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Still Weaving after 20 Years Show & Sale

The MERA Schoolhouse hosts an art exhibit every month, this month the Schoolhouse Weavers are exhibiting their craft. As the title says, weaving has been going on at the schoolhouse for 20 years, since its inception in 1998.  While weavers … Continue reading

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My Almost, But Didn’t Quite Make It, Christmas in July Towels

I thought that the modified star motif in the dishtowels I recently wove resembled more of a snowflake than a star, so with that in mind, and with the popularity of Christmas in July (although not with me), decided to weave … Continue reading

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Modified Star

Life seems to be busy right now, but I have managed to weave a couple of towels in a draft call Modified Star.  A point twill threading and treadling (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 7, 6, 5, … Continue reading

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315-4

315-4 refers to the threading and the threading for the towels below, it comes from A Weaver’s Book of 8-Shaft Patterns. I have seen a few pictures of this draft woven as tea towels and scarves on various blogs and … Continue reading

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FI-NAL-LY

I have finally finished a set of dish towels that I wove two, maybe three years ago.  What was the delay?  The fear of cutting into perfectly good fabric and having it all fall apart before my eyes. However, yards … Continue reading

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