Tag Archives: basket weaving

Who Knew We Could Build A Loom?

We, Mike & I,  don’t build weaving looms or weaving accessories….we always buy them.  We’re not very good carpenters at our house, so we purchase things.  All that being said, we got inspired after we went to a yard sale … Continue reading

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It’s That Time Again – February 28 is World Rare Disease Day

You may remember my post from this time last year February 28 is World Rare Disease Day….our almost 3 year old grandson Liam has multiple rare medical conditions resulting from a craniopharyngioma brain tumor at the age of 16 months … Continue reading

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Weave, Weave, Weave!

From now on until Christmas the watch word around here is ‘Weave!’ Trying to make a few scarves in a Leno Lace pattern and some mug mats on Little PeeWee (Ashford 12″ Knitters loom). Maybe some dishtowels on Inga (19″ … Continue reading

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Bringing Ol’ Bessie Home

Took a road trip the other day up near Gig Harbor, Washington, two and a half hours away. It was a great day out. The sun was shining and the water of rivers and streams was smooth like glass every … Continue reading

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All The Art I Need

I can’t even think about doing art or cloth or stitching right now, not with the art of the universe growing all around me! Trees, birds singing, blue sky, stunning sunsets and flowers everywhere I look. Check out this flower. … Continue reading

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We All Need A Whimsy

I’ve been thinking about this little cat I’ve been piecing together for a while now. I have felt kind of bad for him with his paws just pinned there, stuck down with pins. At first I thought they were wings, … Continue reading

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The Mug Mat Bow

I took a time out from regular projects to make a little ‘mug mat’ (cloth coaster) for a friend. Her birthday gift, a framed copy of a photo my oldest son had taken of the well-known shipwreck on the North … Continue reading

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