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Wisteria Tail Spun Yarn

I’ve been wanting to spin this one up for about a week now.  I dyed the long Teeswater locks, and gosh, they were so gorgeous with their lilac tips and shiny green ends, where they were to meet with the green Corriedale that I was going to use as a single ply base for the tailspin. 87 more words

More spinning

This is from a Malabrigo top that I got a couple of weeks ago in a new craft shop in Mill Valley called Once Around… 107 more words


And then I spun some newspaper into yarn and knit a hedgehog.

Apparently, just because I could.  Some time ago I found this link and bookmarked it.  One day this week I went to Green UpGrader again and suddenly I just had to do it.  264 more words


Altered Rolodex Card Art Journal: Life Series

Products used: Unity Stamp Company Stamps, Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist, Susan Lenart Kazmer Mixed Media Supplies and Art Yarn from Hippie Chix Fiber Art.

Mixed Media

Spinning a tree

The yellows and the greens really reminded me of Laburnum trees – and I really wanted recreate the idea of the tree in yarn.  And make something with amazing texture.   60 more words

Back again!

It has been ages since I’ve been here.  I have been exploring the world of wool, and I’ve upgraded to the new Aura spinning wheel.  And now I can spin however I like.   75 more words

A Tea Party for the Girl with Salad for Hair

Welcome to my tea party! I finished this lovely little girl over the weekend, and my daughter told me she had hair like a salad. Not the inspiring feedback I was hoping for! 70 more words