Magnetic Threads at MoA

I've been invited to be part of a Night Shift event at the Museum of Anthropology, Magnetic Threads, guest curated by contemporary dance group CoERASGA. I'm looking forward to being part of this work on the relationship between the body and woven materials, which has both practical and conceptual implications. I learned to weave when I …

Salmon Leather Ideas

Article about water-hardening leather: http://www.daviddfriedman.com/Medieval/Articles/Perfect_Armor_Improved.htm My own tests suggest that 135* or 150* is max for the fish leather, otherwise it just gets cooked. ~R. Burnishing finish for the 'fuzzy' back side -- Guy talking about burnishing in general: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zyTg_hfpNUM&feature=youtu.be https://theleathercrafter.wordpress.com/2016/06/03/seiwa-tokonole-burnishing-gum-review/ Product: https://districtleathersupply.com/products/seiwa-tokonole   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bCEC4d-KaQU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hbjV-RzIA-M