Spinning Yarn, Setting Goals in 2020

Crunching Numbers, Data, and Desires January is a funny time for me in my fibery biz. The first part is all about reviewing the year that just passed, and looking over what worked and didn’t – and what I can learn from those facts. I have a routine where I write out ALL the numbers […]

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Return of Carder Talk Videos is Coming!

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2020 is ON, Y’all.  Now that I’m getting back into the swing of things, my regular video production is ready to step up. That means that if you liked my “Carder Talk” videos from last year – that is, videos where I create fiber batts and talk about the process interspersed with chat about other […]

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Getting Ready For 2020

It’s that time of year again! “What time is that, Christiane?” …time to get focused for the New Year, of course! Yaaaaayyyyy!   First order of business: Word of the Year.     This is something I do every year, and I find that it sets the tone for the year to come in amazing […]

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All That Matters (yarn and text)

All That Matters

  “All that matters is for us to see this through” – Árstíðir, Passion.* Hi there. It’s been a minute, hasn’t it. So if you’ve been following along with me this Autumn, you know that I had a major health setback at the end of August. [quickest recap ever: intestinal perforation, resection surgery, in the […]

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What If I’m Kidding Myself?

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So here’s what I’m asking you to consider: what happened to make you consider your attempt to be a failed one?
What did you learn from the mistakes that you made?
How can you take that knowledge and apply it to your next attempt? […]

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summertime

Hot weather doesn’t stop fiber arts!

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  I keep busy. Doesn’t matter how hot it gets, I’ve always got something fibery going on. The month of May is always a busy one for me, but this month has been extraordinary! It started out with MD Sheep & Wool and a full weekend of seeing all of my favorite people in fiber […]

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