Tag Archive: lana

Weaving colours

We had a whole day of snow yesterday. So we had a whole day indoors waiting for it to settle so we could go outside and build enormous snow balls. Having some quiet time, I took out the loom and… (READ MORE)

Fibre Art, Weaving

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Warmth in Silk and Wool

{español, mas abajo}   I keep spinning like mad… well, it’s quite soothing this spinning business. So it’s weaving. Probably because of the repetitive movements, one can just drift off in thoughts. This time I blended some merino with mulberry… (READ MORE)

Fibre Art, Spinning, Weaving

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Dino colour

While the kiln is still hot and doing its work on my clay pieces; I pulled out the spinning wheel and finished spinning some merino in the thick and thin fashion, for a handwoven scarf for my boy. I used… (READ MORE)

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Weaving bamboo yarn

A week or so ago I got the chance to start preparing the loom in between ceramic cups and spoons getting “cooked” in the kiln. I like switching from clay to textile…gives me a break, and it gives me ideas!… (READ MORE)

Fibre Art

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Tutorial on MOTS digital magazine!

[english, scroll down]   La semana pasada les comenté sobre la revista digital MOTS adonde, entro otras notas muy interesantes, hay una sobre moi! Bueno, hay tambien al final de la revista, un tutorial para hacer lapices o lapiceras forradas… (READ MORE)

Felt, Fibre Art, tutorials

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Weaving…

{español mas abajo}     Last May, for my birthday, Mr Husband got me a small loom. Nothing fancy, just something small to replace the other small loom I had and which by now is completely weak and broken. I… (READ MORE)

Fibre Art

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Felt Geometry

A million ideas race through my head… some I get to write down, others dissapear to make a reapearance later… some get -slowly- to see real life. Geometry this time… although a bit wonky. Still a work in progress…  … (READ MORE)

Felt, Fibre Art

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Lana

Felting is quite a task for me these days… but spinning some gorgeous merino and silk… much more relaxing. I can not sit around doing nothing. So during the day I spin, at night when I sit down to relax,… (READ MORE)

Fibre Art, Spinning

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Rusty Pink

Making this skirt took some time basically because I’ve been toying with the different elements that have made it, since the summer. I used cotton gauze, wool, silk noil, silk top… and probably something else that at this point has… (READ MORE)

Dyeing, Felt

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Winter skirt

In the photo from a few days ago at Kim’ s, with the monster raw wool rug, I’m wearing a felt skirt and some of you, kind readers, asked for specifics…   It is a basic skirt, reversible, with a… (READ MORE)

Felt, Fibre Art

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Raw Wool Rug II

The raw wool rug is done. Well, it was done last week but I haven’t had time to actually think and find a way to photograph the whooole thing from a good angle and with good props. And now it… (READ MORE)

Felt, Fibre Art

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Rainbow Fish

A while back I started this blanket. It’s a baby blanket, just the right width for a crib, or a pram. Not too big, not too small, easy to fold and put away. My 5yr old, who is an animal… (READ MORE)

Felt, Fibre Art

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