Tag Archives: Kansas State Fair

2010 State Fair results

Lessa did make it to the fair! I finished the sleeves and got it washed and blocked in plenty of time.  Okay, so it was just a teeny bit damp when I left the house, but it was dry by … Continue reading

Posted in Handspun, My Projects | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

1 1/2 sleeves in 1 1/2 weeks

The Kansas State Fair is nearly upon us once again… and after last year’s fun, of course I had to join in again!  I’ve entered three items: some handspun yarn in the weaving category, and two women’s garments – the … Continue reading

Posted in Handspun, My Projects | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Ithilien is finished!

It took a serious, concerted effort the last couple of weeks, but I did manage to finish my Ithilien Brocade Jacket just in time to check it in at our state fair. My eldest daughter kept telling me that I … Continue reading

Posted in My Projects | Tagged , , , , | 20 Comments

Foul weather on a Fair Day

When I woke up to the sound of rain on the roof, I tried to remember why I thought a spinning demonstration at the Kansas State Fair this particular day was a good idea… I packed up my wheel, wool, … Continue reading

Posted in Various Other Stuff | Tagged , , | 2 Comments