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"Winter is coming" It's here!
Friday, November 09, 2018      6 comments

This was my view this morning when I got the paper. Not doing a whole lot of melting but at least the roads and sidewalks are mostly clear. Not really... Read more
A spinning we will go
Thursday, November 08, 2018      2 comments

Once a month a small group of friends get together to spin. Today I finished one 2 oz bump of fiber on a bobbin and started a slightly different 2 oz bump. They will be plyed together and I hope I have enough for a small shawl. If not, on to p... Read more
Cat and Yarn
Tuesday, November 06, 2018      4 comments

Scout crawled into the blanket after it was tossed to the floor. He was cold. He had been nicely ensconced on the stomach of the living heater (Dearly B... Read more
So much going on!
Thursday, November 01, 2018      5 comments

Tonight I finished the spinning and plying of the Beggar's Night spinning. Ta Da: . Today at the village I finished spinning (single-ply) some fibe... Read more
Spinning while waiting for the Beggar's Night kids
Wednesday, October 31, 2018      3 comments

Dearly Beloved kept the fire going and I spun all evening. I started at 5pm and we closed down a little after 8pm. A little before 7pm I found I had... Read more
Wild Spinning
Wednesday, October 31, 2018      5 comments

Last week and again today I took a wheel outside to spin. I sit where people on the road beside the village can see me but I am also sitting in the sun (or today in the cloudy). It was fun and today it was actually warmer outside than it was ins... Read more
Alpaca show yesterday
Sunday, October 28, 2018      3 comments

Yesterday's car knitting post was a road trip to see this: and ... Read more
Car knitting
Saturday, October 27, 2018      3 comments

This is not a good photo color wise but the best I could do with the sun and my phone. I felt like I got so much done with 3 hours of car knitting - 2 on the way and 1 hour on the way home. ... Read more
Rug # 3
Thursday, October 25, 2018      1 comments

I think I am in trouble. The plan was for five rugs about 60" long, after washing the first time. Planning rugs by colors of my handspun made for rugs has resulted in Rug #1 being 54" long and Rug #2 ending at 42.5". After planning my color choi... Read more
Yippee Skippee! Knots!!
Wednesday, October 24, 2018      0 comments

Today is the first of the happy days. The knots appeared on both looms in the loom house! ... Read more
Pressing on with weaving and spinning
Tuesday, October 23, 2018      3 comments

On November 1 the village goes to winter hours - 11am-3pm, rather than 10am-5pm. It also means that the loom house closes until 1 April. I have four items that I hope to finish and next week will tell. I am working to fill this bobbin before the... Read more
Halloween to the MAX
Sunday, October 21, 2018      1 comments

Driving around the town Friday afternoon we found this house. Too crazy!! ... Read more
Meeting with Friends!
Sunday, October 21, 2018      7 comments

Found them on the street! Not really. They were made by friends for Scarecrow time. All up and down the main drag were scarecrows. It was really fun. ... Read more
Fabulous Day!
Thursday, October 18, 2018      5 comments

This and this greeted me today at the village. The tree is on... Read more
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

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