Category: yarn

  • Hexie power, activate!

    Not feeling that well. Decided to crochet a bit.  Sitting on the couch with Food Network playing. While I wish I were feeling better physically, I know this yarn is goodness is wrapping me in warmth.

  • Update on Giving Art

    Just a quick update. The dark blue hat (worked flat lower left of first pic) is being finished by Susan M. and another hat you cannot see in any photo is being finished by Patti S. So when you add in Shelly, her friend Susan, and me – you get the fabulous five! Shelly’s working…

  • You people are awesome!

    Went up to Arctic Java to check on Giving Art… There were four finished items there; I was dropping off someone else’s two finished items… AND there were three new projects started, plus it was clear at least two of the in progress items had been worked on. HOW COOL! Here are a few shots:…

  • Everything’s Up!

    Here’s Shelly at Arctic Java – see all that yarn? See the projects in the ziploc bags (already started)… See the big basket with MORE YARN on the floor. Yup. Makes you want to lend a hand, right? The Door Youth Shelter needs hats more than they need scarves, but any warm gear that can…

  • Monsters & Legends – it begins

    We’re going to be helping the teens at The Door Youth Shelter chase away the cold this winter with handmade hats and scarves. Come be part of the living art display by sharing your time and your talent during the month of October at Arctic Java (inside the Wood Center on UAF campus). There will…

  • I’m not an activist

    I just like yarn. I like warm things in winter. I like the tactile feel of working on something stitch by stitch. I believe in sharing and teaching. Sad, right? Next month (October), a girlfriend and I will be putting up a “Living Art” display as part of the Monsters & Legends UAF staff and…