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WANTED

Wanted: Due to a flood I am wishing to replace the following books:
A Passion for Punch Needle- ISBN: 1-56477-711-1 Decemer 1, 2006 by Linda Repasky (editor)
Sashes, Straps, and Bands– Ruth and Ralph Johnson –soft cover
Inkle Weaving-Helene Bress - ISBN:684-13870-0
Opulence, The Kimonos and  Robes of Itchku Kubota-ISBN: 0-87011-636-3
Double Weave Theory and Practiceby Laya Brostoff
Spiders' Games:A Book for Beginning Weaversby Phylis Morrisson, ISBN:088894 - 219 - 2, hard cover
Processing and Finishing Woven Textiles, soft cover
Feltingby Marlie Claessen, soft cover
Hand-Woven Lacesby Donna Muller ISBN: 0-934026-66-1 soft cover
Fashions from the Loomby Betty J. Beard soft cover
Contact Celeste by email or phone 403-634-5907 if you have one of these you can part with. (3/15)

Wanted: a warping board from someone in the Calgary area. Contact Ashley. (11/14)

Wanted: 24" or longer Ondule (fan) reed. Email Chelsey or call 780-871-1998. (7/14)

Wanted: 8 shaft 45" Leclerc jack floor loom with front hinge treadles and a hinged back beam. Contact Lois by email or call 780-672-2551. (3/14)


FOR SALE

45" Leclerc counter-balanced floor loom. Asking $400 or offers. Located near Peers, AB. Email June or phone 780-693-3777.  (6/15)

 

 

 

Variety of shuttles for sale, bobbin winder, 45" raddles, 15" reed 5 epi, 18" raddle, large roll of corrugated cardboard for back beam. Located in central Alberta. Contact Sharon. (6/15)

 

4 shaft 6 treadle counterbalance loom for sale in central Calgary. $350. 45" weaving width, comes with two newer reads (6 and 12 dent), schacht 14-yard warping board and several hundred extra wire heddles. All tieup cords and counterbalance pulley system recently replaced with LeClerc parts. Contact Keely at 403-703-4868 or via email. (6/15)

 

 

Two purebred German Angora male bunnies born March 24, 2015. Each rabbit comes complete with pedigree and ear tatoos. Both bunnies are ready to go to a new home and I am selling them for $225 each. Purebred German Angoras are rare in Canada and are known for their high fibre production. For more information please contact Terry Kopperud or phone 403-255-9561. (5/15)

 

 

 

8-h, 36" BERGMAN COUNTERMARCH LOOM, FOLDING, WITH BENCH; completely refurbished, in very good working order; 2,100(!) Texslov heddles; 2 SS reeds; new heddle bars, apron, apron rods, tie-up Texslov cords, warping sticks, and many small parts; bench has storage under seat; c/w the Bergmans' guides to warping and tying up the loom, Bergman history, and countermarch loom information; folds with warp on it to fit through doorways; gives beautifully balanced sheds in quiet, smooth action;  currently is warped with about 6 yards of 2100 threads, 70 epi, high quality Italian cotton, for warp painting - $1170 Cdn or $950 US, on site in Saskatoon, SK (could deliver along route between Saskatoon, Minot, and Minneapolis) - contact Jane. (4/15)     

 

Patrick Green Deluxe Carder with interchangeable drums. The basic drum is good for long, medium and adult mohair, has the longer teeth. The Fur drum is for bunny, bunny blends, kid mohair and is great for blending of fibres and colors. This is a great carder and the only reason  I am selling it is I bought a larger Patrick Green carder because of the volume of fibre I now process. It has a new drive belt on it.   $600.00 Betty Eckstrand    Box 429, Stavely, Alberta Call 1-403-549-2535 or email. (4/15)

 

Numerous magazines and books, 4 harness & multiharness, all in like-new condition.
For complete list, contact Nancy at beautifulbergen@hotmail.com or 403-638-6660
Located at Leduc, AB (3/15)

60” 4 Harness Leclerc Jack Loom. Includes 3 reeds (8, 10 and 12), 2 raddles, bobbin winder, bobbins, shuttles, flat shuttles, reed hooks, lease sticks, weaving books.
$1200 – must pick up in Morinville, AB.  Call 780 939 2738 or email rj_cg@hotmail.com

 

 

36" raddle   $25.
15" reed 10 dpi   $15.
36" reed 10 dpi   $30.
36" reed
These items are currently located in Leduc, AB.
Please contact me at beautifulbergen@hotmail.com or 403-638-6660 (2/15)

Nilus LeClerc Dorothy 24″ 4-shaft table loom with treadle stand. Orignal owner, excellent condition. Comes with 12 dent reed, 600 heddles, boat shuttle, reed and heddle hook, lease sticks, warp rods, “Warp and Weave” book plus two additional weaving books. This loom sells new for $1290.

This is a great loom for a beginner and at a very affordable price ($350). Email Lynda.  (1/15)

 

 

Woolhouse Gertrude 16 shaft, 18 treadles, 58" weaveable width, countermarche floor loom. Comes with a 20+ tie-up assembly so no need to climb under the loom-just sit at the back and peg the tieup. Comes with 1 reed, 4 lease sticks, long heddle hook and reed hook. Cardboard or warp sticks included. Texsolv heddles and cords. $5,000. Located in Lumby, B.C. Can dismantle and transport to US border. Second owner completing 3 blankets at moment, have woven 6" scarves to full width-all easily done. Email Louise. (1/15)

 

 

 

60" jack loom (4 shafts) with bench, warping mill and spool rack. All for $1500. Email Bonnie or call 403-529-9549. (11/14)

 

 

 

 

Weaving Books for sale: Weave Contemporary Rag Rugs $20; Rag Rug Handbook $30; Step By Step Weaving $10; Weave It $10; Key to Weaving $30; American Woven Coverlets $30; Spinning and Dyeing $10; Handwoven, Tailormade $30; The Weaving Book $30; Samples You Can Use $30; Handdwoven Design Collection # 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 16, $5/each. Contact Mary Lynne. Located in Whitecourt, AB (8/14)

 

 

 

 

 

Bobbin rack $75 (pins available-holds 36 bobbins, spools); Niddy Noddy $20 and Shuttles $7.00. Contact Mary Lynne. Located in Whitecourt, AB (10/14)

 

 

 

 

 

 

LeClerc 4 shaft 22" table loom with treadle attachment. comes with 12 and 5 dent reeds. $500. Email. (8/14)

 

 

We have a small flock of Black Welsh Mountain Sheep.  We have just sheared them and I would like to share these beautiful fleeces with your association!  Most of the fleeces are dark dark black.  The rest of the other fleeces are very black with some reddish black on the tips called cuchddu. The wool is short, dense and firm to handle and ranges in Bradford count from 48s to 56s or micron ranges from 26.4 to 32.69. Fleece weights in the UK range from 2.2-5.5 pounds depending on the size of the ewe (general breed information - mine have not been graded but are purebred).  I rolled each fleece myself.  We skirted, and pulled any undesirables off of the fleece.  Overall the fleeces were impressively clean.  $40/fleece plus shipping.  I can send samples as necessary. Contact Kristen. (5/14)

 

 

 

 

This loom was handmade in the Gatineau region. Approximate dimensions: 53" high, 45" deep, 32" wide. The loom is not assembled at this time. Other weaving accessories are included. We would like to find a good home for it. A small token would be appreciated. contact Nathalie or call 780-485-2694. (2/14)

 

 

Crochet Cotton I have inherited a huge amount of crochet cotton and know that one lady in Saskatoon used crochet cotton to lay the warp threads in her weaving. She also used colors for the weft making wonderful shawls, scarves and ribbons. I have cebelia colors, 20 and 30 lots of white in various sizes etc. Lots of variegated anchor and much more. A lot of these boxes contain 8-10 balls of each color. If you know of anyone who uses crochet cotton for other things as well I wonder if you could let me know. I do not have any room for this and need to find a home for it. I live in Camrose and can be contacted by email (rugratandfriends@shaw.ca) or you can call me at 780-666-1635 Ferne Brown (01/14)

 

70 lbs of roving - would like to sell to one seller. Blend of 70% llama and 30% sheep wool. It has been cleaned, carded and blended at Custom Woolen Mills in Carstairs. There are three colors: white, charcoal and red/sorrel.  The roving is not dyed. Asking $20 per lb or best offer. Located near Strathmore. Contact Lynn or Sue. (10/13)

 

Hand made spinning wheel. $400 OBO. Call Carol at 780-855-3049. (2/13)

 

 

 

 

60" Leclerc jack floor loom with flying shuttle, 12 harnesses and over 100 wire heddles. Asking $1000 or OBO. Call Millie at (403) 256-6563 (Calgary) (01/13)

New 60" reeds: 1 12 dent $135, 4 size 20 dent $135, 1 size 15 dent $135, 1 size 20 dent $200. Over $600 value selling for $200 for all. Call Millie at (403) 256-6563, Calgary. (01/13)

 

 

45" Leclerc 4 shaft loom. Excellent operating condition. Comes with bench, shuttles, bobbins, an assortment of dent reeds and many other accessories. Please call Judith at 403-284-2450. Asking price is $500. (1/12)

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 

 

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