For those interested I am working in a 8 epi warp. I would have prefered thinner cotton twine but it was hard to obtain. But it is OK. No worries. I promissed Marilyn from New Zeland I would post an image of the rods that help me keep more or less tension. Usually the warp I like to set it quite loose in order to help me at the end when the distance of the nails of the frame are too close and it gets tighter. I hope this picture is clear for you Marilyn. Day 5 of the woven Journal. Yamile…
The New Tapestry Has Left the Starting Gate
Yes, the new Hands On tapestry has left the starting gate and the ride ahead looks long and leisurely with some challenging terrain. My plan is to enjoy the journey and embrace the challenge! Wouldn't want to say how long it has taken me to get this far, but some experimentation has been part of the process. It has been raining for a couple of days here and the world outside is full of clean greens and lavender grays. Sometimes the only inspiration I need for the daily practice is to look…
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Jude Hill – Spirit Cloth
Jude Hill is much beloved in our textile community. Her kindness and gentle spirit embeds itself in cloth, Spirit Cloth. Primitive and folk art overtones. Jude lives in New York state, USA.
see on through to the other side
i like that you can see through it. sometimes transparent means that light can pass through and you can see on through to the other side, sometimes it means that something is invisible and unable t…