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New Designers – Day 1

A mixed day as it turned out.  Originally we were told to turn up at 1 pm to unload the van and start putting the stand together.  That changed to 2 pm as the van was late leaving Bradford.  And … Continue reading

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Wet, Wet, Wet

Sadly, after we’d spent three days putting our final display up at college they had a night of torrential rain in Bradford and water came through the gallery roof! Fortunately none of our work was damaged, and our tutors did … Continue reading

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No More Deadlines

The course is over!  I’ve thoroughly enjoyed it, and it has been so worth while, but I have to admit I am glad it’s finished.  It’s exhausting always having a deadline looming, and trying to tick all the HNC boxes … Continue reading

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Completed Display

This morning I was in college early enough to move all my rubbish out of the way and take a good picture of my completed stand. I’m very pleased with all my final project pieces. I love the colours, which … Continue reading

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Final Show

We’ve been spending today at college setting up for our final show. Here are three pictures of my space in progress. Not terribly good pictures, sorry, but I’ll take some better ones tomorrow.

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Finished Work

Well, this coming weekend the final show goes up.  There’s still some paperwork to finish, but all the weaving is done, so here are some pictures of the finished pieces. This is the rug.  Sorry it’s not a better picture, … Continue reading

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Wet Weekend

A really dull and wet Bank Holiday Monday here in Shropshire.  So dull first thing this morning I needed the light on. My garden has become something of a wilderness while I’ve been ‘doing Bradford’, but there is a lovely … Continue reading

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Cushion covers

Yesterday I was making the two cushions covers for my final show.  The first one took some time as I was working out measurements.  The feather pads are 50 cm square, but the covers need to be a little smaller … Continue reading

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New Postcards from MOO!

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An empty loom

Well, all the weaving for project 6 is finished and washed.  I’ve currently got one throw and one length of cushion cover fabric on the clothes maiden in from of a heater trying to get them dry.  The others I … Continue reading

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