the prism house

good graces

By the very good graces of some very good makers, I am learning to weave on a loom.

beginning the sampler

beginning the sampler


The wonderful craftspeople at the Anna Templeton Centre, which houses the College of the North Atlantic’s Textiles Program have kindly rolled me onto a loom and set me off. I am running with this like a child through a field with a kite in a stiff breeze with sun on my shoulders. Today I completed 57″ of samples, including a plain weave, basket weave, and twill weave in various manifestations, using various fibres (largely cotton and wool)

plain weave and twill

plain weave in four fibres

plain weave and twill




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This entry was posted on October 12, 2013 by in Crafting, new work and tagged , , , , , .
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