What’s on the wheel? Another spring mix with purples, white, gray, light green & accents of burgundy red.
What’s on the wheel today? A pretty pastel combo of hand-dyed wool along with accents of undyed, curly wool locks. …I’m thinking - SPRING! :)
All natural, undyed alpaca fiber, handspun by Fiesta Cat Yarn Co.! Check out more of the beautiful handspun yarns at: fiestacatyarn.com Handspun yarn creates unique, truly one of a kind projects! :)
Modeling a hat I knit today with my own handspun alpaca yarn! This blend of gray/black is undyed & all natural! Alpaca is one of my all time favorite fibers!! So soft! :)
Handspun art yarn that I spun while giving a demo at last Friday’s “Portlandia” art show opening at Splendorporium. This yarn actually contains 6+ different types of fiber, including some of my own hand-dyed colors as well as sparkly add-ins & some tulle accents!
My set-up at the “Portlandia” art show opening last Friday at Splendorporium. Had a great time & love to share my creative process for hand-spinning yarn! :) Thanks again to Splendorporium for having me!!
Goodies from the Rose City Yarn Crawl! Stopped at 6 of the 19 shops today & saving the rest for later this weekend! …Behaved myself pretty well & stuck to buying a few magazines & patterns, hopefully to inspire me to use up my already well-stocked stash of yarn!! ;)
Public funds for art, why knot yarn bombing as well?? This colorful knit trend/public art is a fun expression of art in all its fiber-y glory! ;)
The face behind the handspun yarn of Fiesta Cat!! Fiber artist, Allison Ehle, will be doing a demo spinning yarn at this Friday’s opening of the “Portlandia” art show at Splendorporium in Portland, OR! More info at: splendorporium.net