Blog Index: Structures, Inspiration, Color/Fiber, Exhibits/Conferences, & Weaving Help

Structure

2020: The Spring That Never Was
    and Summer through My Window, no Place to Go 
(December, 2020)

A Color and Structure Gamp  (February, 2020)

A Wonder Year of Weaving  (May, 2021)

Advancing Twills  (January, 2016)

Azalea Spring (2021)  (September, 2021)

Bronson and Barley Corn (September, 2019) 

Bumberet Family (April, 2019) 

Canvas and Crepe (September, 2018) 

Canvas Weave (the Linen Weave variant) (October, 2021) 

Color and Weave  (April, 2016) 

Convergence Yarn and the Plaited Twill  (September, 2016) 

Deflected Double Weave (April, 2019)

Delta: Covid-19 Strikes Back (December, 2021) 

Double Binding Technique for Rag Rugs (January, 2016) 

Even in the Darkness There is a Rainbow (November, 2020) 

Fall 2020: Fire and Ashes, Water and Mud – Amidst Covid. (January, 2021)  

Four and Eight Shaft Twills - Part 1 (June, 2016) 

Four and Eight Shaft Twills - Part 2 (June, 2016) 

From Four to More  (May, 2016)

From Four Shafts to Eight Shafts  (November, 2019) 

Honeycomb  (April, 2020) 

How Well Do You Know Your Twills? (August, 2020) 

How Well Do You Know Your Twills? Answers and Comments (September, 2020) 

Lacey Stripes (December, 2018) 

Linen Weave (October, 2021) 

Myggtjäll and “Mosquito Netting” (October, 2019) 

Name Draft (March, 2018) 

Name Draft Symmetry (May, 2018) 

Name Draft: An Example (April, 2018) 

One More Tied Unit Weave (February, 2022) 

Overshot (the Linen Weave variant) (October, 2021) 

Piqué in the Pictionary (Ocrober, 2018)

Plaited Twills - Part 2 (January, 2016) 

Profile Drafts (July, 2021) 

Rigid Heddle Weaving - Part 1 January, 2019 

Rigid Heddle Weaving - Part 2 (February, 2019)

Sampling DroppDräll? (April, 2022) 

Satins and Damasks – and Convergence® 2018! (July, 2017) 

Satins and Sateens - Part 1 (May, 2017) 

Satins and Sateens - Part 2 (June, 2017) 

Shaded Twill - and - The Year Ahead (January, 2022) 

Shadow Weave - Part 2  (May, 2016) 

Shadow Weave  (April, 2016) 

"Simple Weaves" - Assessment  (May, 2021)

Take Me Out to the Ball Game (November, 2021) 

The Finished Plaited Twill Shawl (April, 2017) 

The Pictionary (July, 2018) 

Treadling Undulating Twills (January, 2016) 

Twill Blocks on Four Shafts (November, 2018)

Twill Blocks (the Linen Weave variant) (October, 2021) 

Twills: The Quiz (August, 2020) 

Twills: Answers and Comments to the Quiz (September, 2020) 

Undulating Twills  (December, 2015) 

Unit Weaves (the Linen Weave variant) (October, 2021) 

Weaving Ruffles  (March, 2019) 

What is a Block? (June, 2018)

What is a DroppDräll? (March, 2022) 

What's in a name?  (April, 2016) 

Zooming to Satins and False Satins (April, 2021) 

Inspiration

2020: The Spring That Never Was
    and Summer through My Window, no Place to Go 
(December, 2020)

Azalea Spring (2021)  (September, 2021)

Creativity (February 2016) 

Delta: Covid-19 Strikes Back (December, 2021) 

Even in the Darkness There is a Rainbow (November, 2020) 

Fall 2020: Fire and Ashes, Water and Mud – Amidst Covid. (January, 2021)  

Giving and Taking from Our Fiber Communities (March, 2016 

Handmade Gift Giving  (December, 2016) 

Inspiration (May, 2016) 

“Inspiration is for Amateurs”  (June, 2016) 

Lifetime Achievement Award (May, 2016) 

Looking Forward to 2020 (December, 2019) 

R.T. Remembered (August, 2021) 

Shaded Twill - and - The Year Ahead (January, 2022) 

Stripes and Gene Davis (February, 2018) 

Take Me Out to the Ball Game (November, 2021) 

Technology and Crafts (November, 2016) 

Trying Something New (March, 2017) 

What Did I Get Done This Year? (December, 2017) 

Why Do I Practice the Crafts I Do? (March, 2016 

Color/Fiber

A Color and Structure Gamp  (February, 2020)

Christmas and Complimentary Colors  (December, 2015) 

Color and Weave  (April, 2016) 

Color: History!! Chemistry!!!! (October, 2017) 

Colors in Nature (November, 2015) 

Shadow Weave - Part 2  (May, 2016) 

Shadow Weave  (April, 2016) 

Stripes and Gene Davis (February, 2018) 

Stripes! (January, 2018) 

Using Variegated Yarn for Weft (June, 2019) 

Weaving with Angora (August, 2017) 

Weaving with Knitting Yarn (August, 2018) 

Weaving with with Yarn from the Stash (September, 2017) 

Will the Pattern Show If I Weave with Variegated Yarns? (May, 2019)

Yarn Systems (October, 2020) 

Exhibits / Conferences

Birds of a Feather Exhibit (February 2017) 

Convergence Evaluations  (October, 2016) 

Convergence Yarn and the Plaited Twill  (September, 2016) 

Countdown to Convergence® (July, 2016) 

Hurrah for Convergence® (August, 2016) 

Jurying a Convergence® Exhibit (November, 2017) 

Looking Forward to HGA’s Convergence® 2016  (December, 2015) 

Roc Day  (January, 2016) 

Satins and Damasks – and Convergence® 2018! (July, 2017) 

Sheep to Shawl (April, 2016) 

Weaving Help

Dealing with Extra Heddles  (February 2016) 

Drapeable Scarves on the Rigid Heddle  (January 2020) 

How to Adapt the Warp Sett for Your Fabric (July, 2019) 

Planning and Evaluating a Project - Part 1 (February 2016) 

Planning and Evaluating a Project - Part 2 (February 2016) 

Record Keeping  (January, 2017) 

Rules  (May, 2016) 

Scale and Float Length  (March, 2016) 

Sleying and Reeds  (December, 2015)

Treadling: A Tale of Two Meanings (July, 2020)

Turning a Draft in Order to Reduce the Number of Shafts  (May, 2020) 

Turning a Draft II: Answers to the Challenge  (June, 2020) 

Weaving Errors  (March, 2016) 

Weaving Errors: Treadling  (November, 2015) 

Yarn Systems (October, 2020)