It is time to go home and in my way home I have a new gift to myself, I call it the Tattoo of Life, it has a Battlestar Gallactica Theme to it and the Lords Of Kobols are smilling.
I had the opportunity a couple of weekends ago to learn the very basics of sprang (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sprang) a technicque of twisting warp threads to produce a fabric.
As some of you may know I had allready tried the QAL which, trust me, did not work out well for me, I still occasionally look at the pattern in sheer horror, I guess my knitting skills aren't up to kn
ok so today I finally took the time to take the picture of the spinning wheel. I just didnt' realize how close it's getting to time for me to go! omg 25 days and counting!
The good news is I finally got my own swift and winder. The unwound hanks were starting to pile up and Knit Picks had a good deal.
After we found our little Kenneth, a friend of mine's chihuahua passed away. He and his wife had bought an entire wardrobe of sweaters, t-shirts, parkas, rain coat, bath robe, etc.
This is their web site:
Here is a baby hat that someone commissioned me to make for newborn baby pictures. I knit it with Plymouth Yarn Dreambaby DK.