Local & Bespoke
Cochineal is another of the dyes I received from the Guild and used at the workshop a while back. In fact, there was a choice of cochineals. 260 more words
4 days, 17 hours
This week was Fair Week in The Valley, and for me that means demonstrating spinning sheep’s wool into yarn every evening!
I look forward to it every year! 13 more words
1 week, 4 days
Three cheers for dried madder root!
You may remember that I acquired some through the Guild. I set out by pouring boiling water over it twice, and draining off the resulting liquid. 278 more words
1 month, 1 week
I’m doing a craft fair next Sunday, 6th July at Victoria Baths, in Manchester, so I haven’t had chance to do any felting this week yet, so these two pieces are from a couple of weeks ago. 179 more words
1 month, 4 weeks