As I packed for Wintercount, the forecast was for 85 degrees and sunny. My girls were freaking out because they both had outgrown all of their tanks from last year and we had last minute rummaging through boxes for tanks and shorts and warm weather clothes. My girls both HATE being hot. Me? I figured… Continue reading Wintercount 2018
I had several silk scarves left over from my dye class at Rabbitstick. The forecast was calling for our first frost so I decided to try my hand at eco dyeing. Eco Dyeing is a relatively new technique where cotton and silk and wool are dyed by placing fresh flowers and leaves on the fabric. … Continue reading Eco dyeing
This summer has gotten the best of me. While my Sister-in-law was here on her way west with my niece and nephew we left the kids and went into town to be touristy by ourselves and she asked me “Are you summers always this busy?” I tell you dear readers… I really wanted to say… Continue reading Odds and Ends
Recently I have gotten the bug to do some natural dyeing. In the past I have just not really felt the “dyeing” need that many of my fellow fiber artists do. I LOVE natural colors. However, I decided that this fall with all the white CVM I have been combing I should look into it.… Continue reading Rabbit Bush
I LOVE summer. My flowers are blooming, I get to hear the humming birds fighting over the rights to my feeder. My garden has gone INSANE. The tomato plants I was worried about are now almost as tall as the fence, and teaming with fruit. It it all turns we will have a pantry full.… Continue reading Summer
Really! How many weeks does one plant really need to pollinate? We are at over 4 weeks now. Juniper is still on top of the allergen forecast. I am done. On a happy note, I forgot to take my allergy meds this am… you are thinking why is this happy? It is happy because it… Continue reading Juniper season really needs to be over.
What has been happening? My homework was mailed… and has been graded and returned! My husband is happy to have his scarf back and has been showing it off proudly to his co workers. I got a fantastic grade. Why this always surprises me, I have no idea. I work hard on all my assignment.… Continue reading Randomness…