Thursday, 23 February 2012

peg loom rug...

5 foot in diameter 
circular rug 
just completed today
made for a client in the pacific north west of usa
hand blended wool
hand woven
using local sheep fleeces
including beulah speckled face and jacob
and woven on a loom that
mr nellie and eve made specially
i guess you could say
a real cottage industry

made using no electric power

natural sustainable and unique
and a real pleasure to create

happy days everyone

Thursday, 2 February 2012

sunny and snowy...

day here on a hill in wales

very cold but the sun helps lifts the spirits
it is the festival of imbolc today
a time to look forward, to clear out the old and welcome new beginnings
happy imbloc
stay warm