Progress on a custom piece.
This piece is a custom work woven on a warp of organic cotton-linen with a weft of raw silk and sea cell/merino/silk. The sea cell blend is at the middle section and was dyed with natural dyes including marigold flowers, cochineal, black walnuts, sage and pomegranate skins.
I just drew another name for Joyous Thunder, so check your inboxes. (And junk box in case it went there)
The north winds are blowing in, and I’m so happy I’ve got my little loom warped and ready to weave wooly things. This #merino and #alpaca #cowl sold before I had a chance to post about it, but there will be more in the month to come! . . . These are some weird shots… Continue reading Preparing for winter
I’m feeling super honored that the talented and beautiful @monicajanefrisell trekked out to the desert with me yesterday to photograph some of my work. You should check out her work too! Can’t wait to share the rest of the images! . . This scarf is all organic cotton-linen and disappeared very quickly from my Etsy… Continue reading Color block in the desert
A few new creations ready for the world. This piece was woven on a warp of organic cotton linen with a weft of raw silk, French silk and Tussah silk. You can find them in my Etsy shop – https://www.etsy.com/shop/Newtribetextiles
This blanket found a new home this weekend, and I’m so grateful. It turned out more beautifully than I ever imagined, and although it is one of my more simple pieces, I have to say I am really proud of it. . . It is woven on a warp of organic cotton-linen with a weft… Continue reading Hand-spun Blanket
It’s been months in the making, but @meteoric.torc finally begins today! I, along with some wonderful friends including @chantalelenamitchell , will be performing at @desertarchaic gallery tomorrow (Saturday) night!!! @kyleparkercunningham working magic with the technology.
A random draw for a chance to purchase Joyous Thunder Handwoven Art Yardage is now under way and will close on Monday October 21st. This piece was woven by me here at my home-studio in New Mexico on a warp of Organic Cotton-Linen and a weft of raw silk. It is 5.3m in length with… Continue reading Joyous Thunder Handwoven Art Yardage