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Monthly Archives: July 2014

Introducing: The Double Shedding Device Weave-Along

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Update: You can now sign up for (and learn more about) this weave-along here A weave-along is a FREE online course. Claudia Chase and Elena Zuyok of Mirrix Looms will lead participants through a project woven on a loom. Every
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Weaving Rugs Across The Himalayas

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This year, “Loomy” (a 22″ Zach Loom) began a journey across the territories of Himalaya with Art Across Frontiers. Loomy has been meeting artists and weavers everywhere he goes and is helping to spread creative knowledge across and within these cultures. Check
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Double shedding device; double fun!

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The fun continues!  I am using two shedding devices to create a textured weaving as I mentioned in a previous post when I started this adventure (click here to read the previous post).  I had seared into my brain how I
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Tapestry Tool Box and The American Tapestry Alliance

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Nostalgia brought on by our recent attendance at Convergence (the Hand Weaver Guild of America’s every two year event) lead me to do some research to rediscover my tapestry past.  Searching for “Tapestry Tool Box” I found a letter from
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Double shedding devices are fun!

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I don’t have Elena’s fancy lenses here, but decided to take a quick photo with my iPad of the double shedding device weaving. At first, although I was enjoying it, I wasn’t lost in it yet.  Then I got lost
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Free Shipping: It’s Ending for Real!

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In May, we introduced free shipping for the month and have extended it twice since. Unfortunately, most good things come to an end and so will free shipping. Take advantage of this deal that goes through the end of July!
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Sneak Peak: Using two shedding devices on the Mirrix Loom

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Claudia has been experimenting with using two shedding devices to weave tapestry on a Mirrix Loom. We will post more about this later, but wanted to share a few pictures with you! Stay tuned for more!        
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Convergence Reflections

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Last week was a wonderful whirlwind of meeting people, selling looms and soaking in the merriment that is HGA’s Convergence. For me, the best part was meeting people. From famous tapestry weaver’s like Janet Austin, people we’ve been in touch
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