Idrija Lace necklace is off the pillow

Idrija Lace Necklace

I managed to get the lace necklace I've been working on off my pillow.  I was getting ready to go to Ithaca for their lace weekend, and so, went ahead with the last few stitches and ending.  I can't believe it though- my intention was to put the closure on to show off at … [Read more...]

Women’s Journeys in Fiber

My shoes at the Botanic Garden Fine Art of Fiber Show, November 2012

Last week we opened our first exhibit of shoes for Women's Journeys in Fiber.  Women from the three guilds that put together the Fine Art of Fiber, the North Suburban Needlearts Guild, the Weavers of the North Shore, and the Illinois Quilters Inc., have been getting … [Read more...]