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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




Schacht Mighty Wolf Loom for Sale

Schacht Mighty Wolf For Sale

The current price from schacht now is $2722.00.
I personally paid $2300 in 2013.

Will take $1700 firm,

gently used, excellent condition.
Full specs on this loom can be found on the Schacht Spindle Internet site, prefer cash deal, but will do credit card by PayPal,
pick up in person, only.
Or will deliver within reasonable mileage.

Lori Adams, 575-613-2308

May 2017




Retiring Weaver Selling Looms

Louet Jane with Stand for Sale Louet Jane with Stand for Sale

Louet Jane With Stand

Paid $1400 new in 2013
8 Harnesses, 15.5" weaving width
Includes stainless steel reeds: 10,12,15 dent

Asking $1200 (will entertain any reasonable offer)

Buyer responsible for moving



AVL Dobby Loom for Sale AVL Dobby Loom for Sale

AVL Dobby Loom

24 inch, 24 Harness
current NEW price $5,463.00

Asking $2700 (will entertain any reasonable offer)

Buyer responsible for moving

Please contact Kate King at:
941-955-6832
Sarasota, FL

April 2017




Looms For Sale

1) near new 48" custom-made Swedish loom ($500 obo; no seat);
2) used 48", 8-heddle, Macomber loom with seat ($1500 obo);

Miami, FL. Contact: coconutckt@hotmail.com


Custom-made Swedish Loom for Sale Macomber Loom for Sale

March 2017




For Sale

Weaver's Journal copies for sale at $4.00 each or get a great deal. $40 for all 13 issues.
Weavers at $4.00 each or $50 for all 16 (17) issues

$80.00 for everything
Contact Jewel Bledsoe 352 669 4524

Weaver's Journal Weavers
at $4.00 each or $40 for all 13 issues. at $4.00 each or $50 for all 16 (17) issues
Vol. V, No.3 Issue 19 (Winter 1981) 1988 Fall # 3
Vol. VI, No.1 Issue 21 (Summer 1981) 1989 Winter # 4
Vol. VI, No.3 Issue 23 (Winter 1981-82) 1990 2nd Quarter # 9
Vol. VII, No.3 Issue 27 (Winter 1982-1983) 1991 4th Quarter #15
Vol. VII, No.4 Issue 28 (Spring 1983) 1992 2nd Quarter # 17
Vol. VIII, No.1 Issue 29 (Summer 1983) 1992 3rd Quarter #18
Vol. VIII, No.3 Issue 31 (Winter 1983-1984) 1993 3rd Quarter #22
Vol. IX, No.2 Issue 34 (Fall 1984) 1995 Spring #27
Vol. IX, No.3 Issue 35 (Winter 1985) 1996 Fall # 33
Vol. X, No.2 Issue 38 (Fall 1985) 1996 Winter #34
Vol. XI, No.1 Issue 41 (Summer 1986) 1997 Spring #35
Vol. XI, No.3 Issue 43 (Winter 1987) 1997 Summer #36
Vol. XI, No.4 Issue 44 (Spring 1987) 1998 Spring #39
  1998 Winter #42
  1999 Spring #43 2 copies
  1999 Summer #44

February 2017





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