Category Archives: Handspinning

Pau Da Tour de Fleece…whew!

What a whirlwind of spinning!  And more spinning! But ho da fun!  This was my best tour ever, I think. I was Captain of one team, and Co-Captain of another one, which involved cheering on my teammates, responding to posts … Continue reading

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Stage 17 – Tour de Da Kine

I got to spin for about four hours today at The Gathering. I took my time, also participating to the discussion, listening to my friends share, and having a really wonderful time.  I wasn’t spinning fast, just a relaxed time, … Continue reading

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Rest Day – Tour de Fleece…and a ride up the mountain.

We had an appraisal to do up in Government Camp; good timing for a rest day. This pretty skein is all washed and dried now. Ho da happy!  

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Tour de Fleece…where am I?

Well, here are some TdF collages to document that I really have been spinning during these past buncha days.

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Tour de France Rest Day

So it was an official rest day yesterday. Some of us rested.

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Yeah, It’s Tour de Fleece Time Again

Auē.  Been ‘way too long since I’ve posted.  And I can’t blame it all on Tour de Fleece, either.  Because that started just a week ago.  And I left everyone in Montana!  Sheesh. I’ll catch up with that, but in … Continue reading

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Maxwell and Jasper

I coulda sworn I wrote a blog post about these two, but I’ve searched everywhere and can’t find one.  Even checked all my Word docs, PictureTrail, Photobucket… nothing. Very sad.  I can write it again (good ting I get good … Continue reading

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Antique Spinning Wheel Showcase 2015, Part Two

These two lovely ladies were at the table where the raffle tickets for the wheel I was spinning on were being sold. Six foa five dollah! Some people bought $20.00 worth of tickets.  One wahine told me that it only … Continue reading

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Antique Spinning Wheel Showcase 2015

Last weekend was the annual showcase in Aurora, Oregon.  This is a yearly event and it’s absolutely wonderful, put on by the Aurora Colony Historical Society and the Aurora Colony Handspinners Guild.  It’s a two-day event, and all wheels showcased … Continue reading

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Spinning a Friendship

I have a dear friend named Suzette who has become my spinning buddy. We get together at least once a month at The Place 2 Be Cafe in Canby, Oregon, and spend almost the entire day spinning together on our … Continue reading

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