Archive | July, 2015

More Knitting!

21 Jul

Lots of great progress today!

Getting right to work.

Getting right to work.

Crochet wrist warmers complete.  YEAH!!!

Crochet wrist warmers complete. YEAH!!!

Close-up of the wrist warmers.

Close-up of the wrist warmers.

New friends knitting together.

New friends knitting together.

Student designed hair band.

Student designed hair band.

Tux the Distractor.

Tux the Distractor.

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Knitting/Crochet Camp

20 Jul

Today was our first day of knitting and crochet camp.  Check out all the fun things we did!

Knitting Time!

Knitting Time!

New knitter.

New knitter.

Crochet Time.

Crochet Time.

Tux the distractor.

Tux the distractor.

Making Paper Pulp Bowls.

Making Paper Pulp Bowls.

Break Time!

Break Time!

Crochet Head Band.

Crochet Head Band.

Side View.

Side View.

Crochet Bracelet.

Crochet Bracelet.

Paper Pulp Bowls Drying.

Paper Pulp Bowls Drying.

More Weaving

16 Jul

We had another fun-filled morning in weaving camp today!

Warping up a new project!

Warping up a new project!

Working on a back strap loom.

Working on a back strap loom.

Cutting off a finished warp.

Cutting off a finished warp.

Using a back strap loom.

Using a back strap loom.

Rya Knot Project.

Rya Knot Project.

Finished Sampler.

Finished Sampler.

Scarf finish!

Scarf finish!

Stacked Danish Medallions.

Stacked Danish Medallions.

Another Awesome Day at Weaving!

15 Jul

We had a great day of finishes, new projects started and great progess on existing projects!

Warping a new project!

Warping a new project!

Warping a new project.

Warping a new project.

Scarf finish!

Scarf finish!

Hem stitching.

Hem stitching.

Cutting her sampler off the loom.

Cutting her sampler off the loom.

Pile stitch.

Pile stitch.

Finished Intermediate Level Sampler.

Finished Intermediate Level Sampler.

Sampler sections.

Sampler sections.

Sampler sections.

Sampler sections.

Sampler sections.

Sampler sections.










Fabulous Students!

14 Jul

Our new set of students are fabulous!!  They are weaving up a storm and creating such beautiful things!  Each student also made their own back strap loom and started weaving on it.  So much fun!

Hem stitching.

Hem stitching.

Cutting a scarf off the loom!

Cutting a scarf off the loom!

Tux the Distractor strikes again!

Tux the Distractor strikes again!

Another scarf coming off the loom.

Another scarf coming off the loom.

Twill pattern on the cricket rigid heddle loom.

Twill pattern on the cricket rigid heddle loom.

A third scarf coming off the loom.

A third scarf coming off the loom.

The first scarf!!  So pretty!

The first scarf!! So pretty!

Student made back strap looms.

Student made back strap looms.

More back strap looms

More back strap looms

Weaving on the back strap loom.

Weaving on the back strap loom.

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Three looms done and being woven with.

Three looms done and being woven with.

Scarf finish!!

Scarf finish!!

Looms resting until tomorrow.

Looms resting until tomorrow.

So much weaving!

So much weaving!

Great colors.

Great colors.

Weaving Camp has Commenced!!

13 Jul

Today was the first day of weaving camp and our students are doing really well!

Having fun with color and pick-up sticks.

Having fun with color and pick-up sticks.

Pile Weave.

Pile Weave.

Danish Medallions.

Danish Medallions.

Working hard.

Working hard.

Pick-up stick pattern.

Pick-up stick pattern.

Danish Medallions with beads.

Danish Medallions with beads.

Almost done!!

Almost done!!

Last Day of Sewing Camp

10 Jul

Today was our last day of sewing camp for this session and we were sooo busy!!  And so many projects were finished!  Way to go!

Getting right to work.

Getting right to work.

Working hard.

Working hard.

Hand sewing.

Hand sewing.

Almost done!

Almost done!

Finishing up.

Finishing up.

Bunny Stuffie!  YEAH!!

Bunny Stuffie! YEAH!!

Tux the distractor.

Tux the distractor.

Our T-Shirts are in!!

Our T-Shirts are in!!

Batik Pillow.

Batik Pillow.

Puppy pillow case.

Puppy pillow case.

Frog Pillow.

Frog Pillow.

Tulip bag.

Tulip bag.

Close up of tulip bag - designed, created and sewn by our student.

Close up of tulip bag – designed, created and sewn by our student.

Back of tulip bag.

Back of tulip bag.

Bug and Batik Pillows.

Bug and Batik Pillows.

Batik Pillow.

Batik Pillow.

Owl Purse.

Owl Purse.

Big Dog Stuffie.

Big Dog Stuffie.

Batik Pillow.

Batik Pillow.

Owl Purse.

Owl Purse.

Close up of the owl purse.

Close up of the owl purse.

Ribbon braided strap.

Ribbon braided strap.

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