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Flax day Friday!

Week 10 and 11

  

This is another double week post because last friday (week 10) I stayed at a friend’s house while they were out of town. 205 more words

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Flax Day Friday!

Week 7 and 8

  

Last Friday I went to Salida Colorado to attend the Colorado Metalsmithing Association conference. Last semester, the metals guild at CSU applied for a grant that would allow its members to attend this conference. 294 more words

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The Art of Gathering

There’s an art to gathering. A group dynamic with a set of unspoken rules we seem less accustomed to in this fast-paced, pixel-ated modern era. At yesterday’s Sheep to Market workshop, I felt a kind of settling into the satisfaction of togetherness – the interwoven fabric of conversation, inspiration, and education. 323 more words

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Flax day Friday!

Week 7:

This week I really took the time to get rid of all the weeds. Now that all the weeds are gone I can really see how patchy my flax field really is. 245 more words

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Shawl making with the Sheep Thrills

Shawl making with Sheep thrills

In case you haven’t guessed, I love making yarn from scratch. I also like working with my friends on projects and sharing my love of fiber art with the public. 632 more words

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Flax Day Friday!

Week 6:

 

We have now approached week six and the flax is not only looking like flax, but it also is 9” tall! The weeds are still a problem but now that the plants are established, weeding is easier. 213 more words

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Flax day Friday!

Flax Update: Week 5

We are now into week five and the weather here has turned Hot. There is still the occasional thunder storm that helps water the flax but my biggest competition has become the weeds. 141 more words

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