Handwoven towels, belts, scarves, textiles

Kukka Flower Transparency

Oxmarket Fab40

A showcase of Fine Art Textiles to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Oxmarket. Juried competition and invited artists. Oxmarket Gallery 30 August – 11 September 2016 Warp: 16/1 Wet spun linen Weft: 16/1 Wet spun linen Weft inlay: Hand spun bleached tow flax Size: 40 cm x 40 cm “Kukka” Flower is woven in …

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Red Karelian Belt

Karelian Belts

Karelian Style Handwoven Belts In Karelia and in other parts of Finland narrow belts and braids were woven using cards (or tablets) or small hand-held rigid heddle looms. The woven belts or braids were used for decoration for skirts, for decorative edgings on clothing, hat trims or as laces for boots and shoes. Different regions …

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