Come Join me at the Chicago Flower and Garden Show for Women’s Journeys in Fiber

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Our umbrellas will be on display.  I will be there along with my friend Bobbie tomorrow, Saturday March 11 from 11:00am-8:00pm.  I hope to see you there. … [Read more...]

Come to the Fine Art of Fiber!

Chicago Botanic Garden

Come to the Fine Art of Fiber and Women's Journeys in Fiber at the Chicago Botanic Garden.  Tomorrow's the last day to take advantage of the beautiful scenery at the Garden, and come to see the show.  I have one thing in the main show, a mask in the Women's Journey show, … [Read more...]

Renegade Craft Fair

Franke Machine Garden near the Renegade Craft Fair

For the Chicago folks, looking for a really refreshing show, there's still time to go to the Renegade Craft Fair.  Rick and I went today, and it was really fun.  I ran into several people I knew including Sara McIntosh from the Chicago School of Shoemaking who showed me … [Read more...]

Indie Socks by Chrissy Gardiner

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I really love making socks.  I am usually hooked on the top to bottom ones for some reason.  When I really need to relax, I tell Rick my husband that I need to do some therapeutic knitting.  That  usually amounts to a simple top down pair of socks with a 1x1, or 2x2 … [Read more...]

WJIF at Anderson Center

View from Anderson Center, Kenosha, Wi

Rick, my husband and I took a drive yesterday up to the Anderson Center in Kenosha Wisconsin to see the the Woman's Journey's exhibit which included Blooming Botanicals: A Fiber Artist's Garden, Purse-n-alities, Robes: Reveal/Conceal, and Footwear: Women's Stories.  The … [Read more...]