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First draft on the eight shaft.....using four and a bit shafts!

Here are a couple of photos of my first draft on my new eight shaft loom, using four and bit shafts due to a mis calculation of the healds needed! 27 more words

Other Textiles Adventures That I Just Want To Record!

Value Weaving Self Portraits

What do you so when you are scrambling for an end for an end of the year project that will keep 5th graders engaged and  402 more words

Art Education

Blog Crush: Voices of Industry

It’s not at all uncommon for me to run across a blog that’s gone dormant — or is updated just once or twice a year — and feel sad that there isn’t more. 347 more words


The Tapestry Post

Last year, my local reenactment group won its bid to host a high-level competition in Arts and Sciences, which encourages research and experimentation in almost any sphere of medieval technology. 842 more words


Found Paper Weaving

Today I was trying to clean some things up and sort. Among my pile that has grown over the last 5 months, I found a lost experiment. 141 more words


Wondrous Wednesdays:That liminal place...

The state of liminality intrigues me.

Sitting in the doorway of newness; the almost but not yet place of birthing a new piece of art, jewelry, garment, essay; awaiting that next place in life–these are a few of the images swirling through my waking and deep sleeping dreams in the past eighteen months. 67 more words


Twined Rug in Progress

This twined rag rug is my current work in progress. And most of my progress is made while watching TV. It’s easy to prop it against the coffee table and weave until my shoulders can’t take it anymore. 114 more words