Looming Large by Angela Caldin

My eldest granddaughter, aged 8, is an accomplished loombander. On her Rainbow Loom she can make bracelets, charms and key-ring fobs in all kinds of shapes and colours. She has made owls and pandas and many individual characters such as Rapunzel, Belle, Cinderella, Ariel and all the Disney princesses including, of course, the ubiquitous Elsa. She makes them out of small rubber bands of every colour and type you can imagine. There are metallic bands, as well as sparkly, luminous and see-through ones and to her the differences are important and blindingly… Read More