My back needed a break from sitting at the loom and twining, today, so I worked on my #cartoon for my tapestry. I’m pretty chuffed at the result, being a person who cannot draw to save her life! I was able to produce this using an app called #stitchsketch on my iPad that allows you … Continue reading Making the cartoon for my first tapestry.
A big day’s work with the ball winder for this #spoonie, I will have to rest tomorrow, but well worth it. I should have all the colours I need to make a tapestry of a photo I took if a Mountain Range in #Japan turning to autumn colours. These aren’t strictly tapestry yarns (they’re @knit_picks … Continue reading Preparations for a new project!
This loom is the reason for yesterday and today’s lack of #spoons but it was definitely worth it. After taking a couple of weeks to gradually wax each piece, on Sunday I spent the day putting it together, with a little help from Superman, but just a little because I really wanted to do it … Continue reading A New Loom!
Embark on an ENORMOUS, years-long project that requires proficiency only in skills I already have? Pfft! Where's the fun in that? 😂 It's always best to learn by doing, anyway, and what better way to keep motivated than having a grand vision to work towards? 😍More details soon. I may be insane 😜🤓
Oggie and I are slowly working through the waxing of the silver beech that will become a tapestry loom from the wonderful @ashford_wheels_looms I can only do so much in a day, because I can only be upright for so long before my BP gets too low & my heart rate too high, but it's … Continue reading Woodwork in the workshop!