Tag: Alba Ranch

Art Yarn Collection

I have been spinning and spinning art yarn on my new Ashford JUMBO Espinner since January. I wanted to create an Art Yarn Collection of colorways I dye myself and can duplicate close enough for mutiple skeins to work together while still keeping each skein its own unique self. I have been enjoying using the…

By Melisa August 21, 2019 0

Chloe, my heart

May 26, 2004 – August 2, 2019 I lost my darling Chloe today. I have dreaded this day for years. She was born deaf in Scotland in a litter of 8 pups. I did not figure out that she was deaf though until she was nearly 7 weeks old. I trained her with sign language…

By Melisa August 2, 2019 0

Spring time…….

What I was spinning last night is now skeined off into 6 skeins getting ready to wash and set the twist. Snapped a couple of quick pics. Help me name the new yarn. What to call it? Spring Flowers. Spring Blossoms, Spring Bouquet. Comment below which one? Update: Spring Bouquet won the name!

By Melisa May 26, 2019 0

A birthday surprise….

My birthday was a bit of a surprise and shock. My entire goat herd except one bred late, all kidded in less than a 24 hour period. AND IT SNOWED 8 INCHES!! So all babies had to come into the house to save their lives, this broke the bond with their moms and I had…

By Melisa April 13, 2019 0