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« on: March 28, 2012 01:20:27 PM »

I have recently been on a course looking at weaving without a conventional loom.  It was a great chance to try new ideas, and incorporate natural objects.  This sample is made from slate, driftwood and coloured warp.  The weft is made from the same coloured warp.






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« Reply #1 on: March 28, 2012 06:56:09 PM »

Wha...?!
What is this class you took? I'm in love with these weaving things you're doing lately. What else have you tried? Show me EvErYtHiNg!!!
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« Reply #2 on: March 28, 2012 10:03:35 PM »

Its beautirul to look at
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« Reply #3 on: March 29, 2012 10:58:46 AM »

Thank you!  Cheesy

I have some other samples from the class, I shall take some photos and share.  The classes were with Louise Martin, who is a fantastic weaver (and tutor!).  Her website has some amazing images.
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« Reply #4 on: March 29, 2012 12:56:43 PM »

This is brilliantly simple. absolutely gorgeous.  well done!
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« Reply #5 on: October 15, 2012 07:14:28 PM »

o boy, you've got me digging through my bins of sticks and beach stones, I can feel a project coming on...

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« Reply #6 on: April 04, 2013 10:11:48 AM »

very cool, I really like the fiber weaving juxtaposed with the natural hard elements! 
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« Reply #7 on: May 02, 2013 12:42:07 PM »

This is pretty cool and very artistic.  Smiley
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