently has a piece in a national exhibition. Irene’s work focuses on ‘glimpses of nature’ and as she says herself, she is a Nearly Wild tapestry weaver. 28 more words

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Överhogdal Tapestries

The Överhogdal Tapestries are a group of extremely well-preserved textiles discovered in Överhogdal, Sweden. While it’s not exactly close to Gotland (where my persona is from), it is from approximately the same period, and I like to use this as a basis for some of the motifs I use when tablet weaving. 360 more words

Artifacts

Valentine's Week

With only a week to go before Valentine’s Day, we have been busy creating some lovely cards and gifts for your loved ones. These are available at our little shop… 8 more words

Handmade

One-of-Kind Wool Rug Artworks by Alexandra Kehayoglou Mimic Rolling Pastures and Mossy Textures

Using scraps leftover thread from her family’s carpet factory in Buenos Aires, artist Alexandra Kehayoglouembarks on a laborious hand-tufting process to fabricate wool carpets and rugs that mimic natural textures like moss, water, trees, and pastures. 70 more words

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Stay With Me

It was just for one night. Nothing else.
A division in time removed from itself.
No strings attached, only two skins woven one fabric.

The tapestry of what we created… 74 more words

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