Category Archives: Cape Breton Studio

Tea Towels ready for Fibre Festival

The annual Fibre Festival in Baddeck, Cape Breton is held in October in association with the Celtic Colours Music Festival. Fun for us weavers.   Advertisements

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Finally, a finished warp this summer

Better late than never. It’s been an unusual summer that way. Little weaving, some drawing & watercolour teaching, lots of visitors, much heat and humidity which leads to lots of time in the water, and not so much art and … Continue reading

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New Website Launches Today

I am very pleased to announce the launch of my new website! It still requires work – but is ready to be seen. I have included a few images from different website galleries just to give you an idea of … Continue reading

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Fibre Festival Opens Today in Baddeck, Nova Scotia

Folks in the South Haven Weavers Guild, including myself, have been working very hard for this day. I am about to head out the door to help with the Fibre Festival set up. The Festival is open today, Friday, noon … Continue reading

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Final set of alpaca silk scarves

I’ve taken a simpler approach to the final set of alpaca silk scarves. The warp is all one colour and the weft will also be one colour. I threaded the warp so that there is one large section of lace … Continue reading

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Ikat cotton and silk scarves finally finished!

Ikat is a challenging technique requiring patience, strong hands, and careful control of thousands of yards of yarn. I am always surprised at the results which, despite my efforts at control, have a life of their own. This set was … Continue reading

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More alpaca silk scarves

The alpaca silk scarves are so beautiful – I keep making more. I am building stock for the upcoming Fibre Festival which is part of Celtic Colours held at the Community Fire Hall in Baddeck, Nova Scotia in early October. … Continue reading

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