The happening new platform is TikTok, so popular now that instagram and youtube are trying to look just like it. Probably a sign of its decline, so the perfect time for me to start posting over there. I had the idea to do a micro vlogging experiment of my experience at Medieval Week, so I... Continue Reading →
While I was working on weaving the 3-shaft twill for Ed I blogged about it, but I also wanted to write up a permanent page for the project - and it is now live here under the Weaving header: Sheep-grey 3-shaft twill. A little more succinct write-up of what I did, and lessons learned.
To the beginning < Previous post The weaving is done The re-supply of weft yarn came quickly from Kampes - very nice and quick service, and high quality yarns: I can recommend! As soon as the two extra skeins arrived I set to spooling up bobbins and weaving. I used up one full skein, and... Continue Reading →
To the beginning < Previous post > Next post Three days of just plain weaving going on. Including spooling up bobbins of weft yarn of course. At the moment, on day nine, I have used up all the weft yarn I had at home already and I am paused at 577 cm of fabric on... Continue Reading →
To the beginning< Previous post> Next post Much improvement happened after I stopped and considered that if I wanted different results (no broken warp ends) I might need to change my method. I went to the Big Book of Weaving, and re-read the sections on mending broken warp ends and remembered that what I had... Continue Reading →