On the Needles was conceived by Judy L as a way to share and motivate each other to find time to knit. Especially during those summer months when everything outdoor seems to take up so much of daily life. Having the garden this year and now the chickens, I could fully understand the need for … Continue reading On the Needles — June 9, 2012
Most Fridays I take the day off from work. I've done this for several years now, and have no intention of stopping the weekly treat unless life forces me to. Today was not a "forced to stop" day, so I enjoyed it. After a trip into town, and a little more info on why my … Continue reading It’s my day off!
Slowly I've been processing some fiber in preparation for spinning. Earlier this spring I purchased some unwashed Merino locks from Janet at Catawampus Farms and under the guidance of some friends washed and dried them. Although at the time I was CONVINCED I had felted them in the washing process, Susan reminded me I've got … Continue reading A little hand carding