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20 08, 2011

out and about in San Francisco

By |2016-10-25T16:52:27+00:00August 20th, 2011|Hand dyed, Photography|0 Comments

 On a recent family vacation to San Francisco, I goggled yarn shops while sitting in the airport and copied down the address for Artfibers.  It was actually a short distance from our hotel and with a banner like that how could I not follow my fiber nose.  It did mean tricking my kids into going [...]

17 03, 2011

Heavenly fiber mill

By |2016-10-25T16:52:28+00:00March 17th, 2011|Uncategorized|2 Comments

Alpaca blend yarn sold through Heavenly Fiber MillAmish loom with warping rackskeining and spinning machinesrug woven with upholstery selvages and gianormous warping spool rack behind loomColorways dyed here and sisal core/wool wrapped rug yarn---Darcy giving us a tour of the retail areaMerino wool before and after washing------------fleece washing machine that holds 9 lbs of wool For [...]

14 11, 2010

new handspun

By |2016-10-25T16:52:28+00:00November 14th, 2010|Handspun|0 Comments

My handspun Carmel Creme yarn was featured on this blog that I found interesting. Lots of great natural, eco friendly items.  Thanks Brenda for putting this post together.A Remark You Made: Playing Matchmaker Part II

19 05, 2008

Spring yarns a bloomin

By |2016-10-25T16:52:36+00:00May 19th, 2008|Handspun|0 Comments

I am not normally a pink person; but I find myself dyeing and spinning lots of luscious flower inspired pinks. Spring is in the air and I am definitely on a pink roll. This yarn has been added to the etsy site and is named Peony. I'm on a flower roll as this and other [...]

27 04, 2008

New items in the etsy shop

By |2016-10-25T16:52:36+00:00April 27th, 2008|Handspun|0 Comments

A little about etsy.comI have recently had the pleasure of joining this group of artisans, that are pulled together by etsy into a wonderfully varied and artfully displayed internet art and craft gallery, shopping and selling, experience. It is a great community of support, with many learning experiences available in everything from marketing, to photography [...]