This piece combines two of my new skills: painting a warp chain with inks made from natural dyes and using a supplementary warp to weave turned summer and winter.
Supplementary warps call for supplementary beams, ‘official’ and improvised.
A new warp ready to go: if only I had time to weave it.
The Celts are Coming!
Devising a new freeform structure to use supplementary warp patterning.
A significant shuttle makes a difference to my experience of freeform weaving.
As in “Down to Earth with a…”
An amazing week learning ecological methods of natural dyeing with Michel Garcia.
Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens! Well, very nearly.
Cakes! Also braiding, but mainly excuses.