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Tomorrow is a big day!
Saturday, August 03, 2019      6 comments

It is the day all the non-functioning spinning/weaving equipment is picked up by Mr. Amazing, Incredible, OMG-How-Do-You-Know-How-To-Do-
That? spinning wheel repair guy. He is coming with his trailer and picking up 4 great wheels, 2 moving s... Read more
Finally! At Last! I thought I would never get there!!!
Tuesday, July 30, 2019      8 comments

That was what I was thinking as I started knitting the first line of pattern in my twisted stitch cowl. I took a class at my last conference, just to be sure I really understood. I did. But the class was badly taught. She picked a pattern that w... Read more
Almost snorted my coffee this morning!
Saturday, July 27, 2019      8 comments

That is all. Go about your day.... Read more
Sometimes you go backward
Thursday, July 25, 2019      3 comments

Messy bobbin and stick shuttle. Un-weaving on Tuesday because I could feel something was wrong but kept weaving because I could not figure it out. Then i... Read more
Today was a happening day at the village
Wednesday, July 17, 2019      7 comments

For DAYS the loom in the Mennonite Museum had been at a standstill at the end of one and not quite at the beginning of another rug. Today I made up my mind that, after I turned in the donation $$, I would spend whatever time it took to get the l... Read more
Started this last night and got sidetracked
Tuesday, July 16, 2019      5 comments

A week ago Monday - before I was inundated with family day at the museum I got the small loom set up for weaving at the state fair. It started here. ... Read more
Museum week is over
Saturday, July 13, 2019      4 comments

So I spent part of the day sleeping! It was a long week of events at the village, plus kids Monday, Wednesday, and Friday along with a bus load of adults on Friday. I spent days talking. Wednesday was a very long day. At the village by 8am and d... Read more
Put a hat on it!
Monday, July 08, 2019      5 comments

Dolores in all her splendiferousness! Now on to her next outfit - Nordic sweater with tam and leggings because sheep get cold you know! On... Read more
Dolores
Thursday, July 04, 2019      8 comments

Now that she has a face and all her hooves it is time to show her. Dolores Van Hoofen "the most ill-bred purebred sheep" in the history of the world. ... Read more
Spinning up bits
Wednesday, July 03, 2019      3 comments

A lot of conferences (especially the spinning ones) have bits of fiber in the goody bag you get at registration. I have been spinning up those bits over the past few weeks and I think I am down to only two more to go. Many of these I spin on sp... Read more
Another bit done yesterday
Tuesday, July 02, 2019      3 comments

It looks like a hot mess but it really is carefully planned. There are two ties that are marker ties and two ties that keep everything in order. I us... Read more
Ready to weave!!!
Monday, July 01, 2019      3 comments

I just need to fill some bobbins and away I will go! When I left the loom house this afternoon this was the set of the hemp valances. Still need t... Read more
At the loom house on Saturday.
Sunday, June 30, 2019      5 comments

Lots of people touring through. Plus there was a work crew that kept stepping in the loom house to cool off. Murderous heat/humidity but rain the day before set them back on their deadline to have all the work done. In spite of having to st... Read more
Ready!
Saturday, June 29, 2019      5 comments

Remember? Starting with the project bag. I had a bit of time to weave today. This is the new drawstring. ... Read more
Almost ready
Friday, June 28, 2019      4 comments

This was where I started. A project bag that was successful in some ways -- it stands up -- and not so successful in another -- the drawstring is too l... Read more

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