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My First Weaver

The woman was a weaver;
I didn’t know her name.
But then at only 5 years old,
The fascination came.

She sat up straight and sturdy, 85 more words


5 Free Zoom Loom Projects You Can Make in a Weekend

Need a quick weaving project for on-the-go? Searching for a fun & fast project to chase the winter blues away? We have a new blog section dedicated to sharing free project tutorials for the… 166 more words


Mohair Assignment - Spinning for end use

During the mohair unit, we discussed end use. One of the assignments is spinning a yarn geared towards a certain project. We had to draw our projects out of a hat. 903 more words


Blue is the answer...

“I’m stuck in the middle of a project!” Haven’t we all said that at some point? Well, that’s been my mantra this week. And truth be told, I’ve been stalled for a few weeks now but have been politely ignoring it. 460 more words


Free Guide: Getting Started with a Rigid Heddle Loom

A new year is full of possibilities! If one of your 2017 resolutions is to learn how to weave, or to pull your loom out of the closet and rediscover this craft, we’ve created a free guide to help you reach your goals with ease. 138 more words

Advice And Help

Tabula Rasa collection, wrap I

I wove this wrap on white cottolin warp, with white mercerized cotton weft.  Here is the woven wrap, before its first wash:

Then hand-painting:

Another washing and drying cycle, and shibori comes into play.   26 more words


Tabula Rasa wrap scraps

The darker one is woven with hand-painted SeaSilk, and the lighter – with speckled silk.

Available for sale on Etsy here.