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Warping for blankets

I have started warping for blankets, using some reds and other colours. I recently wove rugs as requested. They are cotton rags and turned out very well. I am trying to use up supplies and it is slow going still. I have some help sorting out supplies and that has been useful. Hence the red […]

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Studio Open September 22nd

The studio will be open from 10 am to 4 pm on Saturday September 22nd. There will be products available for sale, as well as demonstrations as people request. The studio is located at 2087 Park Street, Rossland BC. For further information phone 250-362-5701, or email We hope to have more information of what […]

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Just a Quick Update

We are in the process of setting the site up on a new server, and will be doing sales through the site. Right now just wanted to say a few words that things are in a bit of flux, but should be getting more stable by the end of June.

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Busy fall activities

We just had a craft exhibition at our local gallery for almost 2 weeks. I had a couple of handwoven blankets on display and was really impressed with the displays. A call had gone out to crafts people to submit items and the response finally became better. What was displayed was a lot of textiles, […]

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Busy making soap

I have been very busy making soap for the holiday trade and also to get ahead as my shelves have been looking quite bare. I have made 12 batches in the past couple of weeks. I am happy with them and they will be available for sale in a few short weeks. I plan a […]

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Been away need to do some work

I have been away for some dental work and a bit of relaxation.  We went to two hot pools which we really enjoyed.  Several book stores beckoned to which we succumbed and bought lots of books. One I bought was The Ocean at the end of the Lane by Neil Gaiman and it took a […]

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Spinning at work

I was working in the Artisan where I am a member but had time to spin. I had brought some merino/silk/cashmere from my stash and had a great time spinning it. It is 100 gm and I only have a few grams to go. I think I will spin up some silk to ply with […]

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Fibre Week and Floods

I was lucky enough to go to Fibre Week and the HWSDA  conference at Olds from June 20 to June 26 and had trouble getting there and back because of the Calgary and Alberta floods. It took a lot longer to get to Olds than it usually does and also longer to get home than […]

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Hello, again from the beginning

I have been offline for quite awhile due to an administration problem.  I hope to get back into the blog format and to be visible often. Life continues to be busy and I am preparing for a trip to Olds, Alberta for Fibre Week and a twill workshop with Jane Stafford. I am excited to […]

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