Rubber bands and rocks. Knit Spin Weave annual Christmas Party had a twist this year. I added an indigo Vat. There may have been a few cocktails had.. It was a lovely creative afternoon. I love that our little group is so diverse in age. Pauline regaled us with stories of her evacuation from London… Continue reading Indigo dyeing
Lady Joan of Wales The genealogy bug has bitten. I’ve basically replaced scrolling Facebook for hours to scrolling Ancestry. Sometimes with frustrating slowness. Every now and again, I hit a hint and following it, results in a trail of hints. Like a carpet unrolling back through the generations. I’m fortunate in that my ancestors have… Continue reading So who do I think I am?
Small business is hard. (Yep, I think that one is in every years list) You can’t pay a lease with yarn. (Or eat it) The goodness in people shines in a crisis. ( More are good than not) Boundaries are important. (Still learning this one) Customers are not friends. ( and this is perfectly ok)… Continue reading Top ten lessons of 2020
So many projects almost finished. Shell be right I’m so frustrated with myself. I have all these patterns almost ready to publish and for some reason just can’t bring myself to do the last 5% of the job! Noah’s promise What to do? I’ve tried taking myself away in Betsy just to work on them.… Continue reading Just finish something !
Last Friday I was excitingly planning an overnight camp with Heather, my youngest. Appila Springs We spent a lovely night under the bright stars and had a swim in a waterhole. I spent time weaving a basket and Heather was writing stories and drawing. Raffia basket Three days later we are in lock down. The… Continue reading What a difference a week can make.