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Hearts, hearts hearts, and a few more!


So here they are. All the test knitting I have been doing in the last little while that match up with the new pattern I’m testing out! I started with a single heart in a shawlette or bandana, and moved … Continue reading

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Linen Fibre Preparation


So much to do! I am building a flax break, and also a bunch of really dangerous ripplers (those nails)! I am also figuring out how to deal with around 120 lbs of flax. it smells quite strongly too… I … Continue reading

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Loads of Pictures! Starting with the Twist Festival in St Andre-Avellin, QC


I did not have a booth in the show (in any show!) this year, which meant I could finally attend the Twist Festival for the first time in four years. The line to enter fluctuated during the morning, we did … Continue reading

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Resolute in 2014


What a ride! The Grand Fibre Adventure continues! In the spring I will be dyeing again outdoors and adding acid dyeing alongside the procion dyeing this year. I love hemp AND I love cannabis. But they are two very different … Continue reading

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Woodstock Fleece Festival 2013


Thanks to everyone from the Woodstock Fleece Festival who helped out and came by this weekend. I had a great time meeting new people and reconnecting with folks I haven’t seen since I came to speak in the area last … Continue reading

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Creativ Festival


The Creativ Festival was a fabulous show again this weekend! Many many thanks to all the people who stopped by, and especially my girlfriend Sue, who came out to help on Friday. She took all these amazing pictures of the … Continue reading

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So Very Close


I am all (ok mostly) set up in the International Centre in Toronto Ontario and ready for the Creativ Festival this weekend. I forgot my banner and safety pins! I’ll bring that tomorrow. And pin up all sorts of samples … Continue reading

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