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Jicama: looks like a potato but has more fiber

Pachyrhizus erosus, better known as Jicama, native to Mexico, is the small tuber of a climbing plant, a species belonging to the legume family… 119 more words

Curiosity

Screen Printed Fabric

Here are a few of the fabric pieces that got screen printed at our Screen Printing Party last week. Most of them are mine but one is Sally’s as she left it at my house accidentally. 267 more words

Surface Design

Art Review: Huge impact, tiny exquisite art

Art Review by Steven Litt

Cleveland’s admirable Sculpture Center, which champions local and regional artists, has also expanded its artistic reach beyond Northeast Ohio in recent years. 510 more words

Art Reviews

October : Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Hi there,

Let’s say, it’s not a very nice subject to talk about, but definitely very important.

Do you know what’s Breast Cancer?

The term “breast cancer” refers to a malignant tumour that has developed from cells in the breast. 707 more words

Health

Spinzilla Results!

5,212 Spinzilla yards, 16 ounces and 72 hours.  Phew.  It may take me a week to catch back up on sleep. Note: Spinzilla counts yardage a little different than most of us do when we’re spinning.  579 more words

Fiberarts

Thoughts on I Love Yarn Day

I didn’t mean to miss yesterday’s post.  I just had a lot going on at work.  And I was getting more literal rejections from jobs I’ve applied for.   290 more words

Knitting