Saturday, April 30, 2005

Warning! Picture Heavy Post

Well I am back from the Fleece Festival, and as usual is was loads of fun - even if the weather was uncooperative. We were set up inside in one of the animal Bldgs. There were weavers
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and people learning to spin
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Ball Felting
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and finger knitting (my table)
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This young lady was enjoying the finger knitting so much she ended up with about 25' of fabric!
This is my original design
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All of the yarn and equipment was supplied by The Yarn Tree in Williamsburg.

This is a sheep and a sheep shorn
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And of course I couldn't resist the alpacas - they are such hams!
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All in all a good time was had by all - if you can check it out tomorrow!


Deneen said...

Looks like it was a great day! I wish they did stuff like this near me. I saw a demonstration on someone's blog about th finger knitting and it was interesting. I'll just add it to my long lists of "to do".

Thanks for sharing!

Bron said...

Wow - what fun! Like Deneen, I wish I had something like that to attend. :) Great pictures - thanks!

Lauren said...

Great pictures! Can't wait to see some animals like these at Sheep & Wool next week! :)

Michele said...

Wow, great pix! It looks like fun and I love your finger knitting table. I like the way that looks, even before the braiding.

Have a great day!

Anonymous said...

Hello Colette from your Summer Secret Pal. Looks like you had much fun! What a creative table idea! Love the blog- it is set up really well and you have so much interesting info. in here.
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