Threads in Time was established in
1994 by Lynn Landry-Rody, an honours graduate of the Visual Arts
Program at Sault College majoring in weaving, who did an
apprenticeship on the Isle of Orleans, Quebec and who also holds a
Craft instructor’s certificate from Quetico.
Lynn has been weaving since 1974.
Her experience is in weaving fabric for garments and household
articles. Lynn has a huge inventory of yarns available to tickle your
senses, including chenille, silk, cotton, wool, alpaca, mohair and
About Linda Hope
belong to a very “crafty” family. As a result, I have been encouraged
to try various creative mediums: painting, sewing, knitting, pottery,
embroidery, weaving and beading. I have learned the technical aspects
of a craft through research, workshops and instructional classes; but,
I was never satisfied following existing patterns.
naturally gravitated to creating my own designs starting a home-based
business in 2000 called Hope’s Designs. As my formal education is a
degree in geography and history, my designs are inspired from
historical art and images and the various cultures of the world. I
adapt the traditional and integrate it into today’s needs and trends.