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BreiRijk Opens September 27 2012

BREIRIJK is a full service local yarn store We’ll be opening Thursday Sept 27 at 2:30 pm with a ‘Tricot-Thee’. Tricot-thee is a time for women to gather with their knitting and crochet projects, books and experience, and  share and … Continue reading

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ATELIER fijnKNIT NATURAL DYE AND FIBER WORKSHOP SCHEDULE– SUMMER 2012

INTRODUCTION TO SHIBORI & NATURAL DYE COLORS:   PURE COLORS, THEIR SIGNIFICANCE, AND USE IN FIBER ARTS In this workshop, you will discover the range of  pure, deep colors  in the color spectrum offered by natural dyes on cotton/linen and wool … Continue reading

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Spring, Building the Nest… and Women’s HERstory Month

It’s Spring and light, fresh air, and change comes quickly to our feminine souls, doesn’t it? For the past two months I have been busy building my nest for the new knit/natural dye/ textile supplies shop that I will be … Continue reading

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OCCUPY YOURSELF & CREATIVE NEW YEAR!

With the lengthening of the daylight I’m back from my winter hibernation sabbatical.     November is the time of the year when the wool between my fingers and the knitting designs in my head just seem to merge, and I found … Continue reading

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Little Darling, Everthing is Alright…. and that’s the truth

Today, it is said, is the last day of the current Mayan calender, and the beginning of a new age.   To honor this monumental event this week, I got sick with the flu which required that I spend the week … Continue reading

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For the Times They are A’changin

“The line it is drawn The curse it is cast The slow one now Will later be fast As the present now Will later be past The order is rapidly fadin’ And the first one now will later be last … Continue reading

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THREE DEGREES OF SEPARATION-Plums, Sumi-e & Natural Dye Workshops

How are the following pics separated by 3 or less links in my world in the past 48 hours? The idea for today’s blog began with homemade plum sauce. Yes, the plum sauce that I was making while procrastinating writing … Continue reading

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