Tapestry Diary tiny Woven Women

As part of my ongoing participation in a year long weave along of tapestry diaries, I am weaving small images for my Woven Women show of tapestries and other woven works.

I have just finished 2 new tiny woven pieces – they were both on the same loom, so I had to finish the second one so I could cut them both off the loom and finish them.

And, here they are: (They are each 11 inches tall).

‘Woven Women: Dreaming of Flowers’:

copyright Noreen Crone-Findlay http://www.crone-findlay.com

and,

‘Woven Women: Looking Skywards’

copyright Noreen Crone-Findlay http://www.crone-findlay.com

Now that the loom is finally empty, I warped up, using a ‘Four selvedges’ technique.

I have begun a series of very very small tapestries that are 3 inches by 5 inches.

This is ‘Woven Women- May Day’:

copyright Noreen Crone-Findlay http://www.crone-findlay.com

I am making plaster frames for the series of 3 inch by 5 inch tapestries, and have started experimenting with how I will be painting them…. right now, the first one looks like a black blob, so there’s not much point in photographing it, but I will soon.

Weaving the tapestry diary pieces is just pure joy. 🙂

I am working on some larger pieces, too.  Must take some photos….

 

 

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2 responses to “Tapestry Diary tiny Woven Women

  1. Such beauty in such tiny spaces! I am SO looking forward to seeing a photo of May Day completed. Thank you so much for these.

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    • Thank you so much, Aleksa🙂 I have painted the frame for ‘May Day’… I made rubber moulds of 2 vintage frames that Chloe found in a thrift shop, and have cast them in plaster of paris… I am hoping that I will be able to make this work! Fingers crossed!

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