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Sure Happy It's Thursday

or, as a coworker of mine used to call it, S.H. I. T. :-)

With A gone, this week has been somewhat different. It turns out I have only one cat, and that one only part-time.  392 more words

How I Spent My Day

Sick and Dyeing

Sorry for the radio silence, I have been hit with a crazy bad flu – sickest I’ve been in years.

I think I’m finally on the mend though, but alas there is very little to show for the time I was sick except for one dyeing experiment and the progress I’ve made on the lace shawl (which I am now naming ‘Sandy’ after my mom, because this is totally moms colour and mom loves shiny, feminine things). 81 more words

Knitting

Old Sturbridge Village, Massachusetts!

Even though Saturday for us was raining, damp, and very cloudy, special person and  I went for a ride.  I just couldn’t stand sitting and icing my aching ankle any longer!   189 more words

To Dye For

I have fallen down the rabbit hole.  What else can I learn?  What else can I make or create?  Dying….I must say its a natural progression when you become a spinner…right? 148 more words

Spinning

Dyeing Roving, a Quasi-Tutorial

One of the treats that I brought home from Pearl Fibre Arts was 3 bags of luxury, roving, for me to try my hand at dyeing roving myself. 642 more words

Spinning

A Good Dye Job

I’ve taken up dyeing my own wool for my projects. I don’t pretend to be super talented at this, but there is something satisfying about being in control over every step of your creative process, to complete your vision exactly as you imagine it. 75 more words

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