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Harry is spiffed up!
Saturday, February 27, 2021      11 comments

Friday evening, during a zoom, Harry received his bow tie. He now looks very formal and ready for any fashion situation! After spending all Friday in the hotel room by himself he promised to behave Saturday. This was good since I would be t... Read more
Harry Has a Road Trip
Thursday, February 25, 2021      11 comments

I am teaching this weekend at Esther & Co Mercantile in Newton, Iowa. My three class schedule dropped to one class but I decided to keep the hotel room and drove over anyway. Harry rode along. He went on a buying spree deciding he wanted so... Read more
Harry has hair!
Tuesday, February 23, 2021      10 comments

Harry now has hair and his beret is about half done. He needs his mouth and bowtie as the turtleneck is already finished. Zoom meetings are the best... Read more
So Close!
Monday, February 22, 2021      5 comments

I left my notes for this project at home so I could not finish it without knowing how I started it! Grrrr. Wednesday it will come off and I hope som... Read more
Filling the bobbin
Friday, February 19, 2021      9 comments

At the village today I finally got back to this wheel. It's been two weeks since I sat at this wheel. Got the smaller end filled to perfection but a... Read more
It's Alive!!!!
Sunday, February 14, 2021      11 comments

Last night Harry was just a little sack of twisted stitches. Today he has eyes! And a real body! ... Read more
Thursday, February 11, 2021      11 comments

One of the last times I was at my friend's shop she pulled out a sweater that a customer left asking if I could repair. One elbow was out, the other was a little thin and there was a chunk taken out of the hem. She pulled a wool blazer from a th... Read more
Let him do it!
Saturday, February 06, 2021      7 comments

Himself blowing snow this afternoon. I decided at single digits with wind chill at -9, I would let him deal by himself.... Read more
Spring masks
Wednesday, February 03, 2021      12 comments

...were going along really well until. This was the last mask that used the pale yellow thread for top stitching. See that little space without... Read more
Back to spinning at home
Sunday, January 31, 2021      10 comments

I have some lovely shiny, leicester long wool in a natural gray. In the bag it is all processed and ready to spin, with the exception of some chaff (a lot of chaff). ... Read more
Saturday, January 30, 2021      11 comments

At the half-way point of the shawl for Dolores. This seems a bit crazy for a figure that is 15" tall in her bunny slippers but I still keep going. O... Read more
Working the front desk at the village
Wednesday, January 27, 2021      6 comments

I knew I would have a lot of down time so I took my computer to play a movie and my e-spinner to spin a lot but not take up much space. First thing I did was change my mind of how to spin the wool. I went from a smooth to a texture. ... Read more
A bliz!
Tuesday, January 26, 2021      10 comments

This is the 16" pile up over the front door, right outside my computer room window. I think the trench I dig for the post person between our house a... Read more
Disappointed but not really
Monday, January 25, 2021      9 comments

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Working at the shop yesterday
Sunday, January 24, 2021      13 comments

Before I drove home I helped around my friend's shop. She received an order for 12 8-ounce balls of roving (spinners love this). Out came the scale and away I went. ... Read more

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