Gift Of The Heart

Have you been dying to learn how to random weave but couldn't ever get into a class, or been too far away (hello WA readers!) or just can't get out of the house? (young children anyone?!) OR have you got friends and family members who would love a Christmas present made by hand more than …

craft work {heart felt}

Dutch artist Claudy Jongstra takes the ancient skills of felting and tapestry from textile art & craft beyond into the realms of art and architecture.     Aside from producing incredible textile pieces, Studio Claudy Jongstra has a deep commitment to an ethical process. She maintains control over every step by cultivating the materials they …

a loon in the woods

Thick piles of damp pine needles, clear crisp air, smoke rising from stone chimneys. Chipmunks dart about. Dotted along little tracks riven through the trees are quiet cabins each with a screened in porch and their own wooden jetty branching out over the lake. Built early last century, these honest cabins have humble rooms with …