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She creates works that are somewhere in between street art, pottery, painting, sculpture and jewelery. She would like to make positive art and to deal with positive emotions. 101 more words


Long time spinning

Over a year ago, I’m not sure when, I finally raided the wool stash for some smelly, matted so-called clean Jacob that I’d bought many a… 143 more words

Woolfest 2016

After waking up on Friday to the news that the UK had voted to leave the EU – having two days of Woolfest 301 more words
Jem Weston

Woolfest purchases

I must be honest with you dear friends! I was very restrained over the number of purchases that I made on my recent trip to Woolfest 2016 in Cockermouth. 151 more words

Steve Sheep

Shuggie Sheep first shot to fame at Yarndale in Sept last year. He’s a squishy, cuddly sheep and the lovely people of Yarndale couldn’t resist him! 122 more words


The Week That Was - Woolfest, Socks and More Socks

What a week it has been. I have been exhausted, grumpy, cold, wet, happy, excited,¬†productive… it’s been a tough one!

As I was browsing the forums on Ravelry, I came across a group which advertises all of the KALs/CALs that are happening (Knit Alongs/Crochet Alongs for those uninitiated). 645 more words


Things are progressing

Pleased to say Clive is progressing well (touch wood) with his recovery from his hip operation.Not using any crutches or sticks at all now.It made such a difference the surgeon doing the operation in a different way to the way his left hip was done (no thigh muscle cut this time) and he also managed to balance up the length of each leg better so now they are more or less same length. 581 more words