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Shepherd’s Harvest 2015 dyeing has begun

The house is redolent with the funky scent of wet wool and moist silk.  Yup!  The dyeing for Shepherd’s Harvest has begun. NEW THIS YEAR: hand dyed sock yarn Today was spent marking and hombre dyeing the new sock yarn. … Continue reading

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the Dark Star, the crazy quilt

Lately, for no reason I can fathom, except fun…I have been working on this crazy quilt, combining computerized machine embroidery, free form machine embroidery, hand embroidery, hand dyeing and various jew jaws and jimcracks.  It is 18 inches by 24 … Continue reading

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A new foray: dyeing commercial yarn

This is a test!  I purchased fingering weight yarn, appropriate for socks, in 4 oz put-ups from Ashland Bay.  they are lovely yarns.  I will have them for the first time at the Women’s Art Festival.  The Crystal Creek yarn … Continue reading

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Baubles and Beads

  I have always really like “eyeballs” in artyarn.  So, I went looking.  These are actually much more tame and certainly pretty.  Polka Dot felt bauables for your yarn or jewlery making. SHEPHERDS HARVEST FESTIVAL May 16th – 18th 2014 … Continue reading

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