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Marking Time 10.31.14

 

"Set wide the window. Let me drink the day." –Edith Wharton

 

 

A window into my week:

 

 

Opening the window wide. Reaching out through SAORI weaving!

 

Fleece,

Karen

Marking Time 10.28.14

 

“Practice random kindness and senseless acts of beauty.” –Ann Herbert 

 

 

During the month of October, the studio has been celebrating its third anniversary. To commemorate the occasion, I proposed a new project in the Fall newsletter called Random Acts of Weaving. I requested readers to invite me to bring my looms to a scout club, classroom, nursing home, etc., for some Saori weaving.

Marking Time 10.24.14

 

Marking Time 10.21.14

 

"Trudge on, trudge on, 'twill all be well,
The way will guide one back."

Marking Time 10.20.14

 

"Try another way of looking. Try you looking and the whole universe seeing." –Rumi

 

     

A cold, wet Saturday morning. A perfect day for friends to weave together. Trying something new. Inspiring one another. Sharing laughter. Strengthening the threads that bind us.

 

Marking Time 10.17.14

 

"Clocks slay time…time is dead as long as it is being clicked off by little wheels; only when the clock stops does time come to life." –William Faulkner

 

 

 

Marking Time 10.14.14

 

"Idleness warps the mind."  –Henry Ford

 

 

 

Marking Time 10.13.14

 

“And like a colorful bloom of temporary lights in the sky, you will shine.” –Chad Sugg

 

 

Back in September I spoke at the Weavers Guild of Rochester.

Marking Time 10.10.14

 

"It takes a thousand voices to tell a single story." –Native American proverb

 

 

 

Marking Time 10.8.14

 

"It's enough to drive you crazy, trying to depict the weather, the atmosphere, the ambience."  –Claude Monet

 

 

At 2pm my phone alarm goes off. It's time for the Weaving the Sky project. There's a pause. A deep breathe. Maybe another because I realize how shallow I breathe unless I consciously focus. Then, look up! Look out! And be amazed.

 

 

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