My dear daughter and I are back from another wonderful weekend at Green Camel in Tyler, MN. Both of use enjoyed it immensely! We didn't want to leave early Sunday, but we had 2 skits to be in in our church's variety show that afternoon. She was a needle felting maniac! Two dragons and a … Continue reading Green Camel 2017 Overview
Finished my daughter’s hand dyed socks just in time for Green Camel Gathering! She was asking about them as I worked on them and really wanted them done for the event. Just before bed I tucked in the end thread. Whew! What's the closest to a deadline that you've completed a project?
Green Camel Gathering is this coming weekend. My daughter and I are counting down the days to one of our two favorite fiber arts events. The Camel is such a fun and relaxing weekend to craft and catch up with friends that it brings us back every year. Since I'll be gone, obviously, I can't … Continue reading Green Camel and Shipping Update
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Shop Update This week's shop update is nalbinding needles in acrylic and birch laminate. Check these and other needles, yarn, completed items, patterns, and felted items (by my daughter) in my Etsy Shop. News In other news, this week has been a tough one as I support a friend who lost a parent. On the … Continue reading Shop Update 2/24/2017 and News
Hey All! I'm so excited to be back and have the shop open! (*waving hi to everyone*) Thank you so much for your patience while my family worked our way through a big job transition. The new wood needles look like dymond wood (which is no longer made), but are a lovely colored layer birch … Continue reading Shy Red Fox’s Grand Re-Opening Sale!
Well, I've been wanting to re-open the shop for a good long while now, but I'm finally to the point where I can VERY soon! Thank you all for being so patient while my family and I dealt with the insanity of my hubby's old job (aka me being a 'single parent' while he worked … Continue reading The Shy Red Fox shop will re-open soon!
Nalbinding Advent Calendar for 2016 is hosted my Maria Lind Heel. Thanks everyone for all your hard work! All the nalbinding patterns are just darling! Patterns I contributed this year are: the Candy Cane and Christmas Lights
Woot! I’ll be starting to spin very soon! (Go team Spin-Off! Best of spinning to all spinners!)
Instead of my regular TipTuesday post, I thought I’d share a few ways I’ve been playing with 2 colors of yarn and stitch structure using the Oslo stitch.In knitting we can carry another color of yarn behind our stitches and insert it as a different colored stitch. After completing a 2 color knitted hat with … Continue reading Playing with Color and Structure – Oslo Stitch