Category Archives: Weave

How I spent my summer vacation

It is well established that The Good Weaver and The Good Knitter plan their projects completely, do sampling to check their plans, actually follow their plans and then write up their notes and file them away with their samples. Sadly … Continue reading

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A gift of love

For a decade now I have been offering my siblings a handwoven 50th birthday present. Yes they all got gifts in the 80s and then most of them got handwoven wedding gifts and baby blankets, but half century birthdays are … Continue reading

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Against the clock

I work best with deadlines but this is one of those times that I wish I didn’t have to cut things quite so close. My sister is moving out of state in 3 weeks. For the past two years I have … Continue reading

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Adelante y Arriba

It was another case of yarn lust.  I was in a store where they hand dye all their specialty yarns and the brilliant silk sheen made me pick up a cone of blue yarn.  I decided a lace blouse would … Continue reading

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The upside of getting a cold

I’ve been traveling for work always seem to get a cold after flying.  I could barely fall asleep last night because of my cough, so why do I think there’s an upside to getting sick? No one wants to be … Continue reading

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Gratitude: A diary of creating my (third or fourth) career

Eight months ago I asked the universe (and my friends) for weaving students and I am full of gratitude that it really is happening. After 33 years as a weaver, I am now also a teacher. My blog, my advertising … Continue reading

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Christmas Holly Towels

Christmas Holly Towels Can you tell I’m a little behind in my blogging? Well my mother would say that the Church’s Christmas liturgical season ends on Feb 2, so that only makes me a week late. Last summer I got … Continue reading

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