This week I am going to share with you some more experimentation with natural dyeing. (Wonder if there is such a thing as unnatural dyeing) I ordered gardenia fruit from Etsy after reading that it was used as a traditional yellow dye in both Japan and China. The fruit is also used in traditional Chinese … Continue reading End of Fall Dyeing with Gardenia Fruit
I am just about to get on another airplane and fly away from my family. I am going to share more about that in coming posts… (hmmm reading this back made me realize my subtle attempt at getting all of you to come back and read my posts… isn’t that subtle.) Before I leave … Continue reading Leaving again… But first a small hike!
We visited the ice castle tonight and beside freezing… I took lots of pictures. I promised that I would share some so here they are. Continue reading Night at the Ice Castle
This weekend I am going to take a small break from projects. (actually I will be working a little bit on my loom… so basically my first sentence was a lie… jesh bad start). Anyway… I want you to come with me on a small morning walk. ( hmmm sounds a bit creepy… no need … Continue reading Weekend and an Autumn Walk
This weekend my hometown of Midway held “Swiss Days“. Swiss Days celebrates Swiss pioneers who settled this rural area of Utah. The celebration has become one of Utahs largest festivals and attracts over 100,000 visitors. (I think it is crazy seeing all of these people cram into such a small community… Here is a better description of the festival) This small town basically has … Continue reading Weekend at Swiss Days