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Summer Knitting

A perfect summer day is when the sun is shining,
the breeze is blowing,
the birds are singing,
and the lawn mower is broken.

I spent the summer knitting other people’s designs (something I rarely do) and I enjoyed every minute of it. 255 more words


Dreambird Completed

Boredom is the dream bird that hatches the egg of experience.
A rustling in the leaves drives him away.

This is Dreambird, designed by Nadita and sold as a downloadable PDF on Revelry.com at this… 75 more words


Dacapo Jacket Complete

The whole difference between construction and
creation is exactly this:
that a thing constructed can only be loved
after it is constructed;
but a thing created is loved before it exists. 65 more words


Winter Class: Argyle Vest

Design is not just
what it looks like
and feels like.
Design is how it works.

Teaching classes is an asset for a knitting-pattern designer. At least it is for me. 257 more words


Crafty Living Show

As I get older, I just prefer to knit.

Lara Neel, writer and photographer for the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette, interviewed me several weeks ago for a podcast. 99 more words


Colorful Counterpane Pattern

I was the giant great and still    
That sits upon the pillow-hill,    
And sees before him, dale and plain,
The pleasant land of counterpane.

I’ve shown this counterpane on my blog before. 140 more words


Star-Spangled Banner Socks

Freedom has its life in the hearts, the actions, the spirit of men
and so it must be daily earned and refreshed
else like a flower cut from its life-giving roots,
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