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Ethne I
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Dumfries Guild SWD Gathering
... Powered by Cincopa Video Hosting for Business solution. Dumfries Guild SWD Gathering 2015 Photos of our Gathering 2015 (taken by Ronnie Galloway) Guild Challenge 2015 Wearable weather / seasons flash 16 cameramake Canon height 1667 orientation 1 cameras...
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September and October passed in a blur ..............
September passed in a blur of puppy / Guild duties and catching up An update on Shade will follow in another post. As Guild President, September saw a few of us demonstrating at the International Sheepdog Trials at the beginning of the month.  Which include...
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Uncharted territory!
A new addition to the household. Shade (8 weeks old) and named after our old by Shadow, who we lost 3 years ago. A little sister for our boy Mac's (8 years old). We've always had rescue dogs, but with Mac's being a bit territorial (in an non aggressive way)...
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Loom refurbishment progress
Here it is - well so far.  The timbers have been cleaned and I've stripped out the reed (and frame) and each of the four heddles.  These have been set aside for cleaning - yes a general clean down as well as trying to get rid of the rust. After cleaning dow...
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Autumn loom project
This autumn's big project / challenge is to start cleaning and refurbishing this floor loom. I was fortunate enough to be given the loom back in December 2013 and then be give this warping mill this spring. The loom bed is " wide and has 4 shafts, which are...
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Growing stash of hand spun yarns
I must admit that I am a sucker for colours. It doesn't matter if it is fabric or fibre - colours grab my attention - grant some more than others but I love adventure that comes when playing with colours. The journey with either fabric or fibre can start wi...
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Playing
With regards to updating my blog template these are a couple of samples of the new blog heading   and I need to come up with a colour palette to work from.  I've a few things in mind and hope to use this new online programme I've found to poduce a few sampl...
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PIPTesting
I'm currently waiting the arrival of block 1 or starter block in the PIP Testing Improv Round Robin quilt bee . Lynz ( Domestic Light and Magic blog ) a couple of months ago posted about testing Flickr and seeing if we could 'get it to work like it used to'...
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Sorry, but where has time gone .....
Sorry folks that I've been AWOL for so long.   So many things just kept creeping out of the 'woodwork' to knock me off course and put a spanner onto the quilting mojo. It's not that I haven't been creating in one way or another - but I haven't taken photos ...
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