Uncle! As in throwing in the towel. Tapping out. Giving up. The Lessa Grafting Project is humanly possible, but not by this human at this point in time. I have enough challenges in other areas of my life that I can’t really enjoy this one. So, having plenty of yarn (amazing but true!), I’m going to keep knitting down to… Continue Reading Uncle. And two babies!
Ladies and gentlemen, may I have your attention please! The magician will now perform the famous trick of sawing the lady in half before your very eyes! And then, by her magic powers, the magician will reconnect the two halves of her victim assistant without harm, and will not even leave a scar! Yes, ladies and… Continue Reading The Magician’s Saw
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 Paua Shell Tank and Lessa. The only problem is that I haven’t quite finished Lessa! After a seasonal hibernation (heavy… Continue Reading 1 1/2 sleeves in 1 1/2 weeks
I despair of ever learning to say “No”. But although I do let myself in for more work that way, it usually more than balances out with fun! This time, it was volunteering to teach a 1-hour class at our local community college’s “Free College Class Day”. My eldest daughter told me they were looking for instructors, and since knitting… Continue Reading Cables on my mind