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Providence GivethMy fabric, “Updraft, Downdraft”, was awarded first place in the yardage exhibit at Convergence!  This is an international juried exhibit, so it is very exciting to have my work selected for this honor.  I was so sad to miss out on going there myself, but th…
 
Providence Giveth
My fabric, “Updraft, Downdraft”, was awarded first place in the yardage exhibit at Convergence!  This is an international juried exhibit, so it is very exciting to have my work selected for this honor.  I was so sad to miss out on going there myself, but th…
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I got the Rhode Island Blues
I was supposed to be in Providence today.  But Providence, it seems, had other plans in store for me.  The Polar Vortex cancelled my flight and apparently many others.  It took the airline over an hour just to put a human on the line, and she wasn’t able to…
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Predator at Complexity Exhibit in Rhode IslandPredator 19” H x 14” W Cotton, hand-dyed wool. Twill and plain weave, forming supplementary warp worked in double-layered sprang technique. If you’re going to Convergence, be sure not to miss this exhibit at nearby Brown University.  See my piece “Predator”…
Predator at Complexity Exhibit in Rhode Island
Predator 19” H x 14” W Cotton, hand-dyed wool. Twill and plain weave, forming supplementary warp worked in double-layered sprang technique. If you’re going to Convergence, be sure not to miss this exhibit at nearby Brown University.  See my piece “Predator”…
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Updraft, Downdraft at Convergence 2014Updraft, Downdraft 3 yards 24” long x 24.5” wide Cotton, hand-painted warp Doubleweave, half-layer left unwoven and worked in sprang technique This and other fabulous yardage featured in: Ebb & Flow: Yardage HGA’s Convergence 2014 Providence Juried Yardage …
 
Updraft, Downdraft at Convergence 2014
Updraft, Downdraft 3 yards 24” long x 24.5” wide Cotton, hand-painted warp Doubleweave, half-layer left unwoven and worked in sprang technique This and other fabulous yardage featured in: Ebb & Flow: Yardage HGA’s Convergence 2014 Providence Juried Yardage …
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Eccentricity at Convergence 2014Eccentricity 37” H x 28” W Cotton, wool, rayons, silk and blends. Doubleweave, varying ends-per-inch, some layers of warp left unwoven and worked in sprang technique. This piece and other fiber arts featured in Providence this month in: A Lively Experiment:…
 
Eccentricity at Convergence 2014
Eccentricity 37” H x 28” W Cotton, wool, rayons, silk and blends. Doubleweave, varying ends-per-inch, some layers of warp left unwoven and worked in sprang technique. This piece and other fiber arts featured in Providence this month in: A Lively Experiment:…
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Beam once, thread manyHere’s something I’d heard of, but had never tried before.  If you have multiple projects which use the same number of warp ends, but different threadings, you can re-thread between projects, and save the beaming step on the subsequent projects.  I got to t…
 
Beam once, thread many
Here’s something I’d heard of, but had never tried before.  If you have multiple projects which use the same number of warp ends, but different threadings, you can re-thread between projects, and save the beaming step on the subsequent projects.  I got to t…
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July TotM - 4th of July WeavingHappy Independence Day! On the loom: 40/2 linen warp at 30 epi in rosepath threading, 20/1 linen ground weft, 5/2 cotton pattern weft.
July TotM - 4th of July Weaving
Happy Independence Day! On the loom: 40/2 linen warp at 30 epi in rosepath threading, 20/1 linen ground weft, 5/2 cotton pattern weft.
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July TotM - The DraftJuly’s Towel of the Month is on the same threading as April’s towel, a rosepath threading, but it uses a different tie-up.  It makes a design meant to look like tiny “stars and stripes” reminiscent of the US flag, just in time for our Independence Day. The …
July TotM - The Draft
July’s Towel of the Month is on the same threading as April’s towel, a rosepath threading, but it uses a different tie-up.  It makes a design meant to look like tiny “stars and stripes” reminiscent of the US flag, just in time for our Independence Day. The …
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June’s Towel of the Month is in Lace Bronson (aka Atwater-Bronson lace).  In this photo it is backlit against an open window in the breeze.  I think it would make some

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More gauze weavingI did some more sampling of different gauze threadings, and now I’m trying a wider piece of fabric that I’d like to make into a lacy blouse. This really lacy bit is the yoke part of the blouse that goes over the shoulders (the lower part is more modest).  T…
More gauze weaving
I did some more sampling of different gauze threadings, and now I’m trying a wider piece of fabric that I’d like to make into a lacy blouse. This really lacy bit is the yoke part of the blouse that goes over the shoulders (the lower part is more modest).  T…