Posted by Sue Walker on March 11, 2014
Have you tried knitting with Habu stainless steel and silk yarn?
Download this free pattern from the webstore or from Rainbow Wools Facebook.
Stay tuned for WEA Illawarra's weaving classes commencing in May.http://www.weaillawarra.com.au/Their term 2 brochure will be available soon
Annual Wool Festival Day April 5, 2014 10.00am to 2.30pm The South Coast & Southern Tablelands Region of the Black & Coloured Sheep Breeder's Association of NSW Inc, will be holding their 32nd Southern Highlands - Robertson Annual Wool Festival Day April 5, 2014 10.00am to 2.30pm. Fleeces for sale, as well as a woollen products, spinning and weaving supplies. Fashion Parade and Speed [...]
Check out TAFTA's website http://tafta.org.au/contextart/ for an exciting range of textile (and other) courses. You will learn from the best, meet some lovely people and stock up on your textile, art and craft supplies.
Our new shipment of Sari Silk Ribbon has come straight from the manufacturer in India. We've cut out the middleman, so you benefit with reduced prices on this magnificent yarn. Now only $11.00 per 100 gram skein. Only 2 skeins for a beautiful cushion top. Back it with colourful silk fabric and fill it with [...]
Linda purchased her Ashford rigid heddle loom just before Christmas. She has created two gorgeous scarves using Rainbow Wools Popcorn and Cloud - one in greens and the other in latte, creams and coffee shades. She can't wait until the cooler days of Autumn!
Stock of Vaxbo linen will be arriving in the next few weeks.In the meantime, check out their fantastic website and be inspired http://www.vaxbolin.se/?lang=en
Harriet Goodall has designed this wonderful online course 'Gift of the Heart' so you can learn, with her guidance, the art of random weaving.You can create a beautiful woven heart at your own pace with the benefit of Harriet's online tutorial. View the video on the following link to find out more:http://www.squamartworkshops.com/gift-of-the-heart
ContextArt Forum is on again this April. Enrol in a course - learn something new or fine tune your craft with tutors of international standing. www.tafta.org.au/contextart www.tafta.org.au
New stock of Rainbow Wools soft summer colours is on its way to Shop Handmade Canberra, along with a range of DIY (Dye it yourself) yarns. http://canberrahandmademarket.blogspot.com.au/