Monday, March 19, 2007

Just Weaving

OK, blue lips? Coffee beans? Cowrie shells? (well, I can see that one. . . )

black silk Mar 2007

On the loom now, Cascade silk, two-block twill, sett at 24, woven with a 2 ply raw silk from Robin and Russ. It's really black, but to get any detail I had to wash out the color.

What do you all see in this, eh? :)


Blogger Deanna said...

I see only beauty. What will it be?

10:35 AM  
Blogger Charleen said...

Well, first thing I noticed was ... it wasn't plain weave! Then I thought plowed fields. Of course what really strikes me is how pretty it is and how great the black silk must look in person.

1:10 PM  
Blogger Marcy said...

Rivers of chocolate flowing over a dam.

5:12 PM  
Blogger Sharon said...

I see green. Oh wait - that's my jealously showing through my eyes. What happened to the Queen of Tabby?!

9:25 PM  
Blogger Anne said...

My grandfather had a whole bunch of interesting suit jackets from the 1950s which he wore to the office for like 30 years. Reminds me of those. In a good way.

7:06 AM  
Blogger Beth said...

That is so beautiful. I just got a scarf off the loom yesterday and now I'm preparing for my huck lace project in silk.
I can't wait. Mine's natural though but I'm sure the black is fab.

10:08 AM  
Blogger Jackie said...

Very Pretty! It looks so soft and satiny!

5:56 PM  
Blogger Jenadina said...

Gorgeous!!!! Your blog is so inspiring!

9:43 AM  
Blogger claudia said...


Well, you *did* ask.

10:30 AM  

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