Robbie LaFleur

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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

Minnesota History Weaving Experiment #2: Don’t Worry the Sheep

I feel lucky to own a paperback version version of the Minnesota Laws of 1860.  It was held for a number of years by the St. Paul Academy of Sciences, … Continue reading

May 24, 2013 · 1 Comment

The Rest of the State Fair Story

I posted about the most fun part of the State Fair this year – winning a ribbon for a small tapestry of my daughter’s face, and having the opportunity to … Continue reading

September 5, 2011 · Leave a comment

Margaret DOES Have an Award-Winning Face

Now Margaret can tell all her friends to view her award-winning face at the Fair.  The tapestry of her face won a Minnesota State Fair blue ribbon in the “Tapestry … Continue reading

August 27, 2011 · 1 Comment

“Bragd” Weaves Class

The Vesterheim Study Tour class in “Bragd” weaves focused on creating samples of three traditional Scandinavian overshot weave structures; tavlebragd (monks belt), Telemarksteppe, and skillbragd.  It was hands-on from the … Continue reading

July 10, 2011 · 1 Comment