Monday, September 11, 2006

Please Note:

I did say that the handspun is my "first handspun of any consequence".

Moe can attest to the fact that the Turkish Spindle which I sold to her did indeed have Steph-spun stuff resembling yarn. It was made with "practice fibre" from Gaspereau Valley Fibres. The content of the practice fibre is entirely unknown. The practice fibre is also 7 different kinds of awful.

This is the first "content known" fibre I have spun. There are bits that don't show up in the photo which are:
- supercoiled
- too thick
- too thin
They just don't show up in the photo. By the time I got to the stuff on the spindle, I had figured out that "pre-drafting" the entire length of roving was the best way to go for me.

Alrighty then.

In other news: I'm not at work today. Family stuff going on. If you're the praying kind, please send up a few "Steph's family needs some TLC" prayers. Becca, if you read this, please give me a call on my cell.


  1. Lots of good vibes & prayers are being sent from this side of the harbour. Take care.

  2. Prayers coming to you. All day long.

  3. Virtual hugs and good vibes going your way!

  4. I'm not a prayer but I can send good thoughts to you and your family.

  5. Sending you lots of prayers and good vibes, and hoping for a positive outcome.

    Take care.

  6. Thinking about you...

  7. Lots of love and support and prayers sent your way!

  8. I'm not the praying kind, but I'm still sending good thoughts your way.