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For Sale:

Rare lifetime collection of weaving books/conference-materials and more!

A portion of proceeds from the sale of this extraordinary collection will be donated to FTWG, thank you for your support!

Photos of any individual item available anytime: srabow@exploreflorida.com

Asking Price: $ 1250 or best offer (remaining funds from this sale support home-bound children who were abused, thank you) - FREE SHIPPING/INSURANCE

Johnson/Rainer Collection for Sale
The Barbara Johnson/Irene M. Rainer Collection

FOLIOS/WORKBOOKS:

SIX workbooks - "Figurbok for grafisk construction Nr 2" (7" x 8.5") - including extensive notes, calculations, instructions and samples.

"Irma Robinson Workshop November 1955 New York" - folio (9" x 11.5") - including original samples, layout numbers and more.

"Embroidery Weaves For Linens" - Jeanetta L. Jones - Westfield, Mass (1964, Rev. 1966) - folio (9" x 11.5") - includes extensive original samples, definitions, instructions.

"Seven Projects in ROSEPATH (Revised) 1948, NYC" - folio (9" x 11.5") - including original samples, layout numbers and more.

"Philadelphia Guild of Handweavers - Gail Redfield Workshop on 'Techniques - March 25-29, 1963" " - folio (9" x 11.5") - SIGNIFICANT PORTFOLIO including original samples, layout numbers and more.

"Finnish - English Weaving Glossary" - complied by Aina Ringler - Craft & Hobby Book Service, Coast Route, Monterey, Calif. - (8.5" x 11") - includes sample-weave and "how to read a Finnish Pattern and Text".

"Swedish - English Weaving Glossary" - complied by Boris Veren - Craft & Hobby Book Service, Coast Route, Monterey, Calif. - (8.5" x 11")

"Color Weave Effect" notebook (8.5" x 11") filled with samples, diagrams, patterns, notes, more.

"Lacey Weaves - Mary Snyder - N.Y. Feb. 1961 - folio (9" x 11.5") - SIGNIFICANT PORTFOLIO including original samples, layout numbers and more.

"Middle Atlantic States Weaving Seminar Workshop" folio (May 14-16, 1959) includes samples, notes and 15 sections of expert instruction/advice.

"Summer and Winter for Advanced Weavers" -Miriam Jeglum (folio with Threading instructions)

Folder: CRACKLE with samples/diagrams/notes.

Folder: COLOR with samples/diagrams/notes.

BOOKS (Rare, Private-Press and/or Signed):

"Embroidery Weaves For Linens" - Jeanetta L. Jones - Westfield, Mass (1964, Rev. 1966) - folio (9" x 11.5") - includes extensive original samples, definitions, instructions.

"Seven Projects in ROSEPATH (Revised) 1948, NYC" - folio (9" x 11.5") - including original samples, layout numbers and more.

"Philadelphia Guild of Handweavers - Gail Redfield Workshop on 'Techniques - March 25-29, 1963" " - folio (9" x 11.5") - SIGNIFICANT PORTFOLIO including original samples, layout numbers and more.

"Finnish - English Weaving Glossary" - complied by Aina Ringler - Craft & Hobby Book Service, Coast Route, Monterey, Calif. - (8.5" x 11") - includes sample-weave and "how to read a Finnish Pattern and Text".

"Swedish - English Weaving Glossary" - complied by Boris Veren - Craft & Hobby Book Service, Coast Route, Monterey, Calif. - (8.5" x 11")

"Swedish-English Textile Glossary for Weavers" - Frances Siminoff Cohn (1944) - 5.5" x 8.5" (sc 24 pgs)

"Swedish Hand Weaving /Weaving Patterns (ENGLISH)" - Malin Selander - 1959 - 7" x 10" (hc 128 pgs)

"Uusia Ryijyja" (FINNISH) - 1955 (includes rare inserts/poster/more)

TWO COPIES (both signed): "Kotikankurin Sidos=Opas (FINNISH)" - Ester Perheenyupa - SIGNED BY AUTHOR - 5.5" x 8.25" (sc 48 pgs)

"Handbok I Wavbubg (SWEDISH)" - Ulla Cyrus (1950) - SIGNED BY AUTHOR - 7" x 9" (hc 238 pgs)

"Manual of Swedish Hand Weaving (ENGLISH)" - Ulla Cyrus (1956) - 6.5" x 9.5" (hc 270 pgs)

TWO COPIES: "Marta Maas-Fjetterstrom - Och Verkstaden I Bastad (SWEDISH w/ENGLISH inserts) assumed to be 1951 - 6" x 9"

"Jamtlandsdrall (SWEDISH)" - Maria Moden-Olsson (1929) - 6.25" x 9.5" (sc 90 pgs)

"Vavbok (SWEDISH)" -- Hulda Peters (1937) - 6.25" x 9.5" (sc 96 pgs)

"Vavbok 3:dje upplagan (SWEDISH)" - Eva Odlund (1939) - 6.25" x 9.5" (sc 98 pgs)

"Weaving Lessons for Hand Looms" - Edith Huntington Snow and Laura L. Peasley (1947) 8" x 10.75" (sc 42 pgs)

"Kankaiden Sidokset (FINNISH)" - Helvi Pyysalo (1950) - 5.75" x 8" (hc 206 pgs)

"Kirjontaa (FINNISH)" - Aino Hausmann (1945) 5.5" x8" (sc 32 pgs)

"Vi Vaver till Hemmet (SWEDISH)" - Mobeltyger/Gardiner/Sangtacken/Draperier (1954) 5.5" x 8" (hc 120 pgs)

"Handdukar och Duktyg (SWEDISH) - Gertrud Ingers (1953) 5.5" x 8" (hc 120 pgs)

"Transmattor och Andra Mattor (SWEDISH) - Marta Broden and Gertrud Ingers (1955) 5.5" x 8" (hc 170 pgs)

"The American Colorist" - Faber Birren (2nd Ed. 1948) 5.5" x 8.5" (sc 28 pgs plus fold-out cover)

"Lace and Lacey Weaves" - Mary E. Snyder (1960) - SIGNED BY AUTHOR plus personal-insert " Sheer Curtaining Multiple Warp" - 6" x 8.5" (sc 64 pgs)

"Hand Weaving" - State Board of Vocational Education, Charleston, W. VA. (1950) 6" x 9" (sc 67 pgs)

"Textil Bilderbok med handledning I textilval (SWEDISH)" - Astrid Sampre-Hultberg and Vera Diurson (1948) - 7" X 7.5" (HC 170 pgs)

"Gammal Allmogeslojd - Fran Malhohus Lan - Utgiven Av Lanets - Hemslojdsforening V - Flamskvavnader - Andra upplagan (SWEDISH)" (1951), comprised of color-plates of museum-worthy early 20th Century weave-work , 9.5" x 12" (sc 124 pgs))

"Handbok I Veving (NORWEGIAN)" - Caroline Halvorsen (1948) 10.5" x 8" (hc 182 pgs)

"Kutokaa kuviollisia kankaita (FINNISH)" - Ester Perheentupa (1950) includes handwritten English-translations of color-examples (8.5" 11.5")

"Kehraten, futoen ja ommellen (FINNISH) - Laila Karttunen, Hämeenlinna, Finland (1948) 8.25" x 11.75" (40 pgs w/fold-out-cover)

"Pellavasta Kudottua (FINNISH)" - Gustafsson/Saarto (1956) ) 8.25" x 11.75" (72 pgs w/fold-out-cover)

"Byways In Handweaving: An Illustrated Guide to Rare Weaving Techniques" - Mary Meigs Atwater (2nd Printing, 1967) 6" x 9" (hc 128 pgs)

"Four-Harness Huck" - Evelyn Neher (1953) SIGNED BY AUTHOR 5.5" x 8.5" (sc pgs plus insert/article from author)

"The Weavers Book: Fundamentals of Handweaving" - Harriet Tidball (1961) SIGNED BY AUTHOR 6.5" x 9.5" (hc 174 pgs)

"Foot-Power Loom Weaving" - Edward F. Worst (6th Edition, 1924) 7.75" x 10.5" (hc 276 pgs)

"The Shuttle-Craft Book of American Hand-Weaving" - Mary Meigs Atwater (1939) 7" x 9.5" (hc 282 pgs)

"How To Weave Linens" - Edward F. Worst (1926) 7" x 10" (hc 160 pgs)

"Home Weaving" - O.A. Beriau (1939) 8.5" x 10.75" (hc 220 pgs)

"The Handloom Weaves" - Harriet Tidball (1957) 6.75" x 9.5" (sc 38 pgs)

"Square Knot Tatting, Fringe and Needle Work" - Raul Graumont and John Hensel (1943) 7.5" x 10" (114 pgs)

"Key To Weaving" - Mary E. Black, O.T.R. (1949) 7.75" x 10" (hc 324 pgs)

"Textile Design and Color" - William Watson (6th Edition, 1956) 6.5" x 9.5" (hc 484 pgs)

"The Book of Weaving" - Anna Nott Shook (1928) 7" x 10" (188 pgs)

SHUTTLE CRAFT MONOGRAPH SERIES - (sc 8" x 10")

#1 - The Double Weave Plain and Patterned - Harriet Tidball (1960) (34 pgs)
#2 - Surface Interest: Textiles of Today - Harriet Tidball (1961) w/notes and sample (22 pgs)
#3 - Design and the Handweaver - Mary Meigs Atwater (1961) w/notes (26 pgs)
#4 - Woolens and Tweeds - Harriet Tidball (1961) (46 pgs)
#5 - The Weavers Book of Scottish Tartans (1962) (46 pgs)
#6 - Mexican Motifs - Harriet Tidball (1962) (22 pgs)
#7 - Contemporary Satins - Harriet Tidball (1962) (34 pgs)
#8 - Peter Collingwood: His Weaves and Weaving - Peter Collingwood (1963) w/Shuttle Craft Guild Tapestry Workshops w/Eva Anttila of Helsinki, Finland info sheet (46 pgs)
#9 - Undulating Weft Effects - Harriet Tidball (1963) (28 pgs)
#10 - Merry Christmas, Handweavers - Harriet Tidball (1963) (30 pp)
#11 - Handwovern Specialties 62 Articles for the Handweaver to Make - Harriet Tidball (1964) (38 pgs)
#12 - Contemporary Tapestry - Harriet Tidball (1964) includes Workshop Info for Waldenwoods, MI (46 pgs)
#13 - Thomas Jasckson, Weaver 17th and 18th Century Records - Harriet Tidball (1964) w/Shuttle Craft Guild Handweavers Bulliten December, 1964 - from Harriet Tidball (38 pgs)
#14 - Color Related Decorating Textiles Rugs, Draperies, Upholstery - Tonya Stalons Rhodes (1965) w/introduction by Harriet Tidball (36 pgs)
#15 - Guatemala Visited - Mary M. Atwater (1965) w/list of portfolio samples (34 pgs)
#16 - Color and Dyeing - Harriet Tidball (1965) (54 pgs)
#17 - Supplementary Warp Pattering - Harriet Tidball (1966) (46 pgs)
# 18 -Textile Structure and Analysis - A Home Study Course in Twelve Lessons - Harriet Tidball (1966) (32 pgs)
#19 - Summer and Winter And Other Two-Tie Unit Weaves - Harriet Tidball (1966) w/Handweavers Bulletin January, 1967 (58 pgs)

ETC.:

Letter/Pricelist from Paul R. Schlegel (with wooden pins)- Arbington, PA

SETT INDICATOR (with letter describing item) - Z-Handicrafts Fulford, P.Q. Canada

COLOR HELM WHEEL - Fiatelle, Inc., Ridgewood, NJ (1940)

NEEDLECRAFT MAGAZINE - January (1926)

SIX MISC. copies of "HANDWOVEN MAGAZINE" from the 1980s

NATURAL PLANT DYEING: A Handbook - Brooklyn Botanic Garden Record Plants & Gardens - Vol. 29 No. 2

August 2017




Ashford Traditional Spinning Wheel for Sale

FOR SALE:

Ashford Traditional Spinning Wheel

with accessories:

Lazy Kate & bobbins;
niddy noddy;
maintenance kit;
all paperwork for spinning wheel;
pair of Schacht wool carders.

Two books also included:
The Ashford Book of Spinning by Anne Field, and
Hand spinning Cotton by Olive and Harry Linder.

Price: $325.00

Joy Bergman joyjimberg@msn.com

July 2017





For Sale

I live on Cape San Blas (zip 32456) just East of Panama City in the Florida panhandle. Items can be picked up or shipped at your expense.

Please call / text 850-227-6768 or email lbehage@gmail.com

3 Niddy Noddies and carders, BO

Please let me know if you are interested.
Linda BeHage

June 2017



For Sale: Wool Carder, from Ashford

Ashford Wool Carder for Sale
Price $275.
Great for mixing colors of roving to spin or felt.
Still in original box.
Used only a few hours.

Also 50 plus skeins of beautifully spun churro yarn, natural colors.

Please contact Lori Adams at taosmtngal124@aol.com

Ashford Wool Carder for Sale

May 2017






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