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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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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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5 Ways You’ll Love Starting Something New (Like Weaving)

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When was the las time you started something new? A new sport, craft or learning a new language can open up a world of possibilities, stretch your brain and introduce new ways of thinking. Many times, we don’t start new
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Share Your First Piece!

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Our “Your Work” Gallery is an amazing place to see all kinds of work done on Mirrix Looms. From beginner pieces to work done by professionals, there’s a wide range of beautiful work on display. Check out the gallery here.
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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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