Happy Fourth of July

I had planned to post a collection of red, white and blue weaving and knitting.  However, I have discovered that I have not used those three colors together in any of my projects.  I have a felted blue bag that I use for my small weaving projects.  There is a touch of red and  a little stripe of not-quite-white in the strap.IMG_2367I have a red mug rug woven on my Hokett loom.IMG_2206I have a white Feather and Fan scarf knitted with my hand spun alpaca yarn.IMG_2612 I have a white dog with a red collar helping me with this post.  That’s about as patriotic as I can get today. (I could have put on a blue shirt, but that one is in the laundry and today is not laundry day.)IMG_2883I am still organizing my studio.  I found a neat way to store my hand spun yarn.  It’s a closet sweater hanging thingy.  I like to see the colors that I have on hand without pulling out tubs and boxes.  IMG_2879I have another weaving started on my Hokett loom.  This is some hand spun Navajo yarn I found in the bottom of a bargain bin at my LYS.IMG_2881I have another on my rigid heddle loom.  This is also hand spun yarn left over from my other weavings.  I am playing with different colors and textures for a small wall hanging.IMG_2870I made some bookmarks for special friends who have visited the Yarn Babes and Enlightenment Society this past month.IMG_2877And, last but not least, the sheep tapestry has grown another inch.IMG_2872That’s it.   Happy Fourth!

See ya,

Sandy O’

Advertisements

About psobrien

Hi, my name is Sandy and I am a retired professional quilter turned fiber artist with my main interest in spinning wool , using natural plants to dye fiber to be used in tapestry weaving. I grew up on a dairy farm in Kentucky, travelled around the world and now make my home in Southeastern Arizona with my husband, Pat and Duffy, our Westiepoo.
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

3 Responses to Happy Fourth of July

  1. Looks like a great collection of wonderful projects! I like my yarn out in the open, too!

  2. araignee says:

    I love your closet thingy. I was just thinking that I needed a way to get my yarn out of tubs so I can see it. Those bookmarks make a lovely gift. How clever!

  3. Cindy Cusack says:

    Congratulations on your new home! I am happy for you both. Please email me your new address do I can send you a Christmas card!! Your creative talents continue to amaze😊

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s