Two months ago, I posted about using my 3D printer to make some tools for my crafts. Today, I am describing some additional prints I have made. Weaving tools for my Rigid Heddle Loom While recently visiting my mom, we … Continue reading More 3D printed Crafting Tools
Sometimes art supplies can be very expensive. So, when I find an alternative source, it can be very rewarding. Earlier this year, while walking around our local Target store, I saw some unfinished ceramic dishes in the dollar section of … Continue reading Alternative Sources.
This morning, while starting a new weaving project on my rigid heddle loom, I realized that I have neglected to write about some of my earlier projects. Over the past two years, I have woven dozens of scarves, most of which I have given as gifts or donated to various charities. For these scarves I generally used the plain weave technique. This is the technique that we all learned in school , the over one / under one weaving style. Made with fun yarns, this technique can make for a lovely scarf. About a year ago, I tried out a … Continue reading Clasped Weft Weaving