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 [...]

24 02, 2016

spring is just a thumb away

By |2016-10-25T16:52:14+00:00February 24th, 2016|Handwoven, Knitting|0 Comments

I have just the thumb to finish, on a pair of mittens that I am determined to wear before winter takes its leave. The last few days have seen temps in the 40's with lots of melting snow and for me, thoughts of robins and daffodils are not far behind. I have done all [...]

3 01, 2016

knitting in the new year

By |2016-10-25T16:52:14+00:00January 3rd, 2016|Everday Life, Knitting|0 Comments

Christmas is here and gone, mostly a blur of cooking, cleaning and wrapping that I am happy to let go of in exchange for some quiet knitting in front of the fire. My mitten gifts to my daughters was well received, even by the youngest who received hers WYBA. My acronym for a knitted gift, [...]

15 01, 2010

gathering in the new year

By |2016-10-25T16:52:30+00:00January 15th, 2010|2nd Monday, Handwoven, Knitting|5 Comments

The new year brought our 2nd Monday gathering to fellow weaver Kathy's house. It was doubly wonderful to be here after missing last months gathering due to this bloody winter weather. Sorry, it seems I have been feeling a bit cooped up lately and judging from the large turnout I wasn't the only one.As usual [...]