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  Topic: Oriental 6 in 1
Lykwd_Loki

Replies: 22
Views: 8006

PostForum: Weaves Discussion   Posted: Sat Jan 01, 2000 5:00 am   Subject: Oriental 6 in 1
After reading a good portion of your discussion so far, I would have to agree with Aderamelech about making and joining hexagons. I did a piece of maille very similar to what you are doing. I tried to ...
  Topic: Creativity, and helping bring it about in others
Lykwd_Loki

Replies: 17
Views: 5064

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sat Jan 01, 2000 5:00 am   Subject: Creativity, and helping bring it about in others
Which brings me around again for another pass.
My initial endevor into the realm of chain was in the making of some very basic 4into1 euro patterns. That was more than 7 years ago. Right now I am doi ...
  Topic: Chainmail winder
Lykwd_Loki

Replies: 8
Views: 4841

PostForum: Articles Discussion   Posted: Sat Jan 01, 2000 5:00 am   Subject: Chainmail winder
Your dremel has plenty of power. Just take your time. As far as the handle bending. Stick the rod between your cabinets and your refrigerator and heave. Wrap a rag around it if you are worried about s ...
  Topic: ring size for free-floating beads?
Lykwd_Loki

Replies: 3
Views: 2150

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sat Jan 01, 2000 5:00 am   Subject: ring size for free-floating beads?
If you are willing to change to a 8mm bead, you can capture it in 5/16x16awg. The 6mm size is really best suited to a 18awg wire with the rings at 1/4" and then cutting them about 3/32" too short. Thi ...
  Topic: Creativity, and helping bring it about in others
Lykwd_Loki

Replies: 17
Views: 5064

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sat Jan 01, 2000 5:00 am   Subject: Creativity, and helping bring it about in others
Perhaps I should have used the word "Encouraging" in the place of Bringing it about".

There is a level of ability or aptitude involved in the creation or assembly of anything. In daily life, I thi ...
  Topic: Cutting
Lykwd_Loki

Replies: 17
Views: 4796

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sat Jan 01, 2000 5:00 am   Subject: Cutting
I actually posted this under another discussion, but I think the information applies. I would have to say that I cut almost all my rings with hand cutters. This is because I rarely have time to cut w ...
  Topic: Creativity, and helping bring it about in others
Lykwd_Loki

Replies: 17
Views: 5064

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sat Jan 01, 2000 5:00 am   Subject: Creativity, and helping bring it about in others
Point Taken,

I guess what I am trying to say, is "Give people encouragement towards the creation of good things." If you have kids, or they are around, encourage them to do beautiful and creative t ...
  Topic: Chainmaille as an income....?
Lykwd_Loki

Replies: 28
Views: 6713

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sat Jan 01, 2000 5:00 am   Subject: Chainmaille as an income....?
If the idea is to make Maille your only income, and you don't have a small group, or a small business loan, you will have real difficulty getting enough product at anyone time.

I sell Bracelets an ...
  Topic: Creativity, and helping bring it about in others
Lykwd_Loki

Replies: 17
Views: 5064

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sat Jan 01, 2000 5:00 am   Subject: Creativity, and helping bring it about in others
I understand that to really be capable of expansion, there is the original requirement for the learner to copy/mimic the mentor.

My thought in starting this D off, was to bring about the point tha ...
  Topic: How and where can you saw your own rings?
Lykwd_Loki

Replies: 7
Views: 2444

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sat Jan 01, 2000 5:00 am   Subject: How and where can you saw your own rings?
I would have to say that I cut almost all my rings with hand cutters. This is because I rarely have time to cut when I am close to my actual tools.

I have found some really usefull things about dre ...
  Topic: Interested in learning
Lykwd_Loki

Replies: 7
Views: 1568

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sat Jan 01, 2000 5:00 am   Subject: Interested in learning
The Best I can offer you is to say this, "If you are learning, use big rings, cheap materials, and don't try the most complex patterns first." Play with sizes, materials and ideas from this and other ...
  Topic: What is your work area?
Lykwd_Loki

Replies: 31
Views: 5079

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sat Jan 01, 2000 5:00 am   Subject: What is your work area?
I have a box as a work space. It was designed as an electricians/fishermans case. I actually dropped a pic of it in the "tools" gallery. It should show up soon. THe box has small sections on top which ...
  Topic: Creativity, and helping bring it about in others
Lykwd_Loki

Replies: 17
Views: 5064

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sat Jan 01, 2000 5:00 am   Subject: Creativity, and helping bring it about in others
I was noticing that a great number of people these days are looking for something to do. I am a member of the 'Sowhere in-between' group that hasn't been labelled "OLD" yet, but is also never carded f ...
  Topic: Finishing Oriental 12 in 2 (Dynasty style)
Lykwd_Loki

Replies: 4
Views: 3658

PostForum: Weaves Discussion   Posted: Sat Jan 01, 2000 5:00 am   Subject: Finishing Oriental 12 in 2 (Dynasty style)
You might try a border of 1/4"ID rings with a decorative cord run through them, (you could use leather as well. This would also give you a cinching/securing option.
  Topic: Are we better people
Lykwd_Loki

Replies: 5
Views: 3410

PostForum: Articles Discussion   Posted: Sat Jan 01, 2000 5:00 am   Subject: Are we better people
Regardless of the size of the group, an individual within that group still determines what face they are going to show the rest. 'Good People", and people who behave because they enjoy other's company ...
 
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