Category Archives: Knitting

Pleasure trumps exhaustion.

Woke up today to a post from one of my sisters who had seen facebook photos of my weaving class at Super Cool Summer School in Kentfield. Hope the link lets you see the smiling faces of  seven brand new … Continue reading

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Another world

A quick post to convince myself I’m still a blogger. Just got back from a medical volunteer stint in Nicaragua. Stayed in an incredible place on the beach where they combine running a surf camp with a non-profit that works … Continue reading

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Crayon Box

For the past two months my friend Streetcolor has had a crayon box of felted pillars (and trees) decorating the town of Mendocino CA.  I’m glad we went up to see it.  A tourist town in summer packed with cars … Continue reading

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How I spent my summer vacation

It is well established that The Good Weaver and The Good Knitter plan their projects completely, do sampling to check their plans, actually follow their plans and then write up their notes and file them away with their samples. Sadly … Continue reading

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Adelante y Arriba

It was another case of yarn lust.  I was in a store where they hand dye all their specialty yarns and the brilliant silk sheen made me pick up a cone of blue yarn.  I decided a lace blouse would … Continue reading

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Thrums Hat

When guild members were asked to donate “something from nothing” for a raffle, I was prepared. The Conference of Northern California Handweavers http://www.cnch.org/conferences/cnch2014/ has an annual conference and CNCH 2014 will be at the Oakland Convention Center April 25-27, 2014. … Continue reading

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