We now have over 60 different craft people entering work, going to be a busy weekend, COME AND SEE US ALL
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This is a new coat made from Noro silk garden a mix of cashmere, silk and kid mohair, a new design, using modular techniques, have yet to write pattern down fully so it is completely original at moment and colour scheme cant be repeated anyway as all hand dyed.
Am trying to add picture, watch this space
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Well a very busy weekend spinning and selling my products at Kelly House in aid of Childrens Hospice S.W.
Do look at Kelly House facebook site as lots of photos of the work there which was very varied.
The weather did not let us done in the end, only rained when we were packing up..
It the start of British wool week and there are knit ins and spin ins around the country.
This week there is an exhibtion at Peter Tavy Spinners.
Also a new spinning group starting at Alturnun Cornwall, email me for the details.
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The latest Spin Off magazine has article on mini looms so have bought onr from Wild Fibres and will be having a go why not look at their website
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After a busy time at the Embroiderers Guild exhibition, now getting ready for Woolly Weekend, which celebrates all things wool,
Skeining up naturally dyed wool etc and preparing sample boards about spinning and dyeing.
Have garments and hats to complete.
Some of my work at exhibitton.
I have listed new garments on my Etsy shop, why not take a look
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Have spent the week collecting dahlia heads and adding to dyebath, lovely yellows, golds and rust colours obtained.Thinking about what to prepare for Wooley Weekend 12/13 October at Kelly House Lifton Devon.
Have promised display boards on sheep breeds and wools, plus natural dyeing, why not pay a visit
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well a very busy day collecting tables, display boards and then receiving exhibits and arranging.
All traders arrived and now all we need is visitors tomorrow.
If you are seeing this please come to our exhibition, lovely exhibits and a range of work from over 32 years
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This exhibition with traders is at the Guide Hall, Canal Road, Tavistock Devon near the main carpark
It is celebrating 31 years of the branch and I am its secretary
I shall be exhibiting here. as well as selling my naturally dyed threads, fabrics and wools
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This event which I am exhibiting at IS WELL WORTH A VISIT
Lots of different craft and art work. Now in its 14 th year
If you are holidaying in Cornwall then take time to visit .On the edge of Bodnin moor near to Minions where the famous CheeseRing is, also mine stack which is a tourist attraction
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Now back from travels and teaching, met some lovely and enthusiastic people, weather very warm, now back to producing more wool and dyeing yarn.
At Royal Cornwall Show this week demonstrating spinning and dyeing.
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