Robbie LaFleur

Monthly Archives: May, 2011

A Big Mess on the Little Tapestry

I had so much fun making a little tapestry that I decided to do another.  Besides, I realized how much technique I’d forgotten, and how much practice I need to … Continue reading

May 25, 2011 · Leave a comment

Expressionism and Folk Art

Someday I plan to have an exhibit of my interpretations of Edvard Munch’s Skrik in many textile techniques.  Here’s a piece in with traditional woodblock printing, along with my linoleum … Continue reading

May 25, 2011 · 1 Comment

Tapestry Test

I don’t know why it’s been many years since I wove a tapestry, since I find the challenges and rewards so appealing.  I’ve had a warp on my Norwegian Hagen … Continue reading

May 10, 2011 · Leave a comment

Because I Won’t Get Around To Knitting Another Sweater….

In 2005 my Norwegian friend Annemor Sundbø taught a class in traditional Setesdal embroidery at Vesterheim.  She’s written several books, including one on traditional Norwegian sweaters from Setesdal.  Even though … Continue reading

May 10, 2011 · Leave a comment