DIY potholder rug tutorial – would be so great in black white and grey!

DIY potholder rug tutorial -- not exactly locker hooking but a fun rug technique!

Hand-painted silk on a Mirrix Looms

Hand-painted silk on a Mirrix Looms.made a belt once on a hand loom/stick loom like this: very strong belt.

Veil of Silent Conversations  35” x 74”  sticks, paper, paint & pastel yarn/beads on beeswax/pine resin

Mixed media, nature in art. Veil of Silent Conversations x sticks, paper, paint & pastel yarn/beads on beeswax/pine resin

Wovenflame - nail loom tutorial

Wovenflame - nail loom tutorial - techniques can also be applied to make lovely potholders using an inexpensive potholder loom

To increase warmth and to recycle whatever fabrics they possessed, northern farmers’ wives and daughters developed sashiko. Textile fragments were patched together with a running stitch of heavy double cotton thread. The stitching itself helped to strengthen the fabric, multiple layers increased their warmth.Sashiko was produced almost exclusively in homes for the family’s personal use. ... in the twentieth century the style of stitching became more decorative.

To increase warmth and to recycle whatever fabrics they possessed, northern farmers wives and daughters developed sashiko. Textile fragments were patched together with a running stitch of heavy d

You can use this technique in order to emphasize the contour of the object. To do it you have to entwine two warp threads (front and back) with the working thread. To make a contour we usually use thicker threads.

use this technique in order to emphasize the contour of the object. To do it you have to entwine two warp threads (front and back) with the working thread. To make a contour we usually use thicker threads.

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