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Change the look.

Today I’ been using a different treadling pattern to create a whole new look in this overshot cloth. Cool.<p>Wasn’t thrilled with the cloth I was making …

The Weaver's Delight Cams and What They Can Do

Hopefully some of this information will be helpful to someone else with a Newcomb Weaver's Delight loom. I realized I never wrote about the cams when …

A Handweaver in Paris

Ballytoughey Loom - Beth Moran

Ballytoughey Loom - Beth Moran. 457 likes · 24 talking about this · 5 were here. High quality natural fibre hand woven rugs, scarfs & clothing. Hand …

Latest news from the loom

In the last few years I have said a lot of No, for a number of reasons. But I decided that in 2018 I would say Yes. It is only May and I have already …

Handweaving by Janet Whittam

iowaweaver

This is the third in my series of occasional postings about my earlier days weaving. This blog post was originally published January 2, 2016 on my …

Weaver’s Blog | Blue Flag Handweaving

<i>This gallery contains 5 photos.</i><p>Seven weavers spent Saturday learning how to design and weave figures in boundweave on a rosepath threading. The …

Vincent Van Gogh

MMs & OOs Handweaving

I haven't posted to my blog in a long time but now it is time. I've moved. Before I moved I put a 26 yard cotton warp on my smaller loom. I wove off …

On The Loom Blog

Written By: Muffy Young <br>Date: Sunday, March 6th 2016<p>Exciting news: I was honored with an award for excellence at the Baltimore show this year.<p>Double …

Celtic Weaving

I will not be continuing to write this blog for a while, because I'm moving into some new projects, including tapestry and rugs. If you have any …

Erica Parker

Fort Pelham Farm

The holidays are over and the cold snap has broken so I’m no longer hauling wood and loading a stove every hour or so and fretting about farm animals …

wovenmemories

I have a pre-occupation with ideas for mourning, beyond what poetry can offer. This is not to say that poetry does not resonate deeply with my own …

more blues

it is raining – only a light mistingbut we haven’t had any moisture in weeks so anything is welcomeI heard the garden sigh!it has taken days to get …

spinweaverbarbara

Posted on April 5, 2018 by<p>I have been absent from the blog, but I had a very busy year, mostly teaching and making samples for teaching, and being …

It’s official– I’m now a Master Weaver

Friday, Nov. 4, I got the news that I had passed the examination for the Handweavers [sic] Guild of America’s Certificate of Excellence Level II– …

Small Bags

So what do you do with all the small pieces of handwoven fabric from sampling and weaving off a warp? Small bags with and without a strap are one …

Traditions in Cloth

The latest cold snap has got me suddenly working with the camelids . Back when I first started spinning I would search out as many different types of …

Kerstin's extras

Smoothing the Rough Edges | Plain Weave and beyond | Hand Weaving • Color • Form • Function

The Edge… there is no honest way to explain it because the only people who really know where it is are the ones who have gone over. Hunter S. Thompson<p>…

Inkle Gallery

Contact me<p>Here are some of the various inkles I have been producing, both plain weave and pick up, as well as a picture of my floor loom. Last …

overshot weave

Like realtors whose mantra is “location, location, location”, the weavers’ mantra is “sample, sample, sample”. But as a weaver for 30 years, I’m very …

Mission Accomplished

The first sample on the Noble loom is finished. Washed and pressed, it is 255 x 18.5 cm (around 100 x 7 inches) with 15 patterns.<p>Most of the patterns …

Categories

I don’t mind sampling before I take on a new project. I usually end up making something with the sample…count the zippered purses I have around here! …

Talking about Weaving

I beamed on the warp this morning. This is the picture from the front of the loom showing the weighted warps. At this point I had only about six more …

abbas khan

Hi all ! I would like to share some photos of the Indian Silk Brocade sarees (Indian women’s dress) that were exhibited at the National Museum in New …

Druk, druk, druk

Het was een week waarin en waarover veel te vertellen was, maar de tijd daarvoor ontbrak. Even bijpraten dus.<i><br>This was a week about which and in which</i> …