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Seattle Weaving Guild-Wow!

Yesterday, 23 Feb 2017, I had the privilege of going to a Seattle Weavers Guild meeting in Seattle. Wow! I was wowed by the amount of people attending; by the beautifully woven garments worn by attendees; the “Hot of the Loom” show and tell on display and discussed; the friendly people I met and the program. 257 more words


Visual Exploration

The essence driven from m research:

  • Motifs
    • Organic
    • geometric
  • weaving
    • weft
    • warps
  • Emphasis/Shiny
    • -Gold
    • -Silver
  • patterns

I took some brocade samples are tried to explore the motifs and design new and interesting motifs.

Weave a Little Dream Come True

Weaving with young students is fun. Either they get it or they don’t. I start weaving with first grade level students. We start with paper. I am never concerned whether they are strictly “over then under”. 490 more words

Elementary Art Lesson Pins

6th Gr -Bookmark Weaving on Two Harness Looms

Warped looms of various colors and multi/variegated yarn make fun little weaving projects getting a taste of harness weaving – compared to hand manipulated cardboard warped weaving. 35 more words

6th Gr

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


Learning how to weave

I gave a loom/weaving kit to a young girl for Christmas and realized I can’t teach something I don’t know!! So I got a picture frame and push pins and made my own loom. 50 more words

Technical Block 1 : Weave 

I came into this technical block having no proper experience or extensive knowledge of the weave specialism. Because of this I was nervous that the technicalities of setting up the loom would overwhelm me but I found the opposite. 1,079 more words