Summer and winter placemats, batik fabric weft

Summer and winter placemats, batik fabric weft

Summer and winter placemats are on the loom. Making friends with a ski shuttle and weaving with batik fabrics.

November weaving (and a bit of knitting)

November weaving (and a bit of knitting)

What's on the loom for November, stranded knitting, and other fiber-related chatter.

Log cabin placemats, “Art, Craft and Design” exhibition

Log cabin placemats, “Art, Craft and Design” exhibition

Log cabin placemats for the League of NH Craftsmen Virtual Fair, Aug 1-9, 2020.

New, free weaving pattern to share: “Quarantine Coasters”

New, free weaving pattern to share: “Quarantine Coasters”

Weave a set of simple mug rugs using fabric scraps and my free PDF pattern and instructions.

Summer and Winter in the winter

Summer and Winter in the winter

Summer and winter is becoming one of my favorite weaving structures. It is a two shuttle weave (unless you turn your draft, but that is a topic for another day). I really like the sturdiness of the resulting fabric but especially love the fact that you end up with a reversible piece. Yes! It is [...]

Placemats for all seasons

Placemats for all seasons

Hello, friends. I love placemats. I love to use them and I love to weave them. They make great gifts and they're a nice way to "live" with handwovens. When crafted from cotton, they're especially easy to launder. My newest design is build around a four shaft bird's eye twill design. I wanted to create [...]