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 [...]

20 09, 2018

The Driftless Area Art Festival come hell or high water

By |2018-09-20T01:58:20+00:00September 20th, 2018|Fairs and Festivals|1 Comment

This years Driftless Area Art Festival happened despite the devastation that took place 2 weeks earlier from extensive flooding in our driftless area of southwestern Wisconsin. Thanks to the diligent work of the organizers and many volunteers the fair was relocated from the park in Soldiers Grove to the Crawford County Fairgrounds in Gays Mills.  [...]

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 [...]

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