What in the world have a I gotten myself into. The stressors in my life right are: Work. (It’s been a week.) My health. (Why can’t I feel better?) Going on vacation soon. (Wait, shouldn’t that relax me?) Doing a craft show at the end of the month. (Perhaps it will be better than last […]Read More STRESS!
Living in the heart of PA Dutch country has some benefits. Besides our starchy foods, funny “Dutchy” sayings, and farming culture, southeast Pennsylvania has a great crafting heritage. At the heart of the heritage is the Kutztown Folk Festival in Kutztown, PA. The festival itself started on June 30, when I went, and runs to […]Read More The Kutztown Folk Festival
So, the Snowflake Gala was yesterday. After one month of intense preparation and hard work, I sold….one hat. And bartered with a jewelry vendor for another hat. Needless to say, I am disappointed and a bit soured on the idea of doing something like this again. On a positive note, I spent some awesome time […]Read More Snowflake Gala Wrap Up
I am sick of knitting hats. It seems like everything I knit for my upcoming show is a hat. That needs to stop. So, I’m focusing on other types of projects, such as notebook covers and coffee cup sleeves, stuff like that. Oh, and trinket bags. Just not hats. I’ll probably knit a chunky scarf […]Read More Hat Overload
I’m still excited about the Snowflake Gala! Now I’m stressed out getting ready. Luckily, I have framed photos for that part of the show, and lots of matted photos to sell, but I also have to get knitted and beaded stuff together to sell for the gala itself. I’ve been wracking my brain trying to […]Read More Getting Ready for a Craft Show