19 09, 2014

sheep rule

By | 2016-10-25T16:52:16+00:00 September 19th, 2014|Hand dyed|0 Comments

The true stars of the fairLots of Habu in my boothGreat restraurant in WhitewaterMy artful friend NanThree bags full. At the silent auction. Only two came home with me. getting her sheep show ready This years WI Sheep and Wool festival once again was three++days of sheepy goodness, full of yarn and fiber in every color [...]

22 09, 2013

Wisconsin Sheep and Wool Festival

By | 2016-10-25T16:52:21+00:00 September 22nd, 2013|Hand dyed|2 Comments

All my dyeing was not for naught.  (That just sounded too Shakespearean to not say.)  Nan and I had a very successful and tiring  3 days of total immersion in everything sheepy.  Nan even got to see a lamb being born with some assistance from the shepherd.  I saw a set of quadruplets shortly after [...]

14 04, 2010

Susan’s Fiber Shop..spring fling

By | 2016-10-25T16:52:30+00:00 April 14th, 2010|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Susan's shop near Columbus, Wi. was a drool worthy spring outing,for a couple of my fiber buds and I; well worth the 2 hour drive.  A nondescript pole shed in the country, jam packed with enough color, fiber and books to keep us occupied for a quite a few hours.  We only left to go [...]

6 02, 2010

sheepies phone home

By | 2010-02-06T17:12:00+00:00 February 6th, 2010|Uncategorized|5 Comments

WHERE OLD PHONE CORDS GOEvery one of these sheep is made from telephones and cords. Check out their feet!Museum of Communications in Frankfurt , GERMANY

16 09, 2009

WI Sheep and Wool festival

By | 2016-10-25T16:52:31+00:00 September 16th, 2009|Uncategorized|0 Comments

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 [...]

9 09, 2008

wi. sheep and wool festival

By | 2016-10-25T16:52:35+00:00 September 9th, 2008|Uncategorized|4 Comments

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. [...]

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