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Heart #049 Mistletoe

When preparing this Mistletoe Heart you will use both the joining technique and the weaving technique. The heart is made from 2 individual baskets; an inner joined double heart with the mistletoe leaves and berries, and an outer woven basket with a handle. Using the templates the original size will give you a Mistletoe Heart…

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Heart #048 Holly

When preparing this Holly Basket you will use both the joining technique and the weaving technique. The heart is made from three individual baskets; an inner joined heart with the holly leaves, then a woven basket with the berries and finally a golden woven basket with a handle keeping everything in place. Cut two pieces…

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Triaxial Heart

The Triaxial Heart illustrates how the triaxial weaving technique may be adapted to a heart shape. To facilitate the pattern the angle at the heart’s point is now 60°. First you weave the heart from two layers, then you weave in the strips of the third layer one by one. This process is far easier than…

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Halloween Lamp Shade

  The Halloween Lamp Shade has narrow black stripes resembling the legs of a giant spider. The size of the lamp shade shown is 16 cm between upper and lower edge. You may rescale the templates to get another size as you prefer. Remember, do take care and only use the lamp shade for a modern low…

PaperMatrix fall workshops

Fall Workshop Tour in Denmark

This fall Anna has scheduled a workshop tour around Denmark. Be the first to weave new projects, from our upcoming book “Fletværk – Julehjerter” or learn to weave one of our 3D paper projects. For the beginner there will be projects of less difficulty, for the skilled paper weaver, there will be new challenges. The…

Lamp Shade with Squares

Lamp Shade with Squares

The Lamp Shade with Squares both looks and feels far greater value than the 14 pieces of simple copy paper and the short piece of string required for making it. However, do take care and only use the lampshade for a modern low energy LED light bulb – and still make sure to provide good…