Showing posts from September, 2015

The Emerald City

As always, time flies around here.  It's been awhile since I posted, mostly because I was taking part in a weavers' competition on FB, and anonymity was the (almost) only rule.  The goal of the group is to weave a baby wrap, at least 2.1 meters long, using the theme "children's lit."  At first, I had absolutly no ideas, and really, not much interest in taking part, but when an idea popped into my head I was all in.  It seemed it was meant to be - I had most of the yarn I needed, the loom was empty, and I had vacation time in which to work.  I had no illusions that I was going to win, but I was very excited to take part, especially since my idea felt so right to my very Type A brain.

So why am I telling you this, since anonymity is obviously being broken here?  Because I screwed up.

I posted this photo

in another group, to show how closely the knots came to the heddles as I finished the piece.  Someone immediately requested to the admins of that group that the ph…