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Art updates and whatnot

I haven’t had too much to say the past few weeks, but I have been busy art making and experimenting with new things. I did decide to go for the apprenticeship of sorts with Jane, the weaver, and our trial run for August just ended. 338 more words

Halloween

Reading Corner Thursday

Yes, it’s back. I admit that over the past few months the books I’d amassed to go through were mainly collecting dust and holding up various WIPs, but now that the yard work is slowing down a bit, or rather I’ve just given up on it, I’m back to sharing some of my favorite craft oriented books with one and all…or whoever reads my blog! 124 more words

General

Wool.

What does one do when they acquire an unscoured fleece almost straight off the sheep with no experience whatsoever on scouring, carding, or even spinning? 399 more words

Blog

September 1, 2015

Lots of good stuff coming out of the garden this week. We will re stock the stand Thursday or Friday, depends on how fast we work. 288 more words

Fiber Arts

August 2015 Yarnbox

Welcome to September! I was a little busy at the end of August, so there’s a bit of delay with this box post. No worries, because here we are. 68 more words

Crochet

Flower Shop Inferno

175 yards of chain plied bfl/firestar. Gorgeous gorgeous stuff! The colors are so wonderfully rich, as is typical for Dyeabolical yarns fiber.

I’ve got about 6 more dyeabolical bumps in my stash. 10 more words

Fiber Arts

Adventures in Dying Yarn with Edible Dyes

Some knitters and crocheters happily stitch away, making lovely things from their favorite store-bought yarns. The rest of us fall down the fiber rabbit hole. The later has been my fate. 386 more words

Hand Dyed Yarn