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"A New Coat for Anna"

Before all the craziness of vacations and nosebleeds and babies this summer, we did one last week of summer “school.”  I don’t remember this in as good detail as I usually do, but it was such a fun one that I didn’t want to skip it! 818 more words


Gods eyes and their role in the swill

We were delighted when Karolina brought her gods eye back to Saturday’s session – she had been working on it at home and completely covered the sticks with weaving! 30 more words


Exploring the Sacred Valley

Today was primarily an educational day. In the town of Chincheros we got a demonstration of making woven goods from spinning yarn to the completed products, then an interesting talk about agriculture. 130 more words

Loom Restoration

A Leclerc Jano table loom came up for sale a couple weeks ago…$70.  A table loom will fit in well here with the Parkland Worker’s weaving program.   33 more words

Navajo Weaving

I’m a little bit excited over here….

I’ve booked myself onto a course (a rare occurrence for me as I’m normally leading them) doing Navajo Weaving tomorrow, and whilst I should probably be asleep right now I’m on… 79 more words

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TRUCK Contemporary Art In Calgary Holiday Market

I can’t believe November is almost over. I pretty much blinked and missed it. And part of that was getting ready for the Truck holiday market! 100 more words

Wool Weaving

Basket Weaving in the Sun Room

The students began this project with strawberry baskets. They started weaving at the bottom with an over/under pattern, working their way up with a variety of colors and yarns. 87 more words