Monthly Archives: September 2010

Picture Perfect – Not!!

I am not a photographer!  I just love to take pictures and a digital camera allows me to indulge myself in taking as many pictures as I want, without major cost and then picking and choosing the best ones!  Or … Continue reading

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Trials And Tribulations

Knitting for a purpose is sometimes fraught with trials and tribulations.  The purpose can get lost in the joy of creation and something unintended can happen.  This is what is happening with my samplers for the Mad About Ewe Retreat … Continue reading

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Granny’s Hap Shawl

Both of my Grandmother’s knit.  One was from Scotland, and the other was from Ireland.  They both knit and crocheted and were always busy with their hands.  I think that I inherited my love of the craft from them.   … Continue reading

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Connecting Past to Present

Let me tell  you a story. In 1981 Jeanie Downie discovered that she was going to be a grandmother, being a knitter she wanted to knit something special for her grandchild and started to look around to see her options.  … Continue reading

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More New!

The link below will take you to a picture taken by a friend at the Fashion Show last night at the Fibre Arts Showcase http://vancouverislandfibrearts.com/  .  It is a photo of the Torchon Lace Caplet.  It was hand knit with beads and then handpainted … Continue reading

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Venturing into New Territory!

I’m going to try to create this journal to keep track of ideas and events in life.

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