General Topics · Weaving

More fun with twill

Well, after my Twill adventures which used four shafts on my rigid heddle loom, I was all fired up and ready to challenge myself again. This time, played around with iWeaveIt to design and the threading and and treadling. I’m sure if I searched Handweaving.net I might find the draft I have designed, but you… Continue reading More fun with twill

cooking · General Topics · Weaving · work in progress

Twill be done

Back to the loom this week, whilst I have a break from crochet and tapestry loom. I wanted to get some of the mercerised 3/2 cotton started, else I know it will sit in stash. I had a look back a some patterns I had done, and the first one I looked at, I thought… Continue reading Twill be done

General Topics · Holidays · walking · Weaving

Beach combing

Yesterday at the beach walk, I managed to find some ideal sticks for hanging weaving. They are ideal circumference and length for attaching my next tapestry weaving. Today we take a route to Witches Cauldron, a collapsed cave. It’s a good 10 miles there and back. The picture below is the view from the house… Continue reading Beach combing

Crochet · General Topics · Holidays · Weaving

Easter Holidays Crafting

We took the opportunity to get away for a week and be in a different set of four walls than those we’ve seen for the past few months! Wales released lockdown and allowed self contained units to open, and Welsh residents able to travel beyond a stay local. We remain cautious, have masks, hand gel… Continue reading Easter Holidays Crafting

General Topics · Weaving

Geometric

Oh my word, am I glad it’s the weekend. This weeks been crazy busy, but mainly with calls it I correctly should say video calls. I actually hope and try to call people on the phone so I can’t see them. Never thought that would be a thing. Don’t get me wrong. As soon as… Continue reading Geometric