Ruhi McCheon, from Levin is up in Whangarei
visiting her daughter Janine. She said it was her first
time weaving and she really liked it. Ruhi makes
necklaces and fabric flower brooches back at home.
"Beating Down the Wefts" with the metal fork
This pushes the wool done (compacts the wefts)
"Nana" Glenda Hughes from Kamo
shows grand-daughter Lauren Black
how weaving is done on the mini-loom.
Lauren is 7 years old and
goes to Kamo Primary School.
She loves any craft and has
really enjoyed the weaving.
The letter I (of Whangarei) is finished!