Author Archives: KathiS

A Series of Small Things

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.                                                         … Continue reading

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Farmers’ Market Yarn

a farmers’ market trip vegetables, fruit, flowers and yarn When visiting my sister in Wisconsin, the only thing I always want to do, other than visit with her family, is go to the Madison Farmers’ Market.  The colors of the … Continue reading

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Yak Yak Yak and a Knit Hat for Christmas

The yak (Bos grunniens and Bos mutus) is a long-haired bovid found throughout the Himalaya region of south Central Asia, the Tibetan Plateau and as far north as Mongolia and Russia. Most yaks are domesticated Bos grunniens. There is also … Continue reading

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Enkindled Spring

This spring as it comes bursts up in bonfires green, Wild puffing of emerald trees, and flame-filled bushes. (selected from The Enkindled Spring by D. H. Lawrence) I started this post in the Spring.  Now, I sit in my studio … Continue reading

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Speed is relative

Originally posted on Glenna Knits:
Last week a few of you asked me how I managed to fit so much knitting into my life. While I can’t say that I try to speed knit a sweater every week (or every…

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Celestial Fireflies

the celestial fireflies begin to dot the sky then crowd together joining her silvery wake and together they shimmer and glow (from sedona love poem by daramita) Our eldest daughter graduated from Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff and now makes her … Continue reading

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Diamond Eyes

2015 Goal – Design and Publish Patterns. The first projects I designed, Cable Me Cozy and Springtime Loop, were created for my beginning cable and beginning lace classes.  Although I have no fashion experience, I found that I really liked designing – it … Continue reading

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