Hanstock IV September 10, 2022, Hancock, NH

Hanstock IV September 10, 2022, Hancock, NH

Coming up! Hanstock IV, Hancock, NH, September 10, 2022 from 11-8pm and weaving related chatter.

Reflections upon “Weaving must be very meditative.” “Transitions Scarf” print at home pattern for weavers

Reflections upon “Weaving must be very meditative.” “Transitions Scarf” print at home pattern for weavers

Is handweaving "meditative" or "relaxing?" Chat about Kate's new print-at-home weaving pattern, "Transitions Scarf."

Home selling preparations. Staging the loom room.

Hello, friends. My husband and I are knee-deep in preparations to sell our home. While everyone faces the same challenges of making sure living spaces are de-cluttered and tidy and prospective-buyer ready, I have found it especially puzzling to "stage" my weaving studio. I need to keep weaving while our home is on the market, [...]

A new overshot design

Hello, friends. While I've enjoyed weaving my "teeming with twills" kitchen towels (you can read more about those here or check out recent photos on my Instagram page), I am ready to see how my latest overshot pattern design is going to shape up on the loom. This is a four harness pattern and I [...]

Self-drafted 8 shaft overshot cloth

Hello, friends. The summer and winter placemats are finished and some have headed out to my family for Christmas.  I liked the "heft" of the cloth, which is important for well-behaved placemats. So, we're moving right along in the weaving queue! I hope to submit at least one piece to the "Living with Craft" exhibition [...]