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Crochet's middle eastern cousin?

Tunisian crochet. Afghan hook. As not only a crocheter but a linguistics major and arabic learner I was intrigued by these names and decided to learn the history of this fiber art. 261 more words

Applique Day

Had a wonderful day yesterday  hosting a workshop at the loom. I only took medium shopping bag of stuff and within minutes reduced the massive work table to my usual chaos!!  231 more words

Textile Art

The art of covering stains with embroidery

Today, I covered a white button-up shirt in snails. There were multiple roundish yellowish stains, so I penciled in a snail shell over each, then added an appropriate quote from Simon & Garfunkel. 137 more words

My current crushes

Hi Everyone!

Hope you are having an excellent week.  Mine has been fairly calm and a little disappointing. I have been on a bee watch, hoping for a swarm of bees to move into one of my swarm traps.  730 more words


#8, Beach House

Attributes of Form, has so far been a series of small format, 10 inch square pieces to explore architectural shapes and lines in fabric collage. 268 more words

Textile Art

Silver Tree

I have been working on an art piece for our extraTexture Exhibition in August. I have manipulated photos in Photoshop and printed sections on cotton, silk and organza. 17 more words