Speaking of making things easier

I’d like to introduce you to my new electric skein-winder. Yes, all this time I’ve been hand-winding…. my productivity is about to go up, time spent will be less, and my chiropractor will be sad that there are less problems with my shoulder and thus less time spent in his …

MOAR OWLS

I’m working out how to display my owl Christmas ornaments for the craft show this weekend, and rather than buy a small fake Christmas tree and hang them on that, I thought I’d use this mug display someone gave me a while ago. But I’m not sure about it…. I …

Whoooooo likes owls?

Back in October I won an eBay auction for these two owl molds. I also won an auction for A SINGLE bookend, which is just redonkulous. Why do people list things that are sets, not as sets? Do they think they’ll get more as people bid-war to get them both? …

Makers live here

This was taken a couple weeks ago, when Tim was building the Thanksgiving table (more on that later). I was unloading and re-loading the kiln, drying yarn, and he was building a table and four benches. What to people who don’t have hobbies, or craft skills, DO with their time? …

Sunday Sky

The sky yesterday could make your breath catch; a brilliant bright blue with not a cloud in it, and a hint of Fall in the air. Then this morning I woke up and it’s about 39 outside, about 45 in the house, and all the cats are stuck to me …