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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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Bead Weaving with SoftFlex Wire

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Recently I found a roll of orange SoftFlex wire in my stash. Maybe it’s the hint of autumn in the air, but I was really in the mood for orange. I warped up my loom using the No Warp-Ends Kit
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Protected: Weave-Along 14, Week One: Double Trouble: two shedding devices, one loom

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What’s your Mirrix Story?

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Have you started a business selling work you made on a Mirrix? Has your Mirrix allowed you to weave when other looms couldn’t due to an injury or disability? Did you realize your artistic talent for the first time when
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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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Tapestry versus rigid heddle versus jack looms

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Today I was supposed to take all the photographs and write some copy for an upcoming webinar.  But, mother nature had a different plan.  The sky is a whitish grey filled with rain and absent of any good natural light.
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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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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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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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