WWW: A Solar System Quilt from 1876; reviving the skill of engraving felt; loinloom festival

baker's solar system quilt

baker's solar system quiltCompleted in 1876, Ellen Harding Baker’s Solar System Quilt is stunning.

(It’s left me speechless.)

I apologize for missing sharing this before the event. The 5th International Loinloom Festival concluded on on December 7 in Diezephe, India. Plan now for next year!

student working on felt project in a loom frame.Ancestral art of engraving felt revived thanks to a project by Iğdır University (Turkey).

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Penny Shima Glanz spends her days spinning yarn and code into memorable projects. Small businesses rely on her for smart technology decisions. She creates understated elegance in her hand-knit and crochet designs. She loves muddy trail runs, fosters kittens, and lives in Westchester, NY with her husband and cat.