Weaving

Weaving.focus.tv is the art of taking different threads and intertwining them to form a fabric.  Most fabrics are put together using a loom which holds the warp threads tight to facilitate the interweaving of the weft threads.

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  • Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum Dunfermline
    Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum

    The Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum by Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland welcomes you to come experience life in the 19th century, what it was like to emigrate to America with almost nothing in those days, and how Andrew Carnegie became the richest man in the world. Here visitors enjoy a fascinating and informative visit with interactive games, children's activities, temporary exhibitions, displays, weaving demonstrations and so much more, they also have a cafe and garden, a museum shop and unique events space. The Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum offers two wings one the original birthplace cottage of Andrew Carnegie built in the 1770's and the other, the exhibition hall built between 1925-1928 and tells the story of his life in America, the museum offers something interesting for everyone young and old, come for a memorable visit.

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  • Foothills Yarn and Fiber Hood River
    Foothills Yarn and Fiber

    Foothills Yarn and Fiber is a knitting shop in Hood River, Oregon, specializing in natural yarns and there's an excellent selection of quality yarns, raw alpaca fiber, alpaca rovings, supplies, books, and gifts. They also sell spinning wheels, looms, weaving and spinning tools as well as supplies, and the alpaca yarn includes baby alpaca, knitting and crochet yarns including silk and bamboo yarn, and there's soft wool yarn too. Foothills Yarn and Fiber also welcomes you to visit the alpacas located at the Cascade Alpaca ranch to meet the rare and beautiful animals and their babies.

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  • Glenora Weaving and Wool Gerringong
    Glenora Weaving and Wool

    Glenora Weaving and Wool based in Gerringong, New South Wales South Coast, Australia offer Australian and New Zealand mail order sales of weaving yarns and accessories, and they are the mail order specialists. They have spinning and felting supplies, including natural carded wool, dyed merino and crossbred slivers, luxury fibres, spinning wheels and Ashford equipment and products, as well as extensive colour ranges of wool, cotton, linen and silk yarns. The shop at Glenora Weaving and Wool offers a wonderful array of products and everything you'll need for your weaving and spinning accessories, just add to cart, they also have many private events, so come see and enjoy the great show specials and bargains.

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  • Artful Ewe Port Gamble
    Artful Ewe

    The Artful Ewe offers a lovely little shop and weaving rooms in Port Gamble, Washington, on the Kitsap Peninsula, and it's for anyone who appreciates the skill of working with fibers. Here you will find natural, hand-dyed artisan fibers of the finest quality, tools for spinning, weaving, and knitting they even have a cozy corner where you can sit and knit or spin. The Artful Ewe also has a working studio and you can rent weaving looms, come feel at home right here and indulge your passion for creating your own art.

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  • Vulcan's Rest Fibers Chesapeake City
    Vulcan's Rest Fibers

    Vulcan's Rest Fibers in Chesapeake City, Maryland is not just a fiber arts supply shop, they are also an inspiration of creativity, get-to-gethers and social private events with the participation of others. Vulcan's Rest Fibers carry fibers, yarns, equipment, supplies, and books for spinners, weavers, knitters, basketmakers and more, and invite you to join them for a class and learn a new skill or hobby. Classes include basket weaving, beading and needlework, spinning, tatting, weaving, dyeing and so much more, and there are higher level classes to, come enjoy.

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Arts & Entertainment

  • Art Gallery at Whitefish Bay Farm Sturgeon Bay
    Art Gallery at Whitefish Bay Farm

    There are often art related activities taking place on the gallery ground at the Whitefish Bay Farm, Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, United States. Activities might include a class from the Peninsula Art School painting on location, a dye pot working to produce beautiful fiber and yarn, or a wet felting project in process of completion.

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  • Squamish Lil'wat Whistler
    Squamish Lil'wat

    Experience the traditional artisans of the Squamish and Lil'wat People in Whistler. View the magnificent hand carved canoes.

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  • Ashford Art and Craft Village Ashburton
    Ashford Art and Craft Village

    Ashford Art and Craft Village has nine exciting shops clustered around the historic Mill House, there is something here for everyone.

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Health & Beauty

  • Eshe Day Spa Chicago
    Eshe Day Spa

    Sophisticated and chic yet welcoming and warm Eshe Day Spa in Chicago invites you to a fresh, new spa experience. Treatments are carried out with caring and friendly specialists who will take you on a journey towards good health both physically and spiritually. Treatments are designed to encourage regeneration of skin cells and get the blood flowing. Such treatments include the Swedish massage and the deep tissue massage. You are guaranteed to walk away feeling smooth inside and out. At Eshe Day Spa you will experience the exhilaration of a relaxing spa treatment that will leave you feeling indulged and free of stress.

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  • Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum Dunfermline
    Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum

    The Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum by Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland welcomes you to come experience life in the 19th century, what it was like to emigrate to America with almost nothing in those days, and how Andrew Carnegie became the richest man in the world. Here visitors enjoy a fascinating and informative visit with interactive games, children's activities, temporary exhibitions, displays, weaving demonstrations and so much more, they also have a cafe and garden, a museum shop and unique events space. The Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum offers two wings one the original birthplace cottage of Andrew Carnegie built in the 1770's and the other, the exhibition hall built between 1925-1928 and tells the story of his life in America, the museum offers something interesting for everyone young and old, come for a memorable visit.

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  • Irish Linen Centre and Lisburn Museum Lisburn
    Irish Linen Centre and Lisburn Museum

    The Irish Linen Centre and Lisburn Museum offers the safeguarding, collection and protection of artifacts relating to the Irish linen industry and the history of Lisburn. Admission is free and visitors are welcome, plus there is full disabled and wheel chair access and it's conveniently close to the rail and bus stations. Enjoy the permanent exhibition of the story of the Irish Linen industry including skilled demonstrations of hand spinning and flax and loom weaving, it's fascinating, and there are guided tours available of the castle gardens. The Irish Linen Centre and Lisburn Museum shop offers linen, handmade jewellery, greeting cards and books of local interest.

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  • Trefriw Woollen Mills Gwynedd
    Trefriw Woollen Mills

    At Trefriw Woollen Mills in Gwynedd, hand spinning is demonstrated in the summer season and there is also an opportunity to try weaving yourself on small hand looms. The Weaver's Garden has specimen plants which provide fibres, natural dyes, textile tools, soaps, and moth repellents.

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  • All Russian Museum of Decorative-Applied and Folk Art Moscow
    All Russian Museum of Decorative-Applied and Folk Art

    All Russian Museum of Decorative-Applied and Folk Art is situated in the centre of Moscow, in a former estate. The exposition presents a large collection of traditional Russian toys, famous hand-painted lacquered boxes, the unique pieces of furniture, porcelain and glassware from famous Russian factories and many others.

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