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The Electric Eel Wheel

I’ve been meaning to post about this for ages, but life has been crazy ya know?

Anyway, this is going to be my review of the Electric Eel Wheel version 5.1. 593 more words

Dryer Ball Experiment

It was a lovely weekend here in Kansas and so I turned my 3 year tornado loose in the backyard to burn off all his little wonderful energy. 178 more words


F is for Felting

There are two ways to make felt.  Either by needle or the wet method.

To make a needle felted piece you need a background piece of fabric, a felting mat, a felting needle and your roving.  154 more words

Writing Prompts

March Roving

Jolie Suarez, Staff Writer

Junior Jolie Suarez is a staff writer for the 2017-2018 Colonel. While binge-watching The Vampire Diaries, she eats salt and vinegar chips, Twizzlers, Wendy’s, Sour Patch Kids, and drinks Olive Garden limontas. 15 more words

Money/No Money Options: Spinning!

I have been incredibly lucky to be exposed to people who are good at their chosen crafts.  I should edit that to read *generous* people.  I was taught to spin on a late summer afternoon by a kind woman and given a spindle plus a few ounces of fiber.  1,626 more words

Creativity Boost

Chub bag - end of season.

On Wednesday my bag referred to  as my ‘chub’ bag was finally laid to rest for a few months. It offers everything that I like about my angling, it’s lightweight, compact,  keeps me mobile and it can only fit the bare essentials, my angling  is lean, my approach is simple. 68 more words


Cloud mittens are done.

I finished them…finally! I started and finished so many little projects in the middle of knitting these it was crazy. For some reason, after the wool arrived I just didn’t have the energy to finish the project. 138 more words