Awesome weekend

Last week sucked, but the weekend was so much better.

I spent most of the day Saturday at my sister’s Western Ave. studio covering for her and her studio mates and spinning.

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Note the basket in the foreground filled with my handspun sock yarns šŸ™‚

It was a blast, especially when Brian came by and showed off his completed shawl. Gorgeous!

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Sorry for the blurry photo, I must have been way too excited. Ā  But trust me it is gorgeous!

He was sweet to hang out with me and spent a couple of hours knitting while I spun up the last of the merino superwash roving. I need to get me some more of that! I just love how it spins up. We are going to work on planning a dye day soon.

Sunday, I went back over and checked out some of the other artist’s studios. Now I want one too, but I decided I need to find a space that has a big old sink in it for dyeing fiber. Someday, when I win the lottery, or sell my child to the gypsies.

I’ve also been working on a hat. A felted witches hat to be specific. More to come when I get a little more done. I’m using Maggie’s Rags Witch Hat pattern as a base right now. Then I plan on felting the hat and then embellishing it with needle felting and other shiny, sparkly, frou-frou stuff.

Then Sunday night I got the opportunity to go to a Niki Tsongas rally to see Bill Clinton speak. What a guy, he really does know how to connect with an audience. I wish I could just keep voting for him. I love Bill, he is the quintessential politician.

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Yes that is Bill with Deval Patrick

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I have to say, Bill is looking good, and boy can he connect.Ā  I love this guy!

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One response to “Awesome weekend

  1. Love the Bill pix šŸ™‚ Isn’t it fun having cool famous people on your camera? (Yes, I am a geek.)

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