Posts filed under: Painting with dyes

    Even unblocked and without her paint this mini-poncho is some seriously gorgeous lace.  Kudo’s to the original designer! The addition of the beads to the lace just enhances...
Yesterday evening the sun illuminated the flowers in the backyard. My backyard is usually shaded, especially on one side.  But there is a small window of sunlight in the evening...
According to CKNW this morning the legend of Valentine’s – abbreviated – started with a Roman Doctor writing his last missive to a woman he had healed.  His name was Valentinus and he ended the note “from...
November 1st and another time change is lurking around the corner.  I find the time changes hard to adjust to and very irritating – at least the Fall one allows for...
It has been a very wet start to Summer.  And it does not look like is getting any better….. I love it when the weather proves me wrong.  I wrote the beginning...
Saturday evening our computer was hit by some nasty Mal-ware.  It put an abrupt halt to a knitting pattern I was working on and it seemed to put a real hitch into my life. Suddenly...
“Today we went walking in Hemer Park.  Yesterday we were walking at Divers Lake.” That was as far as I got with my blogging on Sunday, here it is Wednesday...
If you live anywhere coastal, northern or very far southern – you have somewhat colourless winters.  Many shades of white and blue for the very northern or southern area’s of...
I love to knit lace.  I also admire greatly the lace of the past and lace knitting with history.  Eileen, another lace lover, sent me a link.  She sent it to my work...
I am heartsick. Canada Post may have lost my shawl, Tidal Pools.  It was travelling to KnitEast for the Fashion Show.  I sent it last Monday, express post 3-day delivery,...