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FeltingWeaving

Where Did April Go?

 Terry's bunny familyIt's May!.  Where did April go?  Easter is just a memory and all of the chocolate has disappeared!The bunny family have abandoned their egg distribution business.  They gone back to looking cute while eating the plants in...

SpinningWeaving

Plain Weave isn’t Plain or Easy

The looms available to hand weavers have advanced in technology so that they can weave complex patterns and even pictures.  There are dobby looms and, compu-dobby looms with 16 to 64 harnesses, draw looms, and jacquard looms.  But we still can be blown...

HandwovenWeaving

Plain Weave isn’t Plain or Easy

plain weave on a painted warp The looms available to hand weavers have advanced in technology so that they can weave complex patterns and even pictures.  There are dobby looms and, compu-dobby looms with 16 to 64 harnesses, draw looms, and jacquard...

FeltingFibre ArtsWeaving

Works in Progress

shawl on the loom If you are an artisan you'll know that one of the most frequently asked questions is "how long did it take you to make that?" If the piece is woven the answer usually involves a long explanation of the time difference between setting up a loom and...