Robbie LaFleur

Monthly Archives: September, 2015

Studio 316 at the Casket Arts Building – The Slow Move

October is moving month to Studio 316 of the Casket Arts Building. I’ll edit and adjust this post as the settling-in process unfolds.  Right now there is only one piece … Continue reading

September 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Alignment of the Planets, and a New Studio

My loom will be moving to Northeast Minneapolis soon, for a grand experiment.  Beginning in October, I will be sharing Room 316 in the Casket Arts Building with my friend … Continue reading

September 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Weavers Guild Show and Tell in Denver

A favorite Weavers Guild activity is “Show and Tell” – whether it is at a study group meeting or a full Guild meeting.  Weavers love showing new work in a variety … Continue reading

September 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Dorothy Parker Speaks for Weavers Too

My daughter Margaret, a writer, posted this Dorothy Parker quote – as true for weavers as for writers! (The depressed-looking Dorothy came from the Tin House tumblr site.

September 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Norwegian Yarn-Buying Ban Lifted (A Little Late)

When I was in Finland in 2013 I couldn’t resist buying large skeins of intensely-colored cotton knit yarn.  Never mind that it would not all fit in my own baggage; … Continue reading

September 16, 2015 · 3 Comments

Woven While Talking

I took a break from online work today and completed a small task: hemming the ends of the piece I wove while demonstrating at the State Fair.  Before my day … Continue reading

September 4, 2015 · 1 Comment

Prizes are Nice (State Fair 2015)

The two pieces I entered in the Minnesota State Fair Creative Activities competition did well.  A rag rug in blues and yellows was awarded a blue ribbon plus the Weavers … Continue reading

September 1, 2015 · 1 Comment