#47 Backstrap Weaving

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Laverne Waddington recently wrote

"And this is the thing about backstrap weaving and the fact that part of the loom itself is ME - a living, breathing thing with changing moods and attitudes  which are so easily reflected in the cloth I am producing. Just the way I am seated in any one weaving session and a change in the amount of tension I am applying can have an  effect  on the way the motifs look…more rounded, more elongated. Some days I weave in half hour bursts and barely settle into it. On others I can sit for three hours at a time and get into a wonderful flowing rhythm."
To see her complete post, click here.

-From D&R in beautiful W. Lafayette IN

The photo thumbnail is cut from her blog.

© Dorothy & Ron Baker 2013