Knitting Humour

Purl, a Pixar SparkShorts

I can’t resist sharing this Pixar SparkShort with you. Purl is a pink ball of yarn trying to find her way in the corporate world. Her story is as relevant today as it was yesterday. What are some of your favorite parts? Enjoy!

Knitting Fair

KW Knitters’ Fair

This past weekend I had the pleasure of attending my first ever knitter’s fair in Kitchener Waterloo. This was the  26th year of the KW Knitters’ Fair. It was extremely well-organized and attendance was amazing. I met so many creative people with a passion for knitting. Participating in this event was such an incredible experience. I learned so… Read More KW Knitters’ Fair

Dying Yarn

Speckled Yarn

Creating speckled yarn is one of my favorite ways to color fibre. One of the reasons I like it so much is because the end result is always a bit of a surprise. After having applied the dye to the yarn I never quite know what the finished product will look like. The process of… Read More Speckled Yarn

Knitting

Winter in April

It’s winter in April. I can’t believe it! Spring is taking its time arriving this year. On Facebook people are joking it’s January 108th or something like that and I can’t help but smirk at the sarcasm. Actually, it’s April 18 and yesterday while walking my grand-fur baby I took this picture of a snowman… Read More Winter in April

Dying Yarn

Dying Yarn

Dying yarn is a wonderfully creative process that I love exploring. Not many things bring me as much joy as when I get to add fiber to a dye pot. I love color and I love fiber. There is no end to the variance of color you can create. Being able to combine the two is… Read More Dying Yarn