Category Archives: fiber artist

CU Spinners and Weavers Show n’ Tell

My guild is awesome. I’m sure there are other wonderful fiber groups out there–the fiber community has been one of the most excellent and welcoming collectives I have ever experienced. But my guild? The Champaign-Urbana Spinners and Weavers? Yeah. They’re … Continue reading

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Online Class Review: Turning Fiber into Yarn

This morning, I am heading to the farmer’s market for some of the best Cambodian food I have ever eaten. Yum. While I cannot provide smell or taste-o-vision here, I will be thinking of you all while I chow on … Continue reading

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Featured Friends

On the weekends, I often feature an artist or a farmer who is up to something exciting or new in the fiber community. Someone, in other words, that I think you all should know about! Today, I have the distinct … Continue reading

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And the winner is . . .

Congratulations to Rebecca Rumsey on this holiday weekend 🙂 Get in touch with me to claim your prize: some fiber from Jennifer Guyor, of Wild Lily Artisan Fibers! Thanks to everyone who entered and, if you have a hankering for some lovely … Continue reading

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Fiber Focus: Wild Lily Artisan Fibers–AND a GIVEAWAY!

I am delighted to present this weekend’s fiber artist, Jennifer Guyor, of Wild Lily Artisan Fibers. I first met Jennifer through my FB group Spin and Send event–I blogged about her beautiful hand spun just last month and saw some her … Continue reading

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Spin and Send

Over the summer, I participated in a little exchange among one of my FB groups (Spinning Fibers), called “Spin and Send.” As a novice spinner, I was worried about producing yarn that was up to snuff . . . but our … Continue reading

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