The last couple of weeks have been filled with color as I prepare for the Wisconsin Sheep and Wool Festival, as evidenced by my green finger, a blue big toe and briefly a blue dog. But that is a whole other story. Tomorrow I load up the truck and ply my wares at the festival [...]
baaaamy fiber world for 4 days This fair is like being in a total fiber world for 4 days. It is not a real world but it sure is warm and friendly and above all colorful. My normal life comes to a halt and I am just immersed in fibery goodness everywhere I look. From the [...]
Harvest Parade, originally uploaded by kindred threads.Our little town hosted a heck of a harvest festival last weekend. The moon man was all aglow in the park that evening. I just caught a glimpse of him through the trees. Hope he comes back next year.
The Sheep and Wool festival was a lot of fun this year. I always think that I am not going to do it another year; but once surrounded by fiber and the the people that so enjoy it, it would be silly not to be part of it. I had the incredible pleasure of meeting [...]
Getting ready for the Wisconsin Sheep and Wool Festival this weekend (the 10-12th), lots of work and lots of color, and as you can see from a couple of pictures; I had some helpers. The tomatoes couldn't be ignored, so I had that pot bubbling away in between running downstairs to paint some more yarn. [...]
In a never ending quest to drive myself insane I am in two fairs on back to back weekends. The first was in Jefferson Wi and involved lots of dyeing, spinning and melting of dichroic glass for buttons, often into the wee hours of the night. I managed to get away from the booth long [...]
Sheep and Wool Festival, originally uploaded by kindred threads Well let me tell you it's a big scary fiber world out there. I'm glad to be home from the fair; to my family and relatively sane fiber friends. I made the mistake of standing between 2 women in a bidding war at the silent auction. [...]