With Halloween over and the first check-in on Nov 1st completed, I realized I am way behind on my timeline. At this point, the weeks also seemed to blur together as we raced for Thanksgiving and then the December check Continue reading Week Something? Calontir Clothing Challenge
So one of the things I hate is poking myself with any sort of pins or needles. Not ideal as a seamstress but alas here I am. I am normally careful and use fewer pins than I need. Prior to Continue reading Thimble Time
Week one really wasn’t a week as it started on a Thursday, but none the less it was productive. When last I had worn my Camicia I had finished the neckline quickly with a little gather along the top. It Continue reading Week 1 & 2 Calontir Clothing Challenge
When we last left off I was waiting for packages to appear and provide me with the needed pieces for my overhead rig. I was not disappointed and by Tuesday night I had a camera in the air! Using my Continue reading Now with Video Part 2
This little project is 100% a quarantine project. You stay home long enough you start to get crazy ideas. Then, you get some friends who inspire you and well before you know it is bad idea time. I decided to Continue reading Now with Video!
This has been a hush hush project so now that it has made it to its recipient I am happy to go over the details. Back in December, I had found a group know as the Kingdom Artisans Outlandish Swap Continue reading KAOS 2020
For Mothers Day I had asked for a new Inkle loom. As much as I love my tablet loom it isn’t something I can do with kiddo. I get lost in the card turns, and it gets worse if I Continue reading New Loom!
I need to start by saying that THL Marion Forester is probably the best enabler there is. She was kind enough to post her hand out for Pigments in her blog recently, and with my things to dye stash dwindling Continue reading From Dye to Pigment
So one of the things I haven’t been able to do much of as of late is dye. Without a dedicated workspace, I have to wait for good weather so I can work outdoors. However this last week the weather Continue reading How to Dye with Sumac
So remember how I said deadlines are my norm state of getting things done? Past me knew that despite having several weekends, and time in between this dress was going to be a challenge to finish. So the weekend before Continue reading The Italian Dress