Posts Tagged 'needle arts'

Knitting as Therapy

Growing up has its challenges.  Each one of us finds obstacles in our path.  For some of us, including myself, those obstacles came in the form of physical disabilities.  I sometimes like to refer to them as “differences”, and not

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Knitting as Therapy

Growing up has its challenges.  Each one of us finds obstacles in our path.  For some of us, including myself, those obstacles came in the form of physical disabilities.  I sometimes like to refer to them as “differences”, and not

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TAC Book Club Holiday Gift Guide!

The first time I entered TAC’s Resource Library, I felt I could stay and read there forever. The shelves are crammed with every imaginable tidbit of textile knowledge, from the history of Guatemalan weaving to intricate batik instructions and the

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TAC Book Club Holiday Gift Guide!

The first time I entered TAC’s Resource Library, I felt I could stay and read there forever. The shelves are crammed with every imaginable tidbit of textile knowledge, from the history of Guatemalan weaving to intricate batik instructions and the

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Brooklyn-based Artists Launch NYC Lace Guild

Lace was declared a new trend to watch by the New York Times for 2016, which noted that it was popping all over the spring runways in looks ranging from Victorian elegance to rock ‘n’ roll sex appeal. But rarely

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Brooklyn-based Artists Launch NYC Lace Guild

Lace was declared a new trend to watch by the New York Times for 2016, which noted that it was popping all over the spring runways in looks ranging from Victorian elegance to rock ‘n’ roll sex appeal. But rarely

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Natasza Niedziolka Embroideries

Alert all embroidery-enthusiasts!, Berlin based artist Natasza Niedziolka graces us with another solo exhibition in New York, at the Horton Gallery. Natasza Niedziolka’s beautiful abstract compositions are made using thread and embroidery on canvas, in a perfectly combining color, shape

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Natasza Niedziolka Embroideries

Alert all embroidery-enthusiasts!, Berlin based artist Natasza Niedziolka graces us with another solo exhibition in New York, at the Horton Gallery. Natasza Niedziolka’s beautiful abstract compositions are made using thread and embroidery on canvas, in a perfectly combining color, shape

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Suzani

A new favourite with several textile designers with a very old history, gorgeous, wonderful, imitated in the most unfortunate ways: Suzani. I first heard of the term while working for a designer. I was told to look at this wondrous

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Suzani

A new favourite with several textile designers with a very old history, gorgeous, wonderful, imitated in the most unfortunate ways: Suzani. I first heard of the term while working for a designer. I was told to look at this wondrous

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A New Year in After School

The Weaving class has been hard at work creating scarves, bags, shawls and more! Students have been following elaborate patterns from TAC’s weaving books as well as creating patterns of their own. Some student have even been experimenting with unconventional

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A New Year in After School

The Weaving class has been hard at work creating scarves, bags, shawls and more! Students have been following elaborate patterns from TAC’s weaving books as well as creating patterns of their own. Some student have even been experimenting with unconventional

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