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Delicious Food That Can Help You Get Healthier

I have a friend that was on medication for high blood pressure and high cholesterol, she was a little overweight and worked to lose those extra pounds – not by some fad diet, but by following advice from Dietitian/Nutritionist Melanie Jatsek and now she is off the medication :) Now, this may not happen with everyone, but it’s still important to be the best you you can be. 837 more words


And Away We Go!

I am so thankful.  I am so thankful for the amazing weaving community for dealing with my crazy.  Theres a group called  4-shaft weaving on facebook and I asked SO many questions I think they must of thought I was a bit dense.   909 more words


Cactus based insulation

A research team from the University of Palermo developed rigid insulation panels made from Opuntia ficus-indica (the prickly pear). More information on the link below: 7 more words


Jonpaul Smith - Cincinnati, Ohio

Briefly describe the work you do. 

I consider my process to be one of gathering and disseminating information, rooted in the paper scraps and ephemera of our consumer culture.  1,084 more words

Mixed Media

So Many Colors!

What do you do when you don’t have a loom yet but you have a computer?   You make mockups!!  Using two programs, Random Stripe Generator online, and the Fiberworks demo, I was able to create some amazing things. 224 more words


Celebrating The Year of The Sheep!

I’m getting ready for the Second Annual Farm to Home Wool Festival at Valley Ford hosted by Ariana and Casey. Last year we had a blast. 91 more words


Fibers and Spirals

What can you catch?

     a few spirals, some colors, some rays of light.

What if your net is truly open?

     ideas, words, whispers of inspiration… 80 more words