Classifieds

Classified ads now appear in both Fibre Focus and on the OHS website. See the instructions for placing an ad at the bottom of this page.

DOROTHY LOOM CONVERSION KIT Handcrafted, wooden 4-lever lifting kit eliminates those nasty side metal levers. Fits all widths of the Dorothy loom & can be installed for right or left-handed use. More information available by contacting Cheryl Sheridan at csheridan@bmts.com.

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Beadaddict presents the first dual lucet braiding tool, the DucetteTM, handcrafted in Canada in cherry, walnut and maple with instructions for flat, square and two colour braids or one skein scarves. More information is available at: www.ducette.com

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36” Fanny LeClerc counterbalanced loom with bench. Includes raddle; 10, 12, 15 dent reeds; shuttle; LeClerc warping board; bobbin winder; bobbin and cone holders. $1,000. Contact: catherinewarnica@rogers.com.

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Macomber loom, 56 inches weaving width, 10 harnesses, 12 treadles, excellent working condition. This sturdy loom is ideal for weaving everything from rugs to tablecloths to silk shawls to tea towels. If new, price would be US $6197. Asking $1850 CAD. Price includes bench seat with storage, 4 reeds and 2 warp beams. Located in Petawawa On. Contact Jean: email jbair007@gmail.com or call 613-585-3392.

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Hello fellow weavers/spinners – looking to buy a wool picker in working condition (ideally Triple picker Pat Green) – Thank you.

louyze.caro@gmail.com – 418-936-3838

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FOR SALE: Inherited 45” 4-harness counterbalance loom with Leclerc bench. $500 or best offer. Included: 16 bobbins, size 12 and 15 reeds. North York, Ontario. Contact: elitapetersons@sympatico.ca or 416-491-0560.

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For Sale: 36” 8 harness LeClerc Nilus II Jack floor loom bought new 9 years ago. Includes #8, 10, 12 dent reeds, raddle, lease sticks, both wire and Texsolv heddles. Price: $1800. Pick up in Bloomfield, Prince Edward County. Contact Judy (613) 393-1352 or jamcclure@bell.net

               

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Beautiful cherry wood eight-harness, 48” Fireside Fibre Arts Loom signed by Gary Swett, Loommaker. Price $2800. Price includes Leclerc Bench and wealth of equipment including reeds, shuttles, bobbins, electric winders, etc. Large quantity of Scandinavian weaving yarn also available. Pick-up in Kingston, Ontario. Contact June: 613-484-3629.

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Placing an ad

E-mail your ad (with a photograph, if desired) to The Publisher, and an invoice will be sent to you. You may also send payment (cheque payable to Ontario Handweavers & Spinners) along with ad to: Graham McCracken, 17 Robinson Rd, Waterford, ON, N0E 1Y0.

Cost is $8 for 25 words or less, 25¢ for each additional word and $10 per photograph.

Submission: Classified ads will be placed on this page (OHS Classifieds) within a few days and in the upcoming issue of Fibre Focus.

Deadlines for publication in Fibre Focus are February 7, May 7, August 7, October 21 for the Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter Issues respectively.