Categorie: Handwoven textile

PASSEMENTERIE IS HOT

On June 26 & 27 2021, I had the pleasure to follow Elizabeth Ashdowns Masterclass of Passementerie.  What is passementerie ?  Passementerie is an endangered craft. It is the art…

Weaving and Ceramics

Weaving and ceramics go together perfectly. So besides following colleague weavers, I love to be inspired by what other artisanal workers do. Becoming friends with Juliette happened at…

Art footplaid

Just finished a series of art footplaids. Art footplaids are small plaids for your sofa, bed or ottoman. They are used to put your feet on or snuggle…

Pushing the limits : a virtual shaft weaving art exhibition

My 3D-block wallhanging was selected as part of the international virtual shaft weaving art exhibition “Pushing the Limits” by Olivier Masson. l’m honoured and proud ! This international exhibition…

Table runner “Jul”

Table runner “Jul” in typical Christmas colours red, green, white.…….It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…..Double weaving blocks on 8 shafts. One side has light background, the…

4000 wefts krokbragd tablerunner

4000 wefts of krokbragd is what it took me to finally finish my tablerunner in this gorgeous Swedish technique. The table runner is 1 meter long and 27…

Mijn weefsels te koop bij Terra Artprojects Zoetermeer

Whoehoe !!! Vanaf 1 oktober ben ik “Pro deelnemer Toegepaste Kunst” bij Terra Artprojects Zoetermeer. Dit is wat de toetsingscommissie schreef : “Samen met diverse werken die te…

Vintage moose wall art

Weaving a vintage moose wall art on my 16-shaft loom was always on my to-do list. I finally decided to spend some time designing this in a 16-shaft…

Lollipop

Rug Lollipop is a limited and exclusive handwoven art rug which was made from left over yarn. Woven in a typical Swedish bound weave technique. More about the…

16-shaft double weaving

I love double weaving. Double weave means you can weave on 1 warp separate layers, or combine the layers.

Pillow covers with strips of bedlinnen

Pillow covers with strips of bedlinnen was something I wanted to try. I was not scared that it was difficult to weave, it was more that it would…

Weaving with strips of old sheets

Weaving with strips of old sheets is a good way to re-use old curtains, bedsheets or old table linens. Rip some old sheets in long ribbons and weave…