Tapestry diary: On bobbins or butterflies.

Today’s tapestry breakthrough! Though the butterflies I made following @rebeccamezofftapestry video (see below) were working beautifully individually, I have so many colours on this autumn landscape that they were getting tangled (and freaking me out a little with messiness) But I didn’t want to use (or spend on) bulkier tapestry bobbins. I had a packet … Continue reading Tapestry diary: On bobbins or butterflies.

Tapestry Diary: Getting the cartoon onto the warp.

Last week I blogged about creating my tapestry cartoon, the next step was getting the cartoon onto the warp. It took all day, with three #spoonie naps during the process, but I’m sure a healthier person would get it done much faster! The first step was to attach the cartoon to the back of the warp … Continue reading Tapestry Diary: Getting the cartoon onto the warp.