Mandala Monday – Weaving Flower of Life Pattern on a Hexagon by Noreen Crone-Findlay

Weaving a Flower of Life pattern on a Hexagon with spool knitted cord by Noreen Crone-Findlay is the subject of today’s video. Here is what Noreen has to say about her video:

“This video tutorial by Noreen Crone-Findlay shows how to weave the ‘Flower of Life’ pattern on the Lily Speed o Weave Loom, but any other hexagonal loom will work just as well. In this video, spool knitted cord is used as the ‘yarn’, but, any kind of yarn, lucet cord, wire, ribbon, fabric strips, t shirt yarn, roving, string or cord, even video cassette tapes, all work as well.”

This detailed, step by step tutorial is a gem. Noreen throughly explains what she does and the common mistakes she has made in the past so you can easily create your Flower of Life pattern mandala.

Enjoy!

Weaving Flower of Life pattern on a Hexagon by Noreen Crone-Findlay

To see Noreen’s website to to: https://tottietalkscrafts.com/Noreen Chrone-Findlay Weaving Flower of Life

To see more of her weaving tutorials where “Noreen Crone-Findlay demonstrates all manner of wonderful video tutorials on how to work with yarn in imaginative ways, featuring the spool knitter, potholder loom, flower looms, other small looms and the nostepinne,” see https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCQQvdzAQOELclQo3C3TdJg.

To see her Facebook page go to: https://www.facebook.com/NoreenCroneFindlayDesigns/

To see her Google+ site go to: https://plus.google.com/106842999052228009048

To see her ESTY store go to: https://www.etsy.com/shop/NCroneFindlay

To purchase one of her weaving books go to: http://www.amazon.com/Noreen-Crone-Findlay/e/B001KILAEG/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1469217049&sr=8-1

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I look forward to your thoughts and comments!

Mandala Monday – How to Crochet Flower of Life Chain Shawl by Donna Wolfe

Today Donna Wolfe from Naztazia shows you how to crochet a flower of life chain shawl. This is what she says about this video:

“This is a more advanced pattern, so please also download the written free pattern on Donna’s website: http://naztazia.com. It also forms a lovely star stitch pattern that you can use for a shawl, wrap, scarf, hoodie, tunic, sweater and more!”

Pattern, text, photos, video and music © 2014 Naztazia®

Enjoy!

How to Crochet Flower of Life Chain Shawl by Donna Wolfe

To see more of Donna’s tutorials go to: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCUCRKFasGHLgV057NziOLJg

Other social media links:

Website: http://naztazia.com
Facebook: http://facebook.com/naztazia
YouTube: http://youtube.com/naztazia
Ravelry: http://ravelry.com/designer…
Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/naztazia
Google+: http://plus.google.com/+naztazia
Instagram: http://instagram.com/naztazia

Donna Wolfe from Naztazia

Donna Wolfe from Naztazia

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I look forward to your thoughts and comments!

Mandala Monday – Optical Glass Sculptures by fine art glass artist Jack Storms

I know, it’s Mandala Monday and this isn’t about mandalas, but it is so spectacular I had to share it with you. Fine Art Glass Artist Jack Storms explains in this video how he creates his Optical Glass Sculptures. I’m sure you will agree they are extraordinary. And he does include some sacred geometry in his work, so we aren’t too far off base from our usual topics.

Enjoy!

Here is another short video giving you a 360 degree look at the ViviOvo D’Oro he spoke about in the first video.

To learn more about Jack Storms’ work see his website and Facebook page:

Website: http://www.jackstorms.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/stormsart

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I look forward to your thoughts and comments!