Monthly Archives: February 2011
Students got a short lesson on Henri Matisse and how he worked. Among other things, they learned that after becoming ill from abdominal cancer, Matisse could no longer work as his easel and turned to collage. His assistants painted large … Continue reading
This video ( a Quicktime movie) shows the basics of making a spool knit cord. I demonstrate spool knitting on a home made knitting spool. You can access the directions for that here.
Spool knitting is an old craft that can be used to create cords that are almost identical to i-cord. In recent times it has resurfaced in a larger form and is called loom knitting. You can get loom knitting kits … Continue reading