Mikko Tries Weaving

Weaving-by-Mikko-Sumulong-Preview

The title of this post is a little misleading. It’s not really Mikko Tries Weaving, it’s more like Mikko tried again and got totally obsessed with it this time around. I’ve always said that painting and calligraphy weren’t kind to me. Thread, on the other hand, I’m definitely more friendly with. Here are a few of my favorite pieces. I’d love to share my love for weaving with you guys. Head on over to my WORKSHOPS page to check what’s scheduled so far. I also do private workshops for groups of at least 4 people. I can’t wait to weave with all of you soon!

 

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Paper Clip Hearts

Paper Clip Hearts

There are two holidays that spurs a frenzy of tutorials here on the site. The first is Halloween, the other is Valentine’s Day. Here’s a quick, easy, simple and painless heart-themed tutorial. Read on to learn how to make paper clip hearts!

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Triangle-Origami-Bowls

Triangle Origami Bowls

Fill up these triangle origami bowl with sugary goodness, and leave at your desk. You’ll turn new office friends into valentine sweethearts by the 14th for sure! Read on to learn how to make these adorable triangle origami bowls.

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how to digitize your work

How to Digitize Your Design Work (Part Deux)

I’ve been using my trusty old method of digitizing design work for a while now. You can read up on that Photoshop+Illustrator tutorial here. Recently though, after catching wind of a few new ways, I’ve finally settled on a quicker and easier way. Read on to learn how to digitize your design […]

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How to Fold a Letter into a Pull Tab Note

How to Fold a Letter into a Pull Tab Note

When I visited Alaska this summer, I unearthed boxes upon boxes of high school stuff. A lot of laughs came with the ancient photos and letters from friends who I saw nearly everyday. It was pretty cool that we didn’t just hand these letters to each other willy nilly, we found creative ways […]

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Micro Weave Necklace

Weaving. Yup, that’s definitely my craft of the moment. Since falling back in love with it, I’ve found myself trying out all sorts of weaving variations. Wall hangings. Round embroidery hoop weaving. Microweaving. Woven jewelry. Finding how much of a struggle weaving small tiny wearable art can be, I figured out […]

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