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August Towels

The towels for August are based on Huck Lace.  Using a design layout similar to the towels for June, this gives me a great opportunity to investigate the differences between Atwater Bronson Lace and Huck Lace.  134 more words


Weaving Woes

I was working on a scarf and was nearing the end when the nemesis of every weaver reared its ugly head. A knot in the warp thread! 159 more words


week ninety-eight

I’ll start off the week by saying I’ve frogged the pink and grey knitting project because I decided to use the yarn for another project. 299 more words


Sacramental Equality Stole II: Golden Rainbow

A second Sacramental Equality Stole is now on the loom.  Like all the stoles in this line, the warp is the colors of the rainbow.  The first stole repeated the colors in the weft, making the “Canon 18 Tartan” pattern.  54 more words


Today we begin in a new arena of communication with all you spinners...

Yesterday and today was a banner day for us here on the farm and especially for me in the basement shop. Barbara Lubeck arrived to take home her double flyer wheel and a CPW that I had repaired for her. 257 more words

Spinning To Your Hearts Content

First Nations textile art

Have just returned from a trip to Canada and visited, among other places, the Lil’Wat Cultural Centre in Whistler where there was some amazing woven textile work displayed throughout the centre. Certainly an inspiration !!!


Summer sunshine

I know, I know…I’m late.

Just like the White Rabbit, I’ve been trying to catch up with everything. I’ve had a cold (aren’t Summer ones the worst?!?) so haven’t been on quite as top form as usual (in my world that means a fairly gentle kind of existence). 300 more words