Weekend Weaving 

I’ve spent the weekend testing out the cardboard loom. It worked quite well and I finished one piece. I’m happy with the result considering I don’t know what I’m doing. My tension is all out of whack, but with a bit of practice I’m sure it’ll get better. Overall, it’s been a pleasant experience and…

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Cardboard Loom

I fought off my cats long enough to finish the loom. Cardboard was not working out well for the heddle, so I got some very sturdy cardstock. I’m hoping it’ll hold up for a while since cutting everything out was quite a chore. I cut the sides of the box for easier weaving and taped…

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WIP Wednesday – cardboard loom

It’s so hot in Vancouver and I’m finding it increasingly difficult to knit or crochet. I just can’t bring myself to have warm things sitting on my lap. Thus, I’ve been spinning a whole bunch. The wool I have isn’t skin soft so I’ve decided to weave it and make project bags. The problem is…

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Long weekend fun

Monday was Victoria Day and for people with jobs it was a day off. Thus, my husband and I spent the weekend at the cabin. It was a well deserved rest. The weather was wonderful. Our days were filled with crafting, sunshine and fire. My husband is building a bench using wood from a fallen…

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