Screenshot

After seeing a friend do this on Facebook, I decided to give this a shot.  I typed “ludicraft” into a Google Images search just to see what would come up.  Here’s a screenshot of what I got: All things I’ve posted here and about!  I was just curious to what would come up. It’s kind […]

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Free Form Crochet Pt. 3

Finally, I’m getting around to posting photos of my first free form crochet scarf.  I’m very pleased with the results. It’s quite airy and lacy.  Not quite my style, but I’ll probably end up keeping.  I’m proud of my new venture into free form crochet.

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Free Form Crochet Pt. 2

Can I just say that free form crochet is cool?  It definitely is. I arrived at the class location at the PA Guild of Craftsmen HQ on Saturday.  I had a range of hooks and three balls of Lion Brand’s Amazing yarn.  I was ready to rock. The instructor, Amber Kane, is a weaver, artist, […]

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Free Form Crochet

So I’m taking a class tomorrow on free form crochet.  I’m looking forward to it. I am a member of the Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen, and they offer classes offered by different members.  It’s a neat group of artisans.  Since I just really learned to crochet, this class caught my eye when browsing the guild’s […]

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Fair Isle Knitting and Color

I recently got a new book on Monday, titled Alice Starmore’s Book of Fair Isle Knitting.  I highly recommend it if you are interested at all in giving Fair Isle knitting a shot.  Besides going through knitting basics and concepts, Starmore also discusses how the Shetland people of Fair Isle got their inspiration for their […]

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Entrelac

I’m still recovering from tendinitis in my  left shoulder and elbow.  I hate it.  It’s painful, it gets in the way of work, play, and sleep. I’m still doing a little knitting.  I can’t quite crochet yet as it uses my left arm and hand a lot.  Spinning is completely out of the picture until […]

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Farm Show Thoughts

I had a good time at the PA Farm Show on Saturday with Joan.  There were a massive amount of people there.  I couldn’t believe it.  Granted, this is a statewide show.  I’m glad and fortunate for it to be fairly close by.  And, this was my first time there. I loved looking at all […]

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