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Monthly Archives: May 2014

Weaving from the back

Posted on by Janna Maria Vallee / Posted in Social Market for a Mirrix 2014, Tapestry Weaving | 1 Comment

Finally I have a tapestry update for you.  I had some moments with this piece where I wanted to start over, or start something totally different, mostly because I just wasn’t excited about it anymore.  And, even though I was
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The American Tapestry Alliance. Social Market for a Mirrix 2014 Share Sponsor

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The American Tapestry Alliance is Mirrix’s Social Market for a Mirrix 2014 May share-sponsor! Following is a little interview we did with an ATA representative (thanks, Elaine!) so you can learn a little more about the ATA and what they have going on
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Tidbits of Beaded Loom Design

Posted on by Christina Neit / Posted in Bead Weaving, Social Market for a Mirrix 2014 | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

While waiting to get some beads for my mega project, I haven’t been able to quite decide what I have wanted to do for quick items. Today I thought I would discuss the designing of a piece on a bead
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Lurcat’s Tapestry Revival, part three

Posted on by Janna Maria Vallee / Posted in Social Market for a Mirrix 2014, Tapestry Weaving | 1 Comment

In the book French Tapestry (1946) Pierre Veret recalls, in reference to the revival of tapestry in the 20th century, “the determination of a few painters, led by Jean Lurcat and Gromaire, hard at work during some of the darkest years our
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Playing by Julia Hecht

Posted on by Julia Hecht / Posted in Social Market for a Mirrix 2014 | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

I’ve been playing with my new pattern (First Step) and my Mirrix Loom.  In this picture you can see the fruits of my labor…some more appealing than others.  The finished bracelet that I posted last week took me just as
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May Social Market for a Mirrix Share-Sponsor: The American Tapestry Alliance

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The American Tapestry Alliance is an organization near and dear to our hearts and this month, they’re our featured Social Market for a Mirrix 2014 share-sponsor. Please take a moment to learn a little more about the ATA and check
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