This little crochet bunny found his way onto my weaving. He very kindly brought some chocolate with him. Wishing you all a very happy and relaxed long weekend.
Yesterday, I learned how to use this rather large AVL sectional warping wheel. I used it to prepare all the vertical threads for my next woven fabric. The lengthy threads are wound in 5cm wide sections following a neat sequence. Each section is then wound straight onto my loom under even tension. ThisContinue reading “Warping wheel”
The Wednesday Weaver students are flying along. So far, they have been weaving samples that explore different weave structures, techniques, yarns and colours. Today they will be making a ‘mood board’ of their own favourite images and objects. This will be the inspiratinal starting point for a scarf or other handwoven item. I loveContinue reading “Process”
I’m Back in the studio this morning. Here’s a little preview of some students’ weaving from last month’s workshops. I Don’t forget; the Wednesday Weavers beginners course starts next week. Or drop by today for an impromptu taster session.
Twill texiles Classes and Workshops are now available through the lovely Chalkle website. If you are interested in learning to weave , there are still places left on the January workshops… …plus a new ‘Wednesday Weavers’ class starts in early February and will run for 8 weeks. Further details can be found here…… http://chalkle.com/twill-textile-design-classes