Rosemarie Smith

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UPTON CROSS CRAFT FAIR 8TH TO 16TH AUGUST 2015

I shall be at this event with all my products including a new range of naturally dyed wool, angora, camel mix. On the first day we have an Iron Age re enactment, very exciting with costumes, weapons, crafts etc This jacket based on medieval costume made from wool, cashmere and silk, hand dyed and cannot …

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SPRING IS HERE

Well weather is getting warmer, flowers coming out for spring colour so busy with sketch book and yarn wrapping. Going to be moving house shortly so lots of sorting out of fibres, threads, wool and fabric as well as folders of work.I don’t want to throw anything away but some of sketchbooks are over 10 …

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LYNER VALLEY OPEN STUDIOS JUNE 2015

I am pleased to be included in this event. There will be a display of my work  in my  studio, and information boards regarding the History of Wool and Spinning plus Natural Dyeing and Knitting techniques. If you look at the website you will see there is a trail to visit the various craftspeople at …

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Design theme for 2015

After a frustrating time of illness with the virus that seems to be  all over the country now feeling like work. My theme for this year is THE COLOURS AND TEXTURES OF NATURE which I shall be using as my design theme for both knitting and textile work Now to get to designing

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KIT HIILL CRAFT FAIR

Remember to visit Kit Hill Craft Fair 5/6th December. We are in our 28th year and still going strong, lots of goodies to see and buy for your special people, I shall be there with my hand dyed wools, garments and anything woolly including fibres for felting and spinning.

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Work continuing for Kit Hill Craft show

Remember KIT HILL CRAFT show December 5th /6th in Tavistock Town Hall and Upton Cross on 7th , I am busy sorting out new batch of my spun fleeces which have arrived, lovely colours. Have garments to collect from my knitters and hopefully time to dye some more wool. Torrential rain and gale force winds …

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WOOLLY WEEKEND AT KELLY HOUSE

A lovely day, with lots of familiar faces, my naturally dyed products flying out door and lots of interesting people on other stands. Take a look at the Kelly house site where there will be lots of photos,

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Visit to Creative Stitches at Exeter today

Very disappointing, some fabric stalls but no hand threads at all, many usual stall holders absent, LOTS OF CARD MAKING EQUIPMENT AND BEADS LOVELY DISPLAYS OF EMBROIDERY, QUILTING, ETC particularly the Contemporary Quilt Group. Not so may demonstrators Did not buy anything!! must be a first.

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WOOLLY WEEKEND AT KELLY HOUSE LIFTON

WOOLLY WEEKEND AT KELLY HOUSE LIFTON IN AID OF CHILDREN HOSPICE Why does the time go, its nearly time for this event again. Please support it, lots to see and buy regarding anything to do with wool. I shall be spinning, others weaving and felt making etc I have several new designs in handspun, naturally …

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MOOD BOARDS FOR INSPIRATION

                                     

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