I have been busy dying yarns. They are in the dye pot, on the drying rack, on the clothes tree, and in the tree branches. Yarn, yarn, yarn everywhere. here is just a few photos of some of it….. I have Boucle […]
I have been watching a fellow fiber artist now for a while. Nicole does amazing felt shawls and scarves. The other day she put up a shawl that she had “felted on a whim” the night before and my heart about stopped. OMG this was beyond stunning. I have been chatting back and forth with […]
The international organization, Zonta, has an annual fund raiser. This fundraiser is for their scholarship fun and local and international service projects. It is called the Artful Women’s Exhibition. An Art Show that has 3 categories. Drawing/Painting, Photography, 3D and Fiber. I have 3 pieces that will be in the Fiber category. We will be […]
I have over 60 new skeins of yarn for the online store. I did a massive dye project and hand painted 57 200 yd skeins in less than 24 hours. They were at the Salida Fiber Festival and are now going into the Alba Shop to get ready for the Holiday Shopping. Here is […]
The first ever Salida Fiber Art Festival is next weekend. September 8 and 9, 2012. I have to have all my things ready to put in the booth on Friday, September 7. My sister is coming in to Colorado Springs tomorrow night and it will be her first time in Colorado. She is also bringing […]
Lime Sparkle, hand spun art yarn plyed with 2 ply spider thin angora to make a lovely 3 ply with loads of texture. Art Yarn Spin-a-Long: Decade of Fashion Challenge 1940’s Glitz and Glamor! I bought both art batts from Neauveau Fiber Arts. I spun them up into a textured single and plyed it with […]
I have been adding all the Hand Painted Art Yarn Skeins to the shop over the last few days. I have had so much fun using the Greener Shades Dyes to get these glorious colors and it is good to know that they are gentle on the environment and myself. Hubby has dubbed me the […]
Seafoam was just added to the shop for sale. will be adding more each day now that photos are done and editing is finished. here is a shot of the seafoam colorway. I have 6 skeins that are 200 yds each, approximately 2 ounces each.