As a rya fan, I love all variations of woven pile, including halv-flossa, which is a pile weave that doesn’t cover the whole woven base.
Note: This was posted on the blog of the Scandinavian Weavers Study Group, as part of a series of posts about the current exhibit at
Some random rya for a summer day… A while back, while searching for the work of another textile artist, I ran across an interesting Danish
A while back I experimented with using fabric strips for rya, on a chicken wire backing. It resulted in a fun group project done at
Leftover warp on the loom is an opportunity for play and exploration; this week the theme was texture. I began to work with shades of
I posted information about marvelous weavings on the Scandinavian Weavers Study Group blog today. Our group had a wonderful meeting in October, when we visited