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Transcriptions from: The Weaver’s Guide: Linen Designs by Ralph Watson of Aiskew.

Transcriptions from: The Weaver’s Guide: Linen Designs by Ralph Watson of Aiskew. Most of the 151 pages of Ralph Watson’s eighteenth-century manuscript are taken up with drawings of block diaper patterns, with titles such as The Keel Man’s Frolic and The Deep Wounds of Calder. Towards the back, however, is a single page of pattern … Continue reading Transcriptions from: The Weaver’s Guide: Linen Designs by Ralph Watson of Aiskew.

The Linen Weavers (2020)

The Linen Weavers / Die Leinenweber Digital video; 15 minutes. 2020 Remixed from “Baüernwerk im Rheinland / Bäuerliche Leinenweberei”, a series of archive films recording the re-enactment of traditional linen weaving in Dickenshied, Germany, 1978-1979. Courtesy of LVR Landschaftsverbandes Rheinland. Original 35mm film and sound recording by Gabriel Simons / Ayten Fadel / Gabriele Harzheim … Continue reading The Linen Weavers (2020)

Straight Draw (2019)

Straight Draw 2019 One hundred pattern drafts for a four-shaft loom. Digital animation & PDF download.   © Max Mosscrop 2019