Robbie LaFleur

Monthly Archives: June, 2016

The Textile Center Garage Sale: Norwegian Tapestry Cards (yes) and Sunbonnet Girls (no)

At the Textile Center of Minnesota garage sale in April, my best find was a set of cards depicting medieval Norwegian tapestries.  They must have been languishing in someone’s cupboard … Continue reading

June 19, 2016 · 6 Comments

The Warp is a Lemon: Make Lemonade

Ironically, I just wove up two runners designed back in cold and snowy January – quick, before my studio became too stifling in the summer heat.  Never mind that this … Continue reading

June 15, 2016 · 3 Comments

Madeline Island

Our friends Sally and Chad already have a handwoven rug and table runner from me, so for our visit to Madeline Island this year I brought a beautiful handwoven tea … Continue reading

June 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Scandinavian Weavers RED Show – The Pieces

The Scandinavian Weavers’ RED Show will be up in the Community Gallery at the Textile Center of Minnesota until June 25.  If you can’t attend in person, you can now … Continue reading

June 1, 2016 · Leave a comment