Journal

  • This is a ball of roving, a spool of spun yarn, and the same yarn in twisted skeins ready to use in knitting, weaving, or crochet/crafts.
    From raw alpaca fleece to useable yarn....
    Spinning Yarn From Alpaca Fleece
  • What staying at home for 2 months did for...
    Two Months of Shelter In Place: Results
  • From Straw Into Gold
    Do you think they each think the other is...
    Scamperbeasts and Camelid TV
  • Alpacas shaggy before shearing
    This virus has forced all of us to make...
    Major Changes To Shearing Day
  • Five miles of alpaca fiber yarn
    Five miles of yarn washed and drying. My Spin...
    Five Miles Of Yarn
  • Kitty Rose the alpaca
    Miss Kitty is 8-months-old today. Extremely sweet and social....
    Kitty Rose Is Still Beautiful
  • Weaving a thrumthing
    Thrums: the waste warp ends left on the back...
    Weaving A Thrumthing
  • Example of thrums
    A new project begins. This blanket will be made...
    Weaving A Blanket From Random Scraps
  • Dragon fruit cactus blossom
    Dragon fruit blossom! Will be gone in a few...
    Dragon Fruit Blossom - Brief Appearance
  • Warping a Loom from front to back - introduction
    Due to multiple requests from different sources, there is...
    Warping A Loom Front To Back - Tutorial
  • Blanket 'Captive Sunrise' completed
    Another one completed! I had been off the loom too...
    Weaving New Blanket – Captive Sunrise – Finish
  • Blanket 'Captive Sunrise' start of weaving - Picture 4
    The song “Tequila Sunrise” keeps running through my head...
    Weaving New Blanket – Captive Sunrise – Part 2
  • New blanket - 'Captive Sunrise' begins
    It never gets old seeing them come to life. ...
    Weaving New Blanket - Captive Sunrise - Beginning
  • King size blanket 'Eye Candy' - coming off the loom
    Setting it freeeeeeeeee! Completed king-sized blanket woven from baby alpaca...
    King-Sized Blanket - Eye Candy - Finish
  • Beginning to weave Eye Candy blanket
    And I finally have a few hours to play...
    King Size Blanket - Eye Candy - Part 3
  • King size blanket 'Eye Candy' - preparing loom
    And Big Betty is dressed for the party! Step...
    King-Sized Blanket - Eye Candy - Part 2
  • Weaving king size blanket eye candy from baby alpaca yarn
    Setting up for a new blanket weave on “Big...
    King-Sized Blanket - Eye Candy - Start
  • black rooster
    Hope you enjoy taking a stroll around the ranch.
    Around The Ranch
  • Loom reads after cleaning and rebinding
    Another project completed. I have a bunch of looms. In...
    Rebinding Loom Reeds
  • Alpaca are curious animals
    "I had such a FUN day learning how to...
    Katie Taylor Visits