new ideas, version 2

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There are more of these than will fit in a single post, I am sure, but I have to start somewhere. At Convergence I attended a most thought-provoking day class with tapestry artist James Koehler on “The Emotional and Psychological … Read More

weavers, weavers everywhere

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I’m not quite home yet, but I am in the next best place — my Dad’s house in California — where I can slob about in sundress and flip-flops while doing laundry and generally getting organised for the transatlantic return. … Read More

how to recognise me at Convergence

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If you are going to be at Complex Weavers or Convergence next week, then look for the chubby round face with the red specs and messy hair, and say hello! The camera is not guaranteed, but it may well be … Read More

extreme preparation

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Having spent the best part of two days with my stripey fabric (shown above before wet finishing), I am finally ready to start assembling my trousers. The washing led to more widthways shrinkage than I was expecting — from approx … Read More