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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 [...]

18 04, 2014

spring?

By |2016-10-25T16:52:17+00:00April 18th, 2014|Handspun|0 Comments

The weavers group gathered at my house this month.  I generally don't have the group at my house in the winter because my driveway can be a snowy icy white knuckle adventure.  So mid April should be good, right?  Well when I woke up to 4 inches of fresh new snow I pretty much just [...]

27 06, 2013

spinning class

By |2016-10-25T16:52:21+00:00June 27th, 2013|Handspun|0 Comments

Looks like they are having funthe new Sidekick folding wheel next to my 20 years old, well loved Schact Matchlessoops, Nathalie accidentally spinning her scarf into her yarn.nothing more beautiful than beginner yarnnew bulky flyer on my Schact MatchlessI had the pleasure to teach a spinning class recently to 3 enthusiastic students.  My friend Nan [...]

14 11, 2010

new handspun

By |2016-10-25T16:52:28+00:00November 14th, 2010|Handspun|0 Comments

My handspun Carmel Creme yarn was featured on this blog that I found interesting. Lots of great natural, eco friendly items.  Thanks Brenda for putting this post together.A Remark You Made: Playing Matchmaker Part II

4 04, 2009

Tale of a wayward yarn

By |2016-10-25T16:52:33+00:00April 4th, 2009|Handspun|1 Comment

Some yarns have history, so before I list this yarn on etsy I thought I would share with you the journey this yarn has taken, some of which will remain a mystery.It started on a beautiful fall day, while demonstrating spinning at a local art fair, I was playing with one of my drum carded [...]

20 08, 2008

new works

By |2016-10-25T16:52:35+00:00August 20th, 2008|Handspun, Handwoven|3 Comments

In my new, never ending goal of achieving computer mastery, I found this mosaic maker thingy at my flicker site. Another night playing computer geek when I could have been weaving. The shawl on the bottom is actually an older project knitted with my handspun yarns from the Charlottes Web pattern.The green/ blue (on the [...]

19 05, 2008

Spring yarns a bloomin

By |2016-10-25T16:52:36+00:00May 19th, 2008|Handspun|0 Comments

I am not normally a pink person; but I find myself dyeing and spinning lots of luscious flower inspired pinks. Spring is in the air and I am definitely on a pink roll. This yarn has been added to the etsy site and is named Peony. I'm on a flower roll as this and other [...]

27 04, 2008

New items in the etsy shop

By |2016-10-25T16:52:36+00:00April 27th, 2008|Handspun|0 Comments

A little about etsy.comI have recently had the pleasure of joining this group of artisans, that are pulled together by etsy into a wonderfully varied and artfully displayed internet art and craft gallery, shopping and selling, experience. It is a great community of support, with many learning experiences available in everything from marketing, to photography [...]

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