Handspun wool, backstrap woven with Andean pickup designs and made into a pillow.
Woven on backstrap loom, light blue stripes are handspun cotton.
The warp is over 50 different handspun yarns from different spinners, woven on a backstrap loom with a handmade reed to keep the warps separate. The weft is handspun yarn from Mexico.
corespun and coil warp with kimono silk weft
handspun corespun/coilwarp with kimono silk weft
Blue Mountain - an Andean pickup composition made with handspun wool and alpaca yarn
pickup study in mayo q'enko pattern
woven handspun coils
first backstrap woven piece, hand dyed wool warp, dyed in Judith MacKenzie class at GGFI 2010
dyed warp detail
Corespun and Syrian silk warp, dyed silk fabric weft
Ikat attempt #1, indigo dyed
blind grab handspun weft, dyed organza warp
bedu pillow, yarn from the souq