WordPress tells me it’s been five months since my last post. October 8th 2012 to be exact. That seems a little excessive if you ask me. I mean, I’ve been doing crafty things since then, it can’t be that I haven’t posted at all in all these months, right? How eager I am for the… Continue reading Dusting Things Off
I wanted to quickly share my acquisitions from TWIST (yup, a third post about it, pretty impressive, huh?), I’m quite proud of the restraint I showed in light of all the lovely things available there. For starters, I’m especially pleased with the one tool I went home with, an Ashford drop spindle. This is the… Continue reading Twisty Acquisitions
Last weekend I was lucky enough to join a group of the equally fiber-obsessed on a road trip to Saint-Andre-Avellin, Quebec for the TWIST Fiber Festival. It was a deceptively small festival, with the likes of the Yarn Harlot herself holding some seminars and a satisfactory list of vendors. It also marked my… Continue reading Twist Fiber Festival
As promised in my last post, I returned to show off some more pictures from my spinning wheel trial. If I’m not mistaken, the charming little lady I was learning with is a double treadle Lendrum, and if I am mistaken, I’m sure someone out there will correct me. It was really wonderful to work with,… Continue reading And then the Wheel.
Since my last post I’ve been rather busy with my hobbies. Some drama in my personal life has also influenced me in finding a sort of meditation, if you will, in my crafts. I’ve been doing less art journaling (which saddens me) and having a lot of fun with fibery goodness (which makes me happy!).… Continue reading Spin On!