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Tag Archives: Tapestry Weaving

The Sam-estry

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I’ve wanted a tapestry of my dog, Sam, for a few years now. I think I decided that the first time I saw Kathe Todd-Hooker’s tapestry of her dog Chene (this one). A couple years later, my Sam-estry dream has
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20% off the Spencer Power Treadle this Weekend ONLY

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This summer we introduced the very first electric treadle for a portable tapestry loom. It was an instant hit with novice and professional tapestry weavers alike. “This treadle is wonderful. I have really enjoyed being able to shift the shed
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What happens when you’re given a Mirrix Loom?

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This spring,  three lovely ladies received Mirrix Looms in exchange for blogging about their experiences with it. Following is a list of their amazing blog posts (so far!) following their Mirrix journeys. We can’t wait to see what they each
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We Love The New Spencer Treadle… But Don’t Take Our Word For It

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Did you ever watch Reading Rainbow? It was a PBS kid’s show that started in the 80s about the wonder of books and reading. At the end of every show there was a segment of book reviews by kids. LeVar Burton, the host, would
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Mirrix’s First Virtual Art Show!

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Introducing Mirrix’s First Virtual Art Show!  Starting next week, we will be accepting pictures of woven work that follow a certain set of criteria (woven on a bead and/or tapestry loom, finished in the last 6 months, etc.) which we
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Is Your Next Craft Addiction Weaving Fiber on a Loom? (Free Ebook)

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You know it’s out there… your next craft addiction. It might just be weaving fiber on a loom.  Whether is it tapestry weaving, Inkle weaving, Saori weaving or even adding fiber to your bead pieces, Mirrix Looms are the perfect
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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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FAQ: An Alternative Way to Balance Your Warping Bar

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Sometimes you want to make a piece that’s much thinner than the width of the loom you’re weaving on. If you weave a thin piece in the center of your loom, you may have the problem of an unstable warping
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Learn tapestry online with Rebecca Mezoff

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This is a guest blog post by tapestry weaver and teacher Rebecca Mezoff. Check out her blog here and her website here. Last year I was headed to an important workshop in Washington. Due to a serious miscalculation in suitcase size
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Slow Art/Craft

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I am going to start off this post the way I originally planned to start it which is:  Looking for a quick and easy project to give away as a gift, something you can make in an hour or two
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