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Third Grade Makes An Art Installation

Okay, I will admit it.  I had ulterior motives when we did this weaving project. Yes, I had a bag of over 500 compact discs I needed to get rid of.   935 more words

It's Elementary

Start Your Day.......

  Start your day with this beautiful photo of Spring in Ireland – a contrast of green and yellow – thanks to Sarah Rubalcava of Rubalcava Horticultural Services. 23 more words



My newest creation. Round weaving with fluffy edges!

Tasty work lunch at Blue Smoke, a new restaurant in East Jordan MI.

Sunset on my way into work on Tuesday. 23 more words

Extremely Slow Fashion

The slow fashion movement has interested me for years. The philosophy behind it, understanding the origins and process behind your clothing and choosing those pieces least harmful to people, animals, and the planet, falls right into my own mission. 490 more words

Farm Stuff

27/100 Weaving the Rainbow by George Ella Lyon, Stephanie Anderson (Illustrator)

This is a really neat children’s book that introduces the processes of raising sheep, shearing, spinning, dyeing, warping a loom, and weaving. Since it is only about 30 pages long, all of which have very few words (and beautiful pictures) this is a lot of information to get across to the readers. 58 more words


Stepping up to 8-shaft patterns

Very quickly because I am in prime weaving time… this is happening!

A first Elin Towel in the two block broken twill was yesterday’s weaving.  After much care for warping and tying-up to the kit’s instructions, I chose to weave 6 repeats of the first block, and 2 repeats of the second. 291 more words


Snow Bleaching Kimono Material

There are many traditional techniques that are still in use in present day Snow Country. One of the most visually stunning that we have witnessed recently is… 241 more words

Minami Uonuma