Category Archives: FibreArts

Pick-up pattern of the week – Mixed Twill


The Minute Purl & Loop loom is very cute and is a great tiny loom to make samples on. Comes in a pack of three and of course I like the one with the most pegs. I can get 20 … Continue reading

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Pick-up pattern of the week – the basics


I have a few odds and ends left over from the show. I sold an extra large loom to a lady and her kids and failed to put the pick up stick in with the parts. Another lady who came … Continue reading

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More Tapestry Loom Weaving on the Lisa Loom


I can’t wait for the tapestry weaving classes I’m teaching at the Creativ Festival in (whoa) one week! I finished two more pieces on the small Lisa loom. I also started a pick-up weaving piece on the large loom that … Continue reading

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Archeology, Spinning and Weaving


The article for these pictures has been published in the Oct 17 Homespun News, the newsletter for the Kitchener-Waterloo Weaver’s and Spinner’s Guild. https://kwws.org/

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The Lisa Loom has also arrived


Just after Labour day the first of my Louet Lisa loom order made it to my place. I ordered the small size as I like it for teaching. Here is a box: And all the parts that it comes with. … Continue reading

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So many updates! This time Erica is coming!!


I’m excited that Louet has a new table loom (The Erica) that will be coming later this year, and I pre-ordered 3 versions! I can’t wait to get some pictures of a 2-shaft version, a 4-shaft version and all the … Continue reading

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The Flax Cometh


Its soooo pretty! Thank goodness a phenomenal amount sprouted. The garden patch feels a lot less bare now. All the varieties are growing nicely. Marilyn Melina Calista Vesta    

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