Category Archives: Teaching

Card Weaving Looms

I was watching a video on You Tube showing how to card weave. Today I cannot for the life of me find it again.  Anyway… The simple loom that was used in that video was wonderful.  So… I made me … Continue reading

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Binding a Book… free tutorial

A few years ago I decided to put together my own book…. just for fun.  It was very easy and took very little time.  Now I am thinking about making some for Christmas… Here is a quick and easy tute … Continue reading

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Please Get Permission….

I have put several free patterns that were created by me  up on this site.  They were uploaded with the thought in mind that others might like to use them.  If they are  used  for personal use… that’s great.  If they are … Continue reading

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Wonderful Vacation…Grandma’s Spinning Wheel in Tucson, AZ

We are home at last from two weeks of vacation.  Tired and happy.  We got to see that wonderful new grandbaby, Hannah, and what a little beauty she is… Of course there is no way I could be a bit … Continue reading

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Spindle Spinning Class Fun!

  The spindle spinning class  I taught yesterday  at the Red River Historical Museum was great!  Lots of enthusiasm and fun.      There were 11 signed up for the class, but one could not come.  Ten seemed to be the … Continue reading

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