Tag Archives: wool

Gratitude

I imagine that all crafters, nay all people, feel like this. The world is so interesting and I just can’t help but trying and liking new things. So, I’m a knitter and a spinner and I like to make jam. … Continue reading

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Roving Database

Last Fall, or perhaps that Fall before, I took Felicia Lo’s class on Craftsy on spinning. It was delightful and I learned a lot about technique and spinning with color. Since then, I’ve been thinking a lot about how to … Continue reading

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Gratuitous Wool Photos

To start off we have these lovely singles (a single thread or ply, if you will.)  They’ve both been in my wool stash for way too long (and the purple and green one has been on the bobbin since last … Continue reading

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Accidental Hiatus…and why I craft

I haven’t knit a stitch in more than a month. Now, this is pretty unusual for me. Knitting is very relaxing and centering for me (and for many people. It used to help rehabilitate prisoners and many people have written … Continue reading

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Glass Bowl Series #45

Wool from Llady Llama. This is going to be such a lovely heathered yarn when it’s done, don’t you think? by

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Glass Bowl Series Number # 42

This lovely bit of wool is destined to be plied with the purple and green for The previous photo of the series. I bought it at the Hemlock Fiber Festival. This lovely bit of reasonably priced wool kept static clinging … Continue reading

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Glass Bowl Series #41

This was the last thing I started spinning for Tour de Fleece. I can’t remember its composition but I’m sure it is partially wool. (I also can’t quite remember where it is from. It may be from The Critter Ranch.) … Continue reading

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Glass Bowl Series #40

This amazing grey is Navajo-plied Shetland wool from Whispering Pines. I love this color so much. by

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Glass Bowl #33

Cooper helps decide what to do with this llama. by

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Glass Bowl #32

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