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Fall has arrived
Thursday, October 11, 2018      5 comments

This is what I saw out the east window of the loom house. That curve on the left side is the edge of a great wheel. I shot the photo through the spokes... Read more
Digging out the old stuff
Tuesday, October 09, 2018      3 comments

Started a new spin last night watching the R&H Cinderella with Lesley Ann Warren. I am trying to spin things I purchased years ago for "when I got g... Read more
Spin-In Today
Saturday, October 06, 2018      2 comments

This is only half the group. My other picture seems to be ... Read more
Beautiful Red
Friday, October 05, 2018      4 comments

Yesterday, spinning with friends, I finished the third spool of red. I mean it was on my spindle and I wound it on the spool when I got home. Then l... Read more
Here we go again-plying!
Wednesday, October 03, 2018      1 comments

As my mother would say "You really went to town!" Knitters met from 1-3pm. When I got home from knitters I popped a movie in the player and finish... Read more
The last two days - cleaning up
Tuesday, October 02, 2018      2 comments

I have spent the last two days cleaning up from the Festival. Monday was vacuuming out the loom house as well as spinning and weaving. Today I took my steamer to the floor. Friday was rain so everything was tracked in. Saturday was not rain but ... Read more
Flax to Linen
Saturday, September 29, 2018      6 comments

I just barely made it getting my display set up and everything labeled. So much I wanted to do and not a lot of time that I made to get it done. I could have started a month ago. The ideas were rolling around, fermenting but not everything had f... Read more
Monday, September 24, 2018      8 comments

I have had this lovely machine for over a year: . I played with it a couple of times but never really used it because I felt I did not deserve it. I know,... Read more
Plying Fool
Sunday, September 23, 2018      2 comments

I spent Friday and Saturday getting things plyed up so I can count them done!! First there was a bit of shetland that I plyed with topstitching thread for blue jeans. ... Read more
Got my entire list done!
Friday, September 21, 2018      5 comments

Thursday at the village I had four items to deal with: 1. thread and start weaving a band on the inkle loom. Bam! 2. get the great wheel lined up and pe... Read more
Swine Cat looking very cute
Wednesday, September 19, 2018      5 comments

There is this one. Or this one. And the unbelievable one!... Read more
Hooked Rugs at Wisconsin
Tuesday, September 18, 2018      3 comments

Wisconsin Sheep & Wool had an exhibit of hooked rugs. Many were of sheep but this one caught my eye: . The piece was beautifully done but adding the but... Read more
Talking about spinning
Sunday, September 16, 2018      3 comments

This was my little table at an event on Saturday where I presented a program on spinning. I demonstrated carding wool, combing wool and spinning on a s... Read more
Wisconsin Sheep and Wool
Monday, September 10, 2018      3 comments

This was a new event for me. Falling near the beginning of September which meant the beginning of the semester it was never a good time for me to be gone from work, when I was working. But this year Dearly Beloved and I planned to go up for two ... Read more
Not my colors but yes to the fibers!
Wednesday, September 05, 2018      2 comments

This is some Polwarth and Silk I purchased at Convergence in July. I needed something completely different to work on at home. Having a bit of a proble... Read more

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