Creativity · Fun · Memoir · Photos · travel · Yarn

Fall & Fiber in New England

After Bethany’s wedding in Boston earlier this month, Danny and I had a week to explore the area on our own before heading back to California. This was Danny’s first visit to New England, so in addition to some Boston history, food, and fun I made sure to include some of my old stamping grounds… Continue reading Fall & Fiber in New England

art · Creativity · dye · Fun · Photos · Spinning · Yarn

Back to My Beloved Dye Pots

Oof. It’s been a while since I’ve updated. Time to dive right back in, eh? As I mentioned in my previous post, I spent some time with my parents in Kansas after my granddaddy’s funeral for about a month. While I was there, I dedicated some time to helping my parents sell a few things around… Continue reading Back to My Beloved Dye Pots

Knitting · Photos · Yarn

Finished Project: Hortense Beaded Lace Shawl

After a bit of binge knitting this week I managed to complete Bethany’s wedding shawl! I started the shawl back in February, and I’ve been working on it a little at a time over the past few months. As mentioned in previous posts, the knitting pattern is called Hortense Beaded Lace Shawl and the designer… Continue reading Finished Project: Hortense Beaded Lace Shawl

Creativity · Felting · Fun · Photos

Feltastic Nuno Felting Workshop

I got some great shots from Saturday’s  nuno felting workshop with Jonatha (aka She Was No Ordinary Knitter) at Hand-Made Studio. There were four of us in the class, and I LOVE how daring and experimental folks were as we learned to “paint” dyed Merino fiber onto sheer silk fabric. We had a blast. Just… Continue reading Feltastic Nuno Felting Workshop