Spinning & Weaving Art

Collection by Kathy Augustine

Kathy Augustine
"The Spinner (after Millet)" (Saint-Rémy, Sep Vincent Willem van Gogh Mar 1853 – 29 Jul was a Dutch Post-Impressionist painter who is among the most famous and influential figures in the history of Western art. Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel Vincent Van Gogh, Van Gogh Art, Art Van, Desenhos Van Gogh, Van Gogh Pinturas, Van Gogh Paintings, Dutch Artists, Rembrandt, Monet

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Yoomoo needle felted fox spinning with a drop spindle. Needle Felted Animals, Felt Animals, Wet Felting, Needle Felting, Wooly Bully, Spinning Wool, Drop Spindle, Textiles, Felt Toys
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O cotidiano medieval através das imagens. Jean Bourdichon (c The Four Social Conditions - Work. Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Renaissance Art, Medieval Books, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, 15th Century Clothing, Beaux Arts Paris, Medieval Crafts
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This photograph features Sally Creech, better known as "Aunt Sal" spinning wool… Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Vintage Abbildungen, Appalachian People, Appalachian Mountains, Spinning Wool, Spinning Wheels
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SALLY DIXON CREECH - Aunt Sal Creech and William Creech donated land in 1913 and helped establish Pine Mt Settlement School to benefit mountain people.

Beatrix Potter, "Mouse with a Spinning Wheel". I do love a good Beatrix Potter mouse. Old Illustrations, Beatrix Potter Illustrations, Children's Book Illustration, Woodland Illustration, Beatrice Potter, Illustrator, Peter Rabbit And Friends, Motifs Animal, Spinning Yarn
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Woman spinning on a great wheel turned by a crank. MS Musee Dobree, Nantes France Pinned from: It's About Time: Sewing indoors - Illuminated Manuscripts - Spinning, Carding, Combing, & Weaving Spinning Wool, Hand Spinning, Spinning Wheels, Medieval Life, Medieval Art, History Of Textile, Nantes France, Renaissance Era, Tablet Weaving

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century working class: c. Detail of "The Spinner" by Willem van Mieris (Dutch, 1662 - Women -- Clothing & dress -- -- Netherlands. 18th Century Clothing, 18th Century Fashion, Web Gallery Of Art, 18th Century Costume, Spinning Yarn, Working Woman, Portraits, Historical Clothing, Fine Art

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c. 1728. Detail of "The Spinner" by Willem van Mieris (Dutch, 1662 - 1747.) Women -- Clothing & dress -- 1700-1799 -- Netherlands. 18th century Dutch costume. Jacket. Bedgown.

“Barthel Beham, Portrait of a Woman Spinning. Domestic virtue at its finest: even for her portrait a woman never stops working. Spinning Yarn, Hand Spinning, Spinning Wheels, Lucet, Renaissance, Peter Paul Rubens, Weaving Art, Male Figure, Medieval Art
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A LOBI MALE FIGURE Burkina Faso/Ivory Coast/Ghana Seated with hands holding his beard, wearing a flat topped hat, dark encrusted patina. 20 cm. high

Stock Illustration : Eve spinning wool and Adam digging the earth, miniature from On Famous Women (De claris mulieribus), by Giovanni Boccaccio manuscript, France, century Spinning Wool, Hand Spinning, Spinning Wheels, Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Medieval Crafts, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Art Du Fil
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What’s so Great about a Distaff?

Something you notice in medieval spinners is that whenever they spin they seem to be using distaffs to hold the fibre. The link with the distaff and spinning was so strong that the female side of t…

This is exactly how I hold my spindle. I didn't copy hand positions from pictures, I just did what felt natural. I've since seen "my" hand positions in pictures and also vidoes!

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Elves drawn by a French illustrator Jean-Baptiste Monge. Elves drawn by a French illustrator Jean-Baptiste Monge.

One of my favorites!

Medieval Manuscript Images, Pierpont Morgan Library, Book of hours (MS MS fol. ch: I think I pinned this because she appears to be card weaving. Card Weaving, Tablet Weaving, Weaving Art, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Renaissance Art, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Early Middle Ages
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Untier of knots in woven wool textiles: making wool carders from teasels, century Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Renaissance, Medieval Crafts, Medieval Furniture, Masonic Symbols, Classical Antiquity
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Woman winding off yarn on a niddy noddy (note handle & perpendicular arms on niddy noddy) Active Women Chartres Cathedral Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Weaving Textiles, Weaving Art, Statues, Monuments, Renaissance, Effigy, Sculpture
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Chartres Cathedral: 13th century, winding thread

The Rest Of The Haymakers 1872 Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Breton Jules Spinning Wool, Hand Spinning, Spinning Wheels, Jules Breton, Spin Me Right Round, Art Du Fil, Oeuvre D'art, Great Artists, Fiber Art



The Rest Of The Haymakers 1872 Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Breton Jules


The half-wit sat on the floor and laughed fervently as he pulled apart pieces of wool.-- Iceland's Bell, Halldór Laxness