Tag Archives: Fiber Art

How to Create Rain. Try Solar Dyeing

I dyed up some new yarn for warp last night. Polwarth Silk that is ever so yummy. Dyed it Ruby Red with Greener Shades Dyes. This will be the warp yarn for one of the sweater coats I plan on… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Hot Temps, Wild Fires, Hot Temps…and did I say it was HOT!!!

WHEW!! HOT does not even really describe how it has been these last few weeks. I have barely been able to get it below 80 Degrees F in the Cabin even at night. Apparently our insulation is doing wonders even… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Foundation Herd of Llamas at Alba Ranch

We brought our foundation herd of female llamas home last night unexpectedly. We had been in an intensive training session with all four llamas on Sunday and when we went back over yesterday, they had learned so much during that… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Valentine Day Splendor Contest-deadline changed to February 6th

I am unveiling a new contest tonight as I just posted up the results to the Alba Ranch Celebration and 200 Facebook Fan Page Give Away.  Liz Beckwith is the winner.  Congratulations Liz!! The new contest is called Valentine Day… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Snow Days on Alba Ranch

Wow,Wow, Wow!! We got more snow in the last 24 hours that I recall getting even as a child. We have about 20+ inches on the ground. Now mind you, that is on top of the 12 inches that I… Continue reading ⟩⟩