Month: January 2008

Juried Show

Howdy! The local Guild that I belong to, the Dallas Handweavers and Spinners Guild, has decided to open its semi-annual Juried Show to non-members. If you’re interested in entering, please get in touch! There’s some very decent prize money. The requirements are fairly simple. You can email me: oakenking@gmail.com

OMG ,the BOOKS!

I’ve known for a while that Google was working on a project of making digital facsimiles of books. I have one of them posted in my Silk Library. What I didn’t know, is how MANY books they have now – it’s a HUGE collection. For those of us who are looking at “lost arts” type [Continue]

Silk Library

I’ve been working on my Silk Library on WormSpit. I’ve added five books – one a Google book, and the others from the Digital Archives at the University of Arizona. Some of these were scanned from my own collection, others are used by permission. These are some really neat old books, full of information and [Continue]