Knitting by Judy @ 5:24 PM
tags:

Today I had lunch with a colleague down on the waterfront, and then we wandered over to Fiber Arts Northwest, where the Start The Year Off Right sale was still going on. There were a lot of fun things I saw there that I’d love to get my hands on, but I restrained myself and came away with nothing but some Wildfoote sock yarn in “Brown Sugar,” which is actually a combination of browns, gold, orange, blue, black and green. It’s so fun looking, that it might take priority over the sock scarf.

I also saw a few fun things that I think I could use as part of the Quilting Arts Magazine 2006 Calendar Contest. A couple of us at work entered last year and it was lots of fun. Although I never got past the “submission” stage, someone I work with was a finalist. This year the theme is “what’s your utopia?” Entries must be small embellished quilts of 12″x12″ to 14″x14″. It took me awhile to come up with my utopia because I didn’t want one that a lot of other people would submit. And now that I have, I’m not sure I’ll have time to complete it. But if I do, I’ll post a picture.



  • Translate
  • Thought of the Minute
    • They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither safety nor liberty.

      (Benjamin Franklin)
  • Word Of The Day
  • Current Weather


Wayback Machine
  • Present Future
    • Fri, Mar 22 - Friday! (3 days)
    • Mon, Apr 1 - April Fool's Day (13 days)
    • Sun, Apr 7 - Bro's Birthday (19 days)
    • Sun, Apr 21 - Easter Sunday (33 days)
    • Mon, Apr 22 - Earth Day (34 days)
    • Thu, May 2 - Persistent Illusion Blogiversary (44 days)
Stuff I Gotta Do

Follow The Leader shawl

30%

entrelac wrap

0%

Arabesque shawl

100%

Jubjub Bird Socks

15%

I Mog Di

15%

Peacock Feather Shawl

0%

Honeybee Stole

5%

Irtfa'a Faroese Shawl

0%

Lenore

20%

Fatigues henley sweater

10%

Jade Sapphire Scarf

15%

#1 Son's Blanket

2%

Cotton Bag

1%