Tomorrow we will add another table to the laundry room, which is within sight of the studio space, and then it will also be my cutting/sewing/pressing area. Once the piano is sold (I hope!) the dry sink can be moved back to its spot, and a third table or the warping mill and cone/spool rack(s) will be out there, too.
Next is cleaning up my desk area, in the studio, and moving a two drawer file cabinet next to the desk to hold the color printer. My weaving reference library also needs reorganizing, after months of pulling books off the shelves. VAV, PWC & Weavers, and Complex Weavers Journals are in the studio, and I’m hoping there will be room for more weaving periodicals. However, I’m getting quite a collection of notebooks full of weaving materials, so will see what takes priority.
I’m quite pleased tonight with the loom arrangement, but lighting continues to be an issue. Log homes are dim inside even on bright days. I’ll continue to use my Ott floor lamp for now, but hope to add track lighting when I am able to.
Now, I need to try the room out and see if it works better than it was. The photo above gives an idea, and hope to have another couple pics in the next day or so.
Why have I not been weaving the last one to two days? A bit of carpal tunnel came back to haunt me again, and I’m giving hands and wrists a bit of a rest. Of course moving all this isn’t much of a rest, but it’s not the repetitive motions in weaving and cranking either, and this way something needing to be done was still accomplished. Now, I need to find a cord for my lamp…