• /wp-content/uploads/2012/11/slide1.jpg
  • /wp-content/uploads/2012/11/slide2.jpg
  • /wp-content/uploads/2012/11/slide3.jpg

December 2011

Featured Artist Updates: Kristine Haddock, Ashley Martineau, Karen Clothier, Amy Urato and Pluckyfluff

December 28, 2011

Publisher’s Notes:   I am writing this while on vacation and it’s a joy to do things at a more leisurely pace.  Of course, before I left, I made a list of things to do while away.  Unlike my usual lists, this list was filled with pleasurable tasks such as making samples for a friend who […]

Read the full article →

Featured Artist & Farm: Sandy Ryan of Homestead Wool & Gift Farm

December 22, 2011

Publisher’s Notes:  This week’s featured artist is the ever kind, generous, and talented Sandy Ryan of Homestead Wool & Gift Farm.  Many of you reading this post already know Sandy, but you may be in for a surprise or two with what Sandy has to say and I know you are going to love the […]

Read the full article →

Call to Action for Spinners and Farmers: Images of Yarns and Fiber Samples Needed!

December 20, 2011

I got a special delivery email last night from the lovely and talented Ashley Martineau of Neauveau Fiber Arts who is in the process of writing her first book.  She’s calling out to the fiber arts community for potential inclusion of images of yarns and fibers.  Please see below for details. Per Ashley:  “I’ve been […]

Read the full article →

Featured Artist: Kate White of Babester Fiber Arts

December 16, 2011

Publisher’s Notes:  This week’s featured artist is the fresh-faced Kate White who newly minted her Etsy shop, Babester Fiber Arts,  this past summer.  I believe you will find Kate’s work and perspective to be joyful and refreshing!   Spin Artiste (SA):  How long have you been a fiber artist?  What’s your journey been like getting […]

Read the full article →

Special Sunday Night Edition: Readers’ Choice Winter Carnival Contest Winner and Other News!

December 11, 2011

Good Evening!  I hope everyone has had a great weekend and snuck some type of fibery activity in there amongst all the holiday preparations.  Yours truly finished up a woven scarf made on my rigid heddle loom and picked up a grey Romney fleece from a newly opened fiber mill in my area, Sweitzers Countryside […]

Read the full article →

Special Sunday Night Edition: Readers’ Choice Winter Carnival Contest Entries!

December 5, 2011

Good Evening my FIF’s (Friends in Fiber)!  As promised, tonight the Winter Carnival Contest Entries will be revealed so that you can vote for your favorites. From my perspective, this has already been a lot of fun.  Over the past couple of weeks, the entries have been coming in and I’m glad I don’t have […]

Read the full article →