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1  FIBER ARTS / Spinning: Discussion and Questions / Question on a spinning wheel... on: March 18, 2010 06:57:20 AM
One of my friend's...her dad has a spinning wheel that he wants to get rid of. I just started spinning and would love to buy a spinning wheel.

I wanted to see if all you lovely spinners could tell me if this is a good wheel and a decent price before I commit to buying it.

He has a Louet S10 and wants $150 for it.

What do you think?
2  FIBER ARTS / Spinning: Completed Projects / Merino mix crazy yarn on: March 04, 2010 07:54:06 AM
So yesterday I used this really nice batt of mixed wools. It's crazy and a bit wonky but I LOVE LOVE LOVE how it turned out! My third attempt spinning.

Used the advice from yesterday...and no kinks!!

Thanks for looking!

The batt!

The yarn!

3  FIBER ARTS / Spinning: Completed Projects / First time spinning on: March 03, 2010 07:24:37 AM
Hello all you lovely spinners!
I received my first low whorl spindle in the post the other day, I gave it a shot yesterday morning, these aren't perfect but I'm in love and have found a new fave thing to do! Spinning!! I think with more and more practice they will look better and more uniform.

First up...plain white, think and thin!

How do I fix the random curls and kinks?

Next I tried to mix some black and white wool, here's what I got, this one is a bit more uniform...mostly thick.

Thanks for looking! And seriously...any advice would be AWESOME!

4  FIBER ARTS / Felting: Completed Projects / First time wet felting...bar of soap on: February 20, 2010 11:09:43 AM
Hi Everyone,
I have admired all the work on this board for a while now. I thought the easiest first project would be to try and felt over a bar of soap, here's my first attempt...

Thanks for looking!

5  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Self Portrait on: February 10, 2010 10:27:16 AM
I embroidered a self portrait the other day...I was bored. It was fun! My daughter loves it! You can still see the blue washable pen I used, I need to give it a wash.

Thanks for looking!

6  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Trinkets and Jewelry: Completed Projects: General / Glass tile barrettes on: February 04, 2010 06:39:52 AM
Hello Everyone,
A family member gave me a ton of little glass tiles to do whatever with. I don't mosaic yet, so I thought what could I do with them...so with a little glue and blank barrettes these were born!

Thanks for looking!
7  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / My Iggy's new cowl! on: February 02, 2010 08:50:35 AM
I was bored yesterday and my iggy was freezing, so I made her a little cowl...she gets leg warmers today!

Thanks for looking!
8  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Trinkets and Jewelry: Completed Projects: General / Valentines Brooch on: January 19, 2010 08:56:40 AM
Hi All.
I am making goodie bag donations for a Valentines Day craft show, I decided to make little felt brooches

Thanks for looking!
9  PAPER CRAFTS, SCRAPBOOKING & ATCs (ARTIST TRADING CARDS) / Paper Crafts: Completed Projects: General / Mustache Cards on: January 09, 2010 11:21:08 AM
Mustache Cards!

I think I am going to send them to my bf, he always jokes around about growing a mustache...we have a long distance relationship so I always try to send little homemade cards to him once a week.

Thanks for looking!
10  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / old shirt=new cardi! on: December 07, 2009 12:23:54 PM
I am fairly new to the recon boards. This is my newest project.

Old boring shirt...

New cardi with pockets!

Thanks for looking!
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