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The Mother of the Bride

I had to admit, at some point I felt a little panic during the production of this dress (just a little). I tend to think about too many “what if’s” and I have to remind myself that I will be fine. 251 more words


The Pisher Paradox

I always enjoy fiber art related gatherings, yet I also get annoyed. I came up with a name for that which has long annoyed me: … 737 more words


Melis Agabigum - Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Briefly describe the work you do.

I make small and large scale sculptural objects that can function on and off the body. Many of the pieces I make, fall into the category of wearables/jewelry, but because of their sculptural aspects, I consider them to function as intimate installation art that can interact with the human body on some level. 1,591 more words

Picking Your Yarn

First, I want to say that there is no right or wrong yarn choice. It is mostly about personal preference.

There are several things that I personally consider when I’m choosing a yarn. 518 more words

Arts And Crafts

It Must Be June: Black Sheep Gathering

Once again, Eugene, Oregon welcomes the annual Black Sheep Gathering (June 19-21)!  This year it boasts:  a 3,000 square foot Spinner’s Circle, a wool & mohair show/sale, goats and goat show ring, alpacas and alpaca show ring, sheep show and show ring, sheep-to-shawl and demos, a huge fiber arts vendor display and a plethora of workshops. 399 more words