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New book for the library - Wheels and LoomsRead MoreDecember 14, 2017

We have a new addition to the library; a book of plans for spinning wheels and looms.

New book for the libraryRead MoreSeptember 16, 2017


As regular readers of the blog know we continually add to the books in the reference library. Here is another: Hand weaving patterns from Finland.

A book with a surprise Read MoreAugust 5, 2017

There is a new-to-the-library book with a lovely surprise hidden inside...

Costumes from around the globeRead MoreFebruary 17, 2017


Our library is expanding nicely and we have lots of new-to-us titles on the shelves. Many of them are about weaving, of course, but some are for inspiration.

New books for the libraryRead MoreDecember 14, 2016

We have some new books to add to the collection, thanks to a generous gift from the US!

Reference library listRead MoreAugust 6, 2016

Thanks to volunteer, Rachel, we have a list now of the library books, magazines and resource materials.

New books for the libraryRead MoreApril 2, 2016


Aren't we lucky to live in a world where good books are so easy to find? Here are the latest additions to the library.

Japanese booksRead MoreMarch 12, 2016


Late in the 19th Century, a Japanese book publisher, Hasegawa, started to produce books in English printed onto crepe paper and bound with silk.

New book for the libraryRead MoreFebruary 27, 2016


We have acquired a new book for the library at the studio.

Tea towels and FacebookRead MoreNovember 27, 2015


Sometimes I am a little slow on the uptake! Thank goodness for people who understand things like Facebook...