Entries by Terri

She Emerges – from “An Eye for Colour” – Part 2

More on ‘She Emerges’…… When I finished my weaving, then I had to figure out how to display it. I wanted to hang it from an arbutus branch – as the arbutus often hang out over the water…. I wanted to be able to clearly see the transition place… Well – this didn’t work – […]

She Emerges – from “An Eye for Colour”

The Salt Spring Weavers’ Guild and the Painters Guild got together this past year to see what would happen if we paired up a weaver with a painter to do complementary pieces for a show titled “An Eye for Colour”. My partner and I, after working through various ideas, came up with a work based […]

On art and activism – Artivists – Films to change the world

Artivists.org – “Merging Art and Activism for Global Consciousness” Artivist honors filmmakers from around the world whose work addresses the importance of art and activism in our global community. (Thanks to my son for bringing this to my attention through a post from www.worldchanging.com) On Salt Spring Island, we have our own Film Festival as […]

Weaving Studio

Ahh….my weaving studio…. I have been dreaming of a weaving studio for many years and now it has become a reality. Our SAORI weaving studio in the woods on Salt Spring Island, BC. The last board is in place….. And my first weaving retreat is ready to go….. Well….all the windows weren’t in at this […]

,

Peace Weaving

This past summer I went to the World Peace Forum with my SAORI loom, a rainbow warp and facilitated the Weaving of a Peace Banner. Over 100 people from all over the world contributed to weaving peace. It was an amazing experience for me. A chance to share my love of weaving and my hopes, […]

,

Weaving and Sustainability

I just wrote to one of my weaving lists about the workshops and retreats that I am offering here at my studio and I received a reply from Jane in Cornwall, UK. Jane has a weaving studio where she uses hemp yarn as the warp and her philosophy is one of sustainability. Her websites are […]

Introductions

‘Hello world!’ And welcome to my blog! …on weaving, peace, sustainability and life and whatever else happens to be on my mind or of interest (I hope) to some. The weaving – that’s SAORI weaving. Weaving without boundaries. Peace – peace within and world peace Sustainability – all kinds of things about the environment, climate […]