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23 07, 2016

summer poppies

By |2016-10-25T16:52:13+00:00July 23rd, 2016|2nd Monday|4 Comments

Anytime our weavers group is invited to Olga and Gordon's home during the summer months, I know we are in for a treat.  We enjoyed a wonderful day gathered together under an apple tree,   surrounded  by multitudes of Olga's red poppies and breathtaking gardens .  My  camera kept drawing me away to explore the gardens [...]

30 07, 2015

Olga’s poppies

By |2016-10-25T16:52:15+00:00July 30th, 2015|2nd Monday|3 Comments

Our fiber group was fortunate to recently have spent a lovely summer day, sharing our fiber projects, surrounded by Olga's lavish flower gardens. Her poppies were definitely the stars of the show. So much so that it made me wish I was a painter, especially seeing Judith putting some of that beauty to paper wth [...]

3 08, 2014

porch time at Barb’s

By |2016-10-25T16:52:16+00:00August 3rd, 2014|2nd Monday|2 Comments

It wouldn't be summer, without a lazy day, sitting on the porch at Barb and Harry's home; which is exactly what our weavers group did for our 2nd Monday gathering. Lots of projects to share, laughter and of course great food. Barb is as inspired of a cook as she is a weaver. I'm still [...]

23 06, 2014

sweet summer gathering

By |2016-10-25T16:52:17+00:00June 23rd, 2014|2nd Monday|1 Comment

Our weavers group recently shared a beautiful summer day at Olga's lovely country home. I can't think of a better way to spend a summer day, than enjoying fiber friends while surrounded by lush gardens, great food and calming prairie vistas. Thanks Olga for sharing your home so generously with us. Your home is such [...]

30 08, 2013

gathering at Barbs

By |2016-10-25T16:52:21+00:00August 30th, 2013|2nd Monday|0 Comments

This months 2nd Monday gathering was at Barbs home in Dell.  For me it was an excellent place to escape the endless dyeing and weaving I have been doing for 2 shows I have coming up in September.  Yikes it is almost Sept.  So this is a short one.Thanks Barb and all for a great [...]

22 07, 2013

2nd Monday at Nan’s

By |2016-10-25T16:52:21+00:00July 22nd, 2013|2nd Monday|0 Comments

 Summer has certainly reached it's peak as our July weaver's group met at Nan's new house.  With temps in the 90's it was a good day to put aside the weeding and weaving and share some good food and laughs with friends.Nan's Habu silk /stainless steel scarf Barb's plaited twillLots of summery treatsBarb's twillsI treated [...]

3 10, 2012

the scarves of summer

By |2016-10-25T16:52:23+00:00October 3rd, 2012|Handwoven|6 Comments

my treasurebamboo spaced warp scarvesmy favoritemixed warp scarf with bamboo weft/ M's and O's bamboo scarfrayon chenille with bamboo weft and  rosepath inlayRayon chenille shawl with bamboo weft and rosepath inlay I am recovered enough from my marathon weaving to feel a little sorry for my empty looms.  I probably won't remedy it tomorrow though; because [...]

29 07, 2012

Think cool

By |2016-10-25T16:52:24+00:00July 29th, 2012|Uncategorized|0 Comments

strawberry ice creamMolly trying to be patientshe thinks the ice cream maker needs to die Crostini with balsamic strawberries and ricotta./recipe hereshould have listened when she said she thought we had enoughquite the haulOne of our recent and many hot spells this summer inspired a trip to the strawberry patch and the making of strawberry [...]

14 06, 2012

2nd monday at my house

By |2016-10-25T16:52:24+00:00June 14th, 2012|2nd Monday, Handwoven|1 Comment

perfect porch weatherSusans weavingsmy table runner/linen warp, paper weftspaced warp table runners/ one with hemp weft, one with paper weftJoyces pursemany hands/old krokbragd textile of Kathy'slavender lemonade What a sweet day.  Perfect weather to enjoy with friends on the porch.  Lunch was simple salad fixins and some great lavender lemonade.  I was going the healthy route [...]

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