Im so picky about my fibre selections.
Above you see cotton, linen, wool and viscose banana fibre dyed with copper patina or rust. There is also some fine copper wire to experiment with developing patina after weaving, and also the hand spun banana/flax blend I made on a spinning wheel in Lisburn Linen Museum.
Simple but fascinating cellular structures.
Above you see the beginnings of a sample on the Harris loom, below you see lifting patterns and a sample next to it’s cellular inspirational reference, photographs of the inside of a banana leaf stem.