Another Teapot Cozy, just as crazy as the last one.

Another Teapot Cozy, just as crazy as the last one.

April 10, 2016

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Crazy Teapot Cozy

April 10, 2015

I have this yarn. It's a crazy Manos yarn called Florcitas. It has little felted bits, like flowers, tied to it at intervals. It's a super thick, chunky single ply yarn. It's lovely.

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Why didn't anyone tell me about spinning??

April 23, 2013

I know, I know, before you even read another word you are saying "I did, I DID tell you that spinning was fun and relaxing!" Okay yes, you did tell me that.

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Fall in love

October 26, 2012

I've been falling in love this fall. With lots of places, people and things. We went to Penticton for the fibre fest over the Thanksgiving weekend.

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Felting tips

October 22, 2012 1 Comment

Be aware that not all breeds of wool felt and generally the finer the wool the faster it will felt. For colour choice in small projects, try our Felt Packs in Merino or Corriedale.

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Spinning a Painter's Palette

October 22, 2012

In the same way as the colours of paint available to an artist are merely the starting point for the creation, separate colours of wool offer infinite colour possibilities.

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It's not just about knitting and fibre...

February 18, 2012

Lots of rain here today. Really. Lots. Of rain. I did not attend the festival today; no classes for me. Instead John and I decided to do some errands and see some (wet) sights.

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Fibre Friday in Tacoma

February 17, 2012

Fibre Friday in Tacoma - Madrona Fibre Arts Festival continues....

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The Night After the First Day

February 16, 2012

First Day at Madrona Fibre Arts Festival Complete!

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Caring for Your Knits Over the Summer

May 28, 2011

Learn how to care for your cool weather hand knits so they are fresh for the crisp fall air.

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