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About me

Industry Museums or Libraries
Occupation textile archaeolgist, sort of
Location Göteborg, Sweden
Introduction My real name is Viktoria Holmqvist (a.k.a. Vix Hq). I'm an archaeologist specialising in crafts and textiles, with an additional degree in handweaving. Books, wool, historical costumes, tablet weaving, knitting, music, role playing and theatre take up the rest of my time.
Interests textile crafts, historical textiles, tablet weaving, weaving, RPG, books
Favorite Movies Nightmare Before Christmas, Pan's Labyrinth, Hero
Favorite Music Cranes, C$C, NIN, Tool, Dead Can Dance, Stina Nordenstam, Massive Attack, Labradford
Favorite Books The Earthsea Books - Ursula K. LeGuin, The Dreaming Tree - C.J. Cherryh, Blood of Roses - Tanith Lee, The Nine Tailors - Dorothy L. Sayers, Perdido Street Station - China Miéville