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Monthly Archives: April 2010

Latest Tapestry

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I have made some progress on the latest tapestry weaving.  Not has much as I would have liked.  My first revelation, as I shared, was putting on the treadle.  My next revelation was to take it off the table in
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A New Technique of Expanding a Beading Project by Joe Dennard, Mirrix Owner

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One of my projects, a contemporary reproduction of an antique Native American tobacco bag, developed a problem.Well, I should confess, it was my problem and doing. In preparing the layout for this project, the borders were too small for the embellishment
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Looming Video

Posted on by Bryan Riley / Posted in Bead Weaving, Social Market for a Mirrix: Christina Neit, Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

I was finally able to get a video going of me working on the loom. I am not totally comfortable doing this, but it will get better as time goes on. This was my biggest ‘fear’ taking on this challenge
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The tapestry project continues Using THE TREADLE

Posted on by claudiachase / Posted in Tapestry Weaving | Tagged | 1 Comment

I am weaving away, finding that I am engaging the shedding device handle in one direction as the shapes get smaller and just picking the threads by hand for the other because I can’t be bothered to reach up and
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Plugging Away

Posted on by Bryan Riley / Posted in Bead Weaving, Social Market for a Mirrix: Christina Neit, Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Good morning all you Mirrix lovers! I have been working like crazy on the split loom piece. Because I have made one before, I have not run into any snags, which is terrific! I love being able to occasionally tighten
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WIP and a Free Loom Pattern

Posted on by Bryan Riley / Posted in Bead Weaving, Social Market for a Mirrix: Christina Neit, Uncategorized | Tagged | 1 Comment

Happy Sunday everyone! We had SNOW here in Maine (at least in MY area on the Western side near the White Mts) yesterday! How wrong is that?! LOLI did a whole day of looming on my most fantabulous Mirrix yesterday!
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Split Loom Work In Progress

Posted on by Bryan Riley / Posted in Bead Weaving, Social Market for a Mirrix: Christina Neit | Tagged | Leave a comment

Hello everyone. My name is Christina Neit, from Good Quill Hunting, and I was the beady Winner of the ‘Social Market for a Mirrix’. I would like to take this moment to thank Claudia and her daughter, Elena, for choosing
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A New Way To Warp? (For bead weaving.)

Posted on by mirrixlooms / Posted in Bead Weaving, Social Market for a Mirrix: Christina Neit, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

On Sunday we visited Caravan Beads and while Claudia taught, Barry (the lovely owner of Caravan) and I sat down and tried to figure out an easier way to warp. (All his idea.) We expanded a bit on a fairly
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