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Category Archives: Social Market for a Mirrix 2014

Rusted woven wool

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

  Here is peek at the current state of my rusted woven sample.  I like how it looks somewhat like a salvaged woven artifact.  I did the rusting over a few days, between an old iron and iron plate, turning the
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When You Know You Are Close…Keep Going

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

 GREETINGS WEAVING FRIENDS!!! It has taken me three weeks to go from my last post – the start of this bracelet – to completing the project.  The idea for this bracelet actually began during the summer with my free form
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Natural Dye Sampler

Posted on by Janna Maria Vallee / Posted in Social Market for a Mirrix 2014, Tapestry Weaving | 2 Comments

I finally got around to finishing my last tapestry.  As mentioned in my last post about it, it showcases two different ends-per-inch using two shedding devices.  And my favorite aspect to this piece is that it is a natural dye
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back to basics

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

  During this Mirrix journey I’ve learned a lot about what I’m capable of doing with a little one around.  Even though the reason I am drawn to weaving tapestry is because of it’s slow factor, having a toddler around
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Over The Hump with Hemp

Posted on by Julia Hecht / Posted in Social Market for a Mirrix 2014 | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

  Greetings Weaving Friends!  I have had a difficult time with “re-entry” after my knee surgery.  No matter what I did, I was very tired all the time. I tried resting, pushing myself, smiling a lot and pretending I was
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Off my Mirrix

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

Off the loom today is my circles weaving, done with two shedding devices.  I can’t tell you how much I love this technique and the dimensionality it offers.  As I mentioned in my last post I’ve woven in both 12
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Weaving circles with two shedding devices

Posted on by Janna Maria Vallee / Posted in Social Market for a Mirrix 2014, Tapestry Weaving, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

As soon I began weaving with two shedding devices a lightbulb went off.  I tend to want fine detailed work in my pieces, yet I often feel overwhelmed by the time those processes take, especially since having an baby –
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