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 OPEN STUDIOS 001 their studios

 

 

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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 workautumn colours 01d8e1361f18176952f75efabe54c00f3a78cf2d2c 01ced2d24634df2ae6d8ba440a2dced43680dfb373 01f446fc543f2f4ab30135f6c18e716ef29f1141a8 012b73fcc8d5d087f9eda329212216cfc48a805f15 01092de3838511cbe0cc82aa73d265fafc19a065fa 010a495f0b0a25f01c5752a75be72d75bf1e6c6482 01aeefaf074ab4c51a27199386faf2c066725496d1 01db2e9356bd3011f2f3c6f2a12a854d40b5b156e9

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 today,

At weekend there is the Heritage Days in Tavistock where my branch of Embroiderers Guild will have a stand . We have a large embroidery in The Town Hall showing the history of Tavistock

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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 dyed wool

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MOOD BOARDS FOR INSPIRATION

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UPTON CROSS CRAFT FAIR

UPTON CROSS CRAFT FAIR  IS ON SOON 9TH TO 17TH AUGUST 2014

Why not come along and see the displays of different art and crafts, many of which are or sale. Open daily 10am to 6pm.

I shall be there with my wools and garments and will have my spinning wheel with me if you to want to try your hand at spinning, remember I also sell spinning wheels so am able to advise which model would be best for you.

The event is well worth a visit.

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Back to work after illness

I have been out of action for last six weeks due to a nasty virus, but back now to dyeing etc

Rememberr UPTON CRAFT FAIR  9th to 17th AUGUST. I shall be there selling, as well as doing spinning and feltmaking demonstrations

Sheep are shorn and fleece off for processing into balls/hanks for selling to public.

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