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March 29, 2013

last night was student “tea and tell” night

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Ann’s first weaving on her own, M’s and O’s tea towels, well done!

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fantastic treasures, her mother-in-law’s 110 year old tea towels, woven in Germany

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more tea towels – Kathy’s marvellous colours, in Fibonacci stripes. Heather wants to wear them.

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Heather’s shawl, so soft and subtle

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I’ve been given 6 binders of exquisite samples, approximately 30, 6″ X 6″ woven samples in each binder

shared between the Cross Country Weavers from 1991 – 1996

there is nothing better than being able to feel actual samples

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 inspired by the samples, we will each use some of this  70/3 linen, weave something of our choosing – there is enough to go around! –  and share the results

 

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  3. April 18, 2013 10:18 am

    I really like it when folks get together and share ideas.
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  4. April 2, 2013 8:49 am

    It’s so good to see your treasures, and that you keep on weaving this tradition with present students 🙂

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  5. Ann Harvard permalink
    March 31, 2013 1:25 pm

    I was not able to see the pattern on my tea towels till I saw the posting…they are beautiful.
    Thanks for your support and encouragement Jean!

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  6. March 30, 2013 6:39 am

    what a great night, jean, i love that you do this with your students.

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    • March 30, 2013 7:24 am

      Velma – Neki — it is great to be able to share them with people who understand the value. We had an exciting evening.

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  7. March 30, 2013 5:43 am

    the sample books are a real treasure!

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  8. March 29, 2013 5:31 pm

    how wonderful! i wish i could have been there.

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