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Ruth Manning
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Everyone should have a little tapestry in their life...
Everyone should have a little tapestry in their life...

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Self Portraits, Continued.
So when we last met I showed you the first of what is turning out to be a summer of self-portraits. I wanted to work very informally on a sturdy 8 x 10 inch picture frame with the intention of NOT having even edges. I called the first piece Self Portrait:Ey...
Self Portraits, Continued.
Self Portraits, Continued.
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Olbrich Park
Olbrich Park
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Self Portrait: Eyes Shut
I'm getting more interested in unusual materials this summer, to see how they my impact the portraits I do. I've been in a bit of a rut lately. So I put some very fine and hairy linen on my low tech tiny picture frame (aspiring tapestry weavers please do as...
Self Portrait: Eyes Shut
Self Portrait: Eyes Shut
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Union Terrace
Union Terrace
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It's Summer
You know it's summer in Madison, these people are back on their bikes and walking their dogs now that the weather has turned summer wonderful. For me I've fallen into a routine of dye pots and sketching outdoors. I like the break from weaving and spend more...
It's Summer
It's Summer
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West Washington Train Station
West Washington Train Station
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What's off the loom today
Well I have to admit I cut it off a couple weeks ago, but I was involved with finishing  my Arlington piece, so it feels like today, now that the ends are done. 8 inch wide warp, 10 epi All three were done by combining wedge weave distortion with traditiona...
What's off the loom today
What's off the loom today
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Arlington 2017 Completed
Arlington 2017, my winter focus, is completed. Sew the tapes on, make the hanging stick and it's off to the new owner. I thought I would review what I got out of the the entire project. Arlington 2017, 12" x 22", 10 epi 1. Working with an idea - I started w...
Arlington 2017 Completed
Arlington 2017 Completed
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