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Purple Hat
Wednesday, November 28, 2018      4 comments

Almost half-way but the KAL is over and done. I could not get my head around the stitches until this past week. I hate it when I get a brain-fart ov... Read more
Sir Rust-a-Lot
Tuesday, November 27, 2018      3 comments

He looks very fierce-some but is climbed on by kids mos... Read more
My home away from loom house home
Wednesday, November 21, 2018      5 comments

During the winter I set up in the main building for spinning and weaving. I bring out two wheels and the small loom and set up in a corner right inside a wall of windows facing east. Really good light. Today it looked like this: ... Read more
Spinners tonight
Tuesday, November 20, 2018      4 comments

Tonight was our monthly spinners meeting that several of us arrive early to (sometimes as much as three hours early) so we have extra time to spin. That got a lot done for me - finished two ounces of this lovely stuff ... Read more
End one and start another
Thursday, November 15, 2018      4 comments

Yesterday I cleared off one loom and today I started threading and setting up another; the little loom that I weave on during the winter in the main building. ... Read more
Baby It's cold inside!!
Wednesday, November 14, 2018      5 comments

Worked at the village today, some in the main building (getting a new fiber started) as well as working in the loom house (clearing off a loom) ... Read more
"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

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