Monthly Archives: August 2013

Peppermint

Here is what I ended up doing with the beet dyed wool. I plied it with a natural wool to come up with Peppermint. It looks like a peppermint twist to me. It is still on the skeiner but will … Continue reading

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Juggling

Today (well more this weekend) has been my time to juggle the stuff in my life. I had a 5K race to run in on Saturday. My first real live sanctioned 5K. I was pretty happy with the fact that … Continue reading

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Experiments didn’t turn out half bad

I’m much happier with these results than the first time I tried dying fiber. The peach peeling juice resulted in a mostly grey wool but it has just a slight hint of pink to it. The beet dyed is different … Continue reading

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Experiments

This is a fleece I traded for. I’ve washed part of it. The part that would fit in my washer ended up being about a quarter of it. I have 2 of these. I’m really wishing for a better set … Continue reading

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A few musings and some big dreams.

Today was a good market day. As I was setting up I was thinking how nice it was to be able to participate in the adventure. I love the hustle and bustle as we all set up for market. This … Continue reading

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A funny sheep video

So I was perusing the NPR website, which I’m not sure I like their new layout or not yet, and I found this sheep video. It made me smile so I thought ya’ll might enjoy it too. Apparently there might … Continue reading

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A few random things

Busy week. I’m trying to catch up on my spinning and wooly balls from last weekend at market. This is a good thing but it does mean that other things get left to do later. I just got back from … Continue reading

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