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Fibreshed Meet-up: Mapping the Lower Mainland and beyond


April 6, 2015 0 comments Call for Participants, fibreshed, meet-up

(photo via designboom) Are you interested in exploring local textile production in Vancouver?  Do you want to meet fellow fibre-enthusiasts in the city to share ideas and explore new projects? Do you know any communities, farms or resources exist within 150 miles? The … Continued

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A Supermoon Special: Fibreshed and SAORI Weaving on Saltspring Island – Part II


August 20, 2014 3 comments fibreshed, saori, textiles, travel, weaving

  While on Saltspring Island a couple of weekends ago, I was lucky enough to meet up with Terri Bibby, who started the Saltspring Island Fibreshed website. She also happens to be a SAORI weaving instructor and let me in … Continued

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A Supermoon Special: Fibreshed and SAORI Weaving on Saltspring Island – Part I


August 20, 2014 0 comments fibreshed, saori, textiles, travel

While in Oakland a few weeks ago, I stopped at ‘A Verb for Keeping Warm‘, one of my favourite yarn shops in the Bay area. I was chatting with the store clerk and admiring their dye and workspace and I … Continued

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