Category: weaving

March energy

I’m just acting as if spring is going to arrive. I have faith, although the weather is still wintry. I feel energetic about gardening. I started some leek, shallot, cipollini, and celery seeds indoors....

Colors and friends

Noticing colors in my life lately, mostly primary colors. Not my usual palette, but maybe suited to the dreariness of March days. Color is an easily accessible feast. I’m doing watercolor exercises. Mostly color...

A weaving celebration

It’s my birthday! I’m 66 years old. Seems like a lot of years. I’m celebrating with weaving. This checkerboard piece got me weaving again last September after a break. I really wanted to try...

Gray with a few sparkles

I finished my second little weaving on the pipe loom. This time I put on the warp by memory, without referencing the videos constantly. There were mistakes. But I was able to weave without...

Weaving eye

The little weaving is off the pipe loom and finished. Lots of fun. I don’t know what’s going on with the unevenness of the borders, especially at the bottom. But I’m pleased to be...

Passing the time

My body and mind are still tuned to the cycles of work-vacation-work. I used to get so energized at work. I found it hard to relax and enjoy downtime. I still tend to have...

Pipe loom debut

I’m weaving a four selvedge piece on a pipe loom. Finally! I convinced Sam to help me by saying it was the only thing I wanted for Christmas. He went directly to the pipe...