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Angharad’s Weaveathon

Today I went to West Kilbride to visit friend and fellow weaver Angharad McLaren. Angharad has been the latest maker-in-residence at the Barony Centre, developing her own weaving based on sport (I’ll explain a bit more below!) and using the space to run workshops for the local community. For more information about Angharad’s residency visit […]

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The Elephant

I’m away to London this week and very excited to finally be visiting my pal Rebecca Davies and Eva’s project at the Elephant and Castle Shopping Centre. LOOK HERE! for more information. Lots of exciting events and workshops have been taking place including Saskia Pomeroy’s screen printing this week and this Saturday 16th April Plats […]

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Woven Chair Design

I like well designed chairs and when I saw this chair design by alvidesign I was amazed by its beauty. Perhaps because it reminds me of my loom with the solid wooden structure and intricate threads crossing through it. Below is another chair that is linked to weaving. It is designed by Richard Liddle who […]

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Old Magazine Covers

Handwoven magazine now have a page on Facebook – Look here! They have just posted up some old magazine covers from when Handwoven was called Interweave (Interweave now publishes a range of magazines). The one above is my favourite – idyllic bliss. Currently I only have one copy of Handwoven and I am looking to […]

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An they a’ need the wark o' the weavers.