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28 02, 2019

still winter

By |2019-02-28T04:50:42+00:00February 28th, 2019|2nd Monday, Handwoven, Textiles|2 Comments

Well winter is still here, as I write this we are looking to see more -15 degrees temperatures coming back this weekend even though it will officially be March. But then again we have had some great snowfalls and beautiful blue skies. Spring always comes...right? Our weavers group met once again at our local food [...]

29 01, 2019

New Years gathering

By |2019-02-04T19:18:24+00:00January 29th, 2019|2nd Monday, Handwoven, Weavers|0 Comments

In an effort to avoid winter travel woes, January's 2nd Monday weavers gathering was held in the community room of our incredible newly renovated Viroqua Food Coop. One of our weavers is Jan who also just happens to be the manager of the coop and she graciously offered to host the group and boy did [...]

26 11, 2018

weavers gathering at my house

By |2018-11-26T16:28:52+00:00November 26th, 2018|2nd Monday, Handwoven, Textiles|0 Comments

This Novembers gathering of weavers was at my house in the hopes that I could host before the snow flies and getting up my driveway becomes a leap of faith.  Other than a couple of panicked parking situations everyone made it up and we proceeded to have a fun and fibery gathering.  Plus I always [...]

5 10, 2018

goodbye summer gathering

By |2018-10-05T18:52:58+00:00October 5th, 2018|2nd Monday, Handspun, Handwoven, Sheep|2 Comments

Our September weavers gathering was a hot sunny day at Anne Marie's  country home.  It is fun to travel these winding roads and see the homesteads tucked back into the hills where gardens are bountiful, children are raised and life just happens.  After driving these back roads not so far from my own house I [...]

22 08, 2018

gathering in LaCrosse

By |2018-08-22T20:13:20+00:00August 22nd, 2018|2nd Monday, Handwoven, Knitting|1 Comment

This months weavers gathering was hosted by Janet and Tony at their condo in LaCrosse right across from a lovely garden and the Mississippi River.  It didn't take us long to take over the community room tables with piles of handwovens and yarny goodness. Lots of great food, as always but I especially loved the [...]

23 04, 2018

2nd Monday gathering at Barb’s

By |2018-04-23T02:51:01+00:00April 23rd, 2018|2nd Monday, Handwoven|0 Comments

With 2 significant snowstorms in April totaling more than we had received any other month this winter, our weaving group was thrilled to pile into Barb and Harry's warm and welcoming home. By the time Judith and I arrived the dining room table was well covered with handwoven goodies for show and tell. My contribution [...]

20 03, 2018

sheep shearing at Rachel’s

By |2018-03-20T21:44:36+00:00March 20th, 2018|2nd Monday, Fiber, Sheep|0 Comments

Rachel invited our fiber group to meet at her family's house to watch her small flock of sheep be sheared.  Some of use couldn't resist getting our fingers right into that beautiful wool.  I am sure there is a lot of joy in raising their children with the experience of caring for the cattle, sheep [...]

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