This webpage is a copy of the comments received on a blog post on Ali’s original website, The blog post itself is now at “Even, diagonal weaving — or finding the ara

Comments on “Even, diagonal weaving — or finding the ara

  1. Jose Mclean Says:

    I am in South Australia and wonder if there is flax there or courses classes. I want to learn.

  2. Noeleen Rupapera Says:

    awesome i do have problems finding my ara, i will keep practising

  3. Teresa Cleary Says:

    Those coloured arrows are a great addition Ali - they really help with clarity.

  4. Ali Says:

    Kia ora Noeleen and Teresa, thanks for the feedback. It’s good to hear that the arrows are a useful addition.

  5. Amanda McIntyre Says:

    Received the three books today and love the colours!
    Thank you Ali for the lovely photos and clear instructions!

  6. Sophia Parlato Says:

    Hi Ali, finally received the set of books and even though I have read them before through others and libraries they will be a great addition to my library for future reference. Thank you

  7. Sally Gordon Says:

    Just ordered a 2nd book from Ali Brown I love my first one on large containers Ali’s instructions are so clear and easy to follow I often find other books hard to follow but Ali’s are fantastic Many tx Sally

  8. Ali Says:

    Thanks Sally, I’m glad you’re enjoying the books. Happy weaving! :-)

  9. Bronwyn Says:

    Fantastic set of books! Thank you so much Ali for the beautiful photos and clear instructions. I have been busy weaving flowers and baskets and they work! I highly recommend your books. Many thanks, Bron

  10. Elisabeth Degremont Says:

    Thanks for the tip regarding finding the ‘ara’ // This is where I always go wrong . Have just ordered your books and this year will see progress in my weaving technique .

  11. Ali Says:

    Hi Elisabeth, glad you found the tips useful. Happy weaving!