At this time of year I am thinking about 2014, about the shows I’ll apply to and the work I’ll submit with my applications. Most shows want images from the last two years, so I don’t HAVE to take new photos this year for most shows, but I still want to get some new ones.
I’m still weaving with rayon chenille. I love it for the wintertime, and so do my customers. Since all the rest of my shows will be in the cool or cold weather, I thought I really needed to beef up my stock in this area.
I used Tammy’s gorgeous Ocean Waves to weave three scarves. [...]
Although I haven’t been blogging, I have been weaving. Here’s a sampling of what I’ve been up to.
First I used another of Tammy’s hand painted yarns, this time in a colorway she calls Grape Ape.
The scarf on the left has the same hand painted weft, in the middle is a solid pink weft, and on [...]
I intended to come home from grocery shopping this morning and put a warp of Tammy’s lovely red poinsettia rayon chenille on my loom. But plans change, this time because of nature.
This gorgeous maple tree at the top of my driveway called to me yesterday and again today with its beauty. I love the [...]
I do love to learn new things. I know that sometimes I’m resistant, but that’s usually only when someone else, or life, imposes that learning on me. When it’s my idea, I’m all over it.
When I first learned to weave, taking a total of about 12 hours of classes from a man in his [...]