Wondrous Wednesdays: Weaving up close and personal…

A wondrous Wednesday to you all! Just an update today: I spent all of Sunday afternoon bonding with my weaving project. I am now about 3/4 of the way done with the weaving. The process is delightful and is going quite smoothly, with the exception of my selvages.  Due to the variety of weights of […]

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Wondrous Wednesdays: all set!

Finally, I am ready to roll on this weaving project! This was the smoothest experience of warp winding and loom preparation yet.  I will keep you informed of my progress!   

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Wondrous Wednesdays: sleighed and ready

I’ve decided to go with a simple plain weave structure for my ruana. The reed is ready. Next step is to thread the heddles. Soon, I hope…   

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Wondrous Wednesdays: Guess what day it is….

okay, okay it is NOT Wednesday! Let’s just move past that… If my plight was that of being warped last week, this week, I am all strung out… and ready to string the loom, that is. The warp is wound. I loved the feel of the lanolin as it flew through my fingers on the […]

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Wondrous Wednesday: I am sooo warped…

After hours of unknotting, adding, checking my math, then double-checking, planning and plotting a design, then reconfiguring sett and density, I believe I’m ready to wind warp. Let’s do this…I am sooo warped!   

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A Wondrous Feathering Friday: at the Sheep and Wool Fest!

Since the week is a bit off kilter for me, I am doing a Wednesday/Friday combine today! [Next week, I will do the beauty blog] I made my annual trek to the Wisconsin Sheep and Wool Festival this morning with a very specific agenda in hand. I have found that having a shopping list is […]

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