So the magnets didn’t work as well as I hoped. So we went to Home Depot and bought these little brackets, which worked a treat. Here are the two side bars done! Now all I need to do is finish the warping nails.
I have a mighty need to make larger objects than my Whoopsitsaloom allows. For those who have no idea what I’m talking about, this is my Whoopsitsaloom:
It’s a 16×20″ poster frame. I got rid of the “glass” front ages ago and lost the side pieces that hold stuff in. Instead of trashing it, I thought I’d do an experiment and whoops – ’twas a loom! As you can see from the photo on the right, I carved little grooves into the top and bottom to warp on, about a half inch apart. This does limit my warping possibilities, but this is an experiment. I have it warped with one continuous piece of yarn. From here on out, I will probably not be using yarn, or at least one of my budget ones. The fluff really comes up when you’re manipulating this stuff. Continue reading “So I’m doing this thing…..”