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Playing with Yarn......SEED STITCH Double Ring Cowl

The colours of this yarn enticed me. It has a nice sheen. I loved them all, but in the end selected 4. This is a yarn that was produced for those frilly scarves that have been so popular. 76 more words

Fibre Art

The Teacher is the Student, or Learning You Don't Understand

The Teacher is the Student, or Learning You Don’t Understand

I was following along pretty well, I got the key spoken words. That, coupled with the highlighted text on the screen and the body langauge, I could tell the principal was telling this class of new students about key school policies. 413 more words

Everybody Does It

Storm Clouds and Lightning

Just finished plying this lovely fluffy, slubby, sparkly wool in time for an August birthday. I think it’s quite reminiscent of recent weather! Storm clouds and dramatic flashes of lightning. 17 more words

Amazing Nature...not In My Garden

Treated like a Prince

Treated like a Prince

What happens when you reduce 200 liters of Ox-tail broth over a week until you’re down to 2 liters and then drizzle it over beef that spent 8 hours in an immersion cooker? 897 more words

Roving

Spun half of it.

I spun half of one of my favourite rovings, that I’ve been treasuring for years:

BFL handdyed by Passe-Partout.

I unfolded the roving and tore half of it into small strips which I plied onto itself. 164 more words

Spinning

Fiber Festival

I went to the Michigan Fiber Festival today. This was the first time I have been able to go to a fiber festival. Seeing all the booths and animals was so much fun. 121 more words

Knitting

Easy! Felted acorns!

These acorns were collected on the way home by Mo. They were intact at first. After keeping them for more than 2 years the acorns detached from their tops! 49 more words

Handmade DIY