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Leslie Shelor
Works at Greenberry House
Attended Patrick County High School
Lives in Meadows of Dan, Virginia
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Greenberry House,
12206 Squirrel Spur Road,
Meadows of Dan, VA 24120
Hours: 10 AM to 5 PM Thurs. to Mon.
April to mid-November.
Closed except by appointment or chance.
Mid-November to End of March
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Episode 7 of Quince is up!
Word of the Day - Zealot Word suggested by listener Nancy Anne Loudin - thank you! Much discussion and some disagreement about the meaning of zealot, with some history of the early Jewish Zealots in the first century. Bible q...
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Word of the Day - FiberWord suggested by listener Bobbie Ashe, thanks!Fiber for hand spinning or felting. Left to right front: Gray wool, merino, angora/corriedale. Back: Blue Face LeicesterMainly for our listeners that aren't already involved in the crafts, a quick overview about fiber used to make local yarns, types of wool used to spin and felt, Why local wool yarns aren't itchy like commercial preparations. Why you should spend a little more ...
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Episode 4 of the Quince Podcast is up!
Word of the Day - Journey The girls talk about what journeys they have experienced. Beth speaks of her current medical journey. Leslie talks about the mythology of the hero's journey. A Little Sweet... Leslie is still...
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Episode 2 of Quince: two smart mountain women talking about knitting, postcards, books, and life in beautiful Meadows of Dan, Virginia.
Word of the Day: LightA Little Sweet....Fractured Light HatStill River MillCamila Flower Petal ShawlJ. E. B. Stuart Art Show at the Reynolds HomesteadA Little Tart...All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony DoerrA Light in the Window by Jan KaronMy Symphony by William Henry ChanningA Little Unexpected...Cherry Orchard TheaterA Red Lobelia EveningMusic AttributionTakin Yo Time ( The Wingman Mix ) by Loveshadow featuring Brad Sucks and Audiotechnicac...
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A new podcast about knitting, books, postcards, and much more along with living the good life in the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Please be kind, as we learn about podcasting and putting on an internet radio show! The word of the day is: QUINCE Beth tells us the meaning of the word quince and the girls describe what the podcast will be about. Leslie emp...
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Word of the Day - Spirit Talk about definitions of spirit, biblical references to spirit, The Holy Spirit Warning! Knightley puts in his two cents by barking at around 9 minutes into the session The Shack by William P. Youn...
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Word of the Day - Music Word suggested by listener Susan Winn Hodges - thank you! A mountain dulcimer Much discussion about local music, beginning with traditional mountain music with Scotch-Irish roots, jazz, blues, Patrick...
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Word of the Day - JourneyThe girls talk about what journeys they have experienced. Beth speaks of her current medical journey. Leslie talks about the mythology of the hero's journey.A Little Sweet...Leslie is still working on the Kathleen sweater.A Little Tart...Reviews:Blue Highways by William Least Heat-MoonBeth reviews books about journeys by her favorite writers, including River Horse, PrairyErth and Blue Highways and other books by William L...
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Episode 3 of Quince is up!
Word of the Day: Story How mountain people feel about story Story as the language for passing down skills and religion Greenberry House, Meadows of Dan,  The story of Greenberry House and how it all happened, with the ...
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Still Here
And staying busy! Check out my new project , a podcast about knitting and life in Meadows of Dan.

Greenberry House,
12206 Squirrel Spur Road,
Meadows of Dan, VA 24120
Hours: 10 AM to 5 PM Saturday to Tuesday
April to mid-November.
Closed except by appointm...
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Down Down the Mountain
Down Down the Mountain by Ellis Credle This lovely illustrated book for children is my absolute favorite of all the books we have in stock here at the shop. It's a sweet story, set in the Blue Ridge Mountains and was heralded when it was first published in ...
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Artisan
Employment
  • Greenberry House
    Artisan, present
  • Poor Farmer's Market
  • Sherwin-Williams
  • Northern Mattress and Furniture
  • Farrish Oldsmobile
  • Cowles Ford
  • Farmer's Home Administration
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Currently
Meadows of Dan, Virginia
Previously
Meadows of Dan, Virginia - Manassas, Virginia - Woodbridge, Virginia - Stuart, Virginia - Skowhegan, Maine
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Introduction
Southern Highlander trying to make a living by creating artisan yarns in Meadows of Dan, Virginia.  Shop keeper, bunny lady, handspinner, bookseller.
Education
  • Patrick County High School
    1978
  • Stuart Elementary School
  • Patrick County High School
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Female