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Hand-Spun Scarf

For years I have been fascinated by looms and weaving. It satisfies two aspects of my thinking, creative and mathematical.

After reading an essay about why some jobs can be dissatisfying, I decided to take a weaving class. 647 more words


Shimano Sienna FE Spinning Reel (1000) - $21.59

Check out the great price on this popular Ice Fishing Reel over at Academy Sports. The Shimano Sienna FE 1000 size would be great year round as an Ice Reel or Open Water Ultra Light Reel. 175 more words

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Show and tell

A warm thank you to Maria for bringing a belated birthday cake which was a beautiful Black Forest, which we all enjoyed very much, also thanks to Wendy, Marina & Jan for also supplying cakes for us to enjoy. 155 more words


Spinning Color

In many things I learn more when things don’t go well.  This is the case with my latest spinning project.  A little background first:  I’ve frequently spun mud-colored yarns from multi-colored roving.  279 more words


Everything I do lately makes me feel dizzy. Part of me wants to play it off as “oh, it’s just that end of semester rush” but another part of me just wants to throw up. 116 more words

Grand Plans

I find that sometimes I get grand plans. On Tuesday.

And I don’t want to tell anyone them until I check if they are dumb or even feasible with our T. 131 more words