Robbie LaFleur

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Fun with my Friend Phyllis; Examining a Barbro Nilsson Weaving

On a lovely summer day last month, a new donated weaving to the American Swedish Institute meant another opportunity for weaving immersion with Phyllis Waggoner: admiring, deconstructing, examining, figuring out … Continue reading

September 21, 2017 · 1 Comment

Some Krokbragd Inspiration

update!  Alert Swedish blog reader Laila pointed out that she is not familiar with krokbragd, but figured out quickly via Google that it is the same as burden rosengång.  Of course … Continue reading

March 17, 2017 · 4 Comments

Chicken Wire Ryas

You know how sometimes an off-hand idea turns into a time-sucking project?  I had no idea I would spend so much time tying knots over chicken wire in the past … Continue reading

November 17, 2015 · 3 Comments

One Lifetime

I noticed this display when my sister Barbara and I visited the American Swedish Institute recently.  We BOTH needed to capture it with a cell phone shot.  After all, it’s … Continue reading

October 11, 2013 · Leave a comment