All, Creating Things, Weaving

Electric Koolaid!

I recently had the opportunity do a custom for a great group of ladies. Their inspiration was a set of images with amazing colors. While on vacation in Florida I decided to dedicate some time to figuring out how to present a mockup that would portray what a hand dyed warp would look like. Amber… Read More Electric Koolaid!

All, Creating Things, House Rehabbing, kitchens

Planning Stages of rearranging our house

This past winter had no snow until the end of January. just like last year actually. Then we got one storm and it looked like this In one day before we had a chance to rake off the roof we had ice dams. They didn’t go away until March and at several points over the… Read More Planning Stages of rearranging our house

All, Creating Things, Weaving

Arrecife Del Mar – Competition Entry Baby Wrap

In the spring I entered another Wrap Competition, they chose the 7 Wonders of the World and you could choose any of the lists out there. I was attracted to the Great Barrier Reef because after browsing though all the photographs I was awed by the amazing colors found in nature and thought they would… Read More Arrecife Del Mar – Competition Entry Baby Wrap

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Weaving Challenge – Chihuly

For my next weaving project, I decided to participate in a handwoven Baby Wrap Competition with 75 other weavers. The theme was works of art and I chose this Having been a sculpture major at MassArt I am far more drawn to sculpture than paintings. I also really wanted a purple and green wrap for… Read More Weaving Challenge – Chihuly

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Finally Weaving…

So, once upon a time… 10 years or so ago I had just sold  my cloth diaper business to Jam Tots in Canada and I was trying to decide what to do with myself. Through a friend I acquired a small loom that someone was getting rid of, then somehow I had decided (blurry details in… Read More Finally Weaving…

All, Creating Things, House Rehabbing

Studio in a Closet

I never thought within our budget we’d manage to get 4 bedrooms AND a studio for me…but somehow we HAD to. The girls, 11 & 13 bicker incessantly and it’s just exhausting and irritating – I’d sew in a closet if it meant I wouldn’t have to listen to this all day! So this house… Read More Studio in a Closet