Tag Archives: spinning

My Felt in the Guild Exhibition

My  guild exhibition opened on Wednesday. we had a vernissage  Thursday evening. I can now show you the hat I have been working on for ages. First I had to make a prototype, modeled her by my son. It was how … Continue reading

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The Midwest Fiber and Folk Art Fair, August 1-3, 2014

by Guest Artist/Author Cathy Wycliff (Luvswool) We, Marilyn (Pandagirl) and I (Luvswool),  had never attended a “fiber fair,” so there were expectations and then the reality of the Fair.  We had planned for many months to attend the annual Fair … Continue reading

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Carp Fair Demo

This is the last Demo until spring. the carp Fair was celebrating its 150th anniversary this year. It was a beautiful weekend cool in the morning and hot by mid afternoon.  There were more people their than ever before. We … Continue reading

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A Busy Week and an Half

I went to a small sale the other weekend. It was at a small pioneer village. http://www.langpioneervillage.ca/ I demonstrated spinning with a drop spindle and sold 10 drop spindle kits. I think I could have sold 10 more if I … Continue reading

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Medieval Fair

This Last weekend was our local medieval fair. I share  a booth with a friend.  It was the hottest weekend of the year. That’s my friend Linda in the booth. I looked like this It’s the picture from last year but … Continue reading

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OHS Conference

Here are some more pictures from the Ontario Handweavers and Spinners Conference. It was a really nice venue with tons of good food and really nice rooms this is the courtyard where there where two magnolia trees in full bloom and … Continue reading

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Felt bird houses are coming along and a fun demo.

Slowly the bird houses are coming along. They are now decorated, wet down. They have been rubbed and rolled and stuffed into the tops of pantyhose. They are ready to full. With some luck that will be tomorrows job. Two days … Continue reading

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