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Thursday chat

Things have been so busy lately, much involving snow removal and shovels, that I’ve lost track of my days and rhythm. This book arrived about 3 weeks ago and I’ve only had the briefest of moments to look through it, but I can already tell that it will afford me hours of amusement. 51 more words


Not Weaving

It’s hard to weave when your loom is folded up. The loom is waiting to be moved out of the room while the carpet padding is replaced.  141 more words


Churchill Fellowship 2

I am on the train to Angers (pronounced more like an-jay). I am desperately sad to be leaving Paris, not least because I am heading off a few days earlier than expected. 1,031 more words

Exhibition: Textiles from Sumba, Indonesia

Exhibition dates: this is an online exhibition, available to view indefinitely

A special exhibition of textiles from Sumba, curated by HALI contributing editor Thomas Murray and drawing from his extensive collection, is available to view online. 307 more words


"Into the sunset" collection, a shawl

A lovely piece, woven in a pattern I have not tried before, on hand-painted warp and a natural while Seasilk.


Project completion! Woo-hoo!

On Monday, I finished a scarf (8″ x approx 90″) in deflected double weave.  I haven’t washed it yet, but, since it’s 8/2 tencel, I’m not expecting a lot of deflecting to go on. 55 more words


"Into the sunset" collection, the first wrap

“Into the sunset”  collection is woven on hand-painted mercerized cotton.  This is the second time when I paint the warp after putting it on the loom.   21 more words