I had an amazing time at the NY Sheep and Wool Festival (aka Rhinebeck), and at the Southeastern Animal Fiber Festival (aka SAFF) this year! Warning -- photo heavy post ahead!!! Rhinebeck was wonderful -- I stayed at a nearby rental house that was just perfect. Two good friends (and fellow teachers) Varian and Jolie… Continue reading Rhinebeck and SAFF 2022 Wrap Up!
I had a quick weekend trip to Rhinebeck in mid-October, and then I turned around for a long weekend getaway with friends to SAFF (Southeastern Animal Fiber Festival). We arrived at our rental house on Wednesday, and had a relaxing few days together! The house we rented was on a steep, one-lane mountain road -… Continue reading SAFF 2021 Recap!
Hi everyone!! I've had a very busy couple of months! October was Rhinebeck (NY Sheep and Wool) - a "just for fun" trip, and then SAFF (Southeastern Animal Fiber Festival) - also "just for fun". And then in November was the TKGA Retreat in Portland, Oregon (I was one of two teachers at the retreat,… Continue reading Rhinebeck 2021 Recap!
Warning: Long post with lots of pictures ahead!! My first Rhinebeck experience was AMAZING. If I had to describe it in just one word I would use the word "Community". As much as the sights, sounds, food, yarn, and everything else was wonderful, it was the PEOPLE who made my Rhinebeck phenomenal. So many lovely… Continue reading My first Rhinebeck!
But before I get to the recap, did you see the newest issue of Cast On magazine? I have a pattern in this issue, plus an article! Introducing my Up and Down Cable Socks: These are worked in The Fibre Studio at Yarns to Dye For 'Studio Sox'. Color Silver Lining. Worked cuff-down, and written… Continue reading Unwind Getaway Recap
Hi all! Well, I should have known that I wouldn't post during the Fiber Festival - but I always have high hopes that I'll get a minute or two to post from the road. Oh well. But I'll post a recap now... I flew into Dallas Fort Worth on Wednesday (4/3) - and had a… Continue reading DFW FF 2019 Recap
Hi everyone! How is your February going so far? I figured I should show you some photos from the Kanuga Knitting and Quilting retreat. It's only been almost a month since then, lol! I did take some photos though - go me for remembering to do that! I had such fun at Kanuga! My students… Continue reading Kanuga Recap
Hi all! I know I promised to try to post during Unwind, but I got so wrapped up in everything that I forgot to! I just need to stop promising to post in the middle of events and then if I ever do you'll be pleasantly surprised. lol! Anyway, I had a fantastic time! I… Continue reading Unwind Getaway Recap
Hi all! I know I promised you a blog post or two while I was in Dallas, but I got so caught up in everything that I totally forgot to post! I'm sorry! But I'll do a nice big recap post here today for you. Once I had my nails done and my stitch markers… Continue reading DFW FF Recap
The TKGA conference this year was phenomenal! And not just because I got my pin there (although that will always make it special for me), but it was really so well run and it was even better than the two conferences I've been to before (not that those weren't good too - they just keep… Continue reading TKGA 2014 Conference wrap-up: with Photos!