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Memorial Day!!!

What Memorial Day means in my neck of the woods is all of the 'city people' come up to stay until Labor Day or so. My normally quiet town hustles and bustles and comes alive. People walk the main strip hitting the quaint stores that put Wurtsboro on the map. Really, it's a wonderful thing! Jeremiah was in a parade and was so funny to watch. He just waved his little flag all over the place and hasn't stopped talking about it since!
The Picnic Towels are off the loom and in the dryer as we speak! (.....yes....I know it's 12:13am! Call me crazy!) I ended up weaving four sets of two and each with a different pattern. I thought I had taken pictures of all of them but, this is the only one on the camera.....strange! I'll take better pictures tomorrow:) And now for the Waves and Water series! I'm so excited about these shawls, they are finally coming into play and I'm really happy with the results!!! Here is the first one, with a black weft. In the pictur…

What I've Been Up To

It's been a bit since I blogged but, I'm in show prep mode:) I'm hoping to kick it up a notch this year so, I've been busy.....don't worry, I goof off plenty:) Last weekend was Community Day at CFF and this is my third time going to do demos:) It's always a lot of fun to answer people's questions and show them how weaving is done:) Tons of kids.....tons of adults.....TONS of questions! All and all it was a great day.......the sun broke out of the clouds. Here I is: Remember those Waves and Water shawls? The loom is threaded and I'm going to get those going soon.......when I got Isaac (the Megado) the box was missing a right upright beater and Louet has shipped the part (they were awesome about letting me borrow one from their loom until it came in) so, I've started working on a towel order. I'm really excited about the way this one is coming out. The person who ordered them asked me to go with a red and white 'star burst' type of pattern.…