woolfest impressions

The sun was beaming down as Julie and I set off very early on Friday morning to catch our flight to Frankfurt and onward travel to Nierstein am Rhein. We settled into our home for the weekend, a lovely hotel very close to the river, pretty quickly. Waking up to…

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workshop preparation

Hello friends, how have you been? Sorry I have been so absent from this little space, but since the Retreat finished it has been a bit of a manic time. Mainly it’s been about preparing for workshops in Germany at the Schwabsburg Wollfest. This yearly event, which is organised by…

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back to work

Hello friends! How have you been? I hope you all had a lovely and relaxing break and I am sending every best wish for 2016 your way. Christmas here was a quiet affair, just the three of us (and Max of course!). It rained almost continually the whole time, which…

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schwabsburg day four – relaxing

  After a few very busy days in scorching heat, we spent yesterday resting our tired bones in much cooler air not doing very much at all. A little time spent at the stables, followed by a glass of ‘bubbly’ eating scones and then some gentle crochet. Just perfect! Soon…

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schwabsburg day three – happy days

  Another fabulously colourful woolly day was had by all! The photos speak for themselves: 1. Stall Impressions 2. Teaching new things 3. Freeform workshop creations A huge big thank you goes to Claudia and Anja for organising another amazing Festival for knitters, crocheter’s, weaver’s, spinner’s, dyer’s and other yarn…

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