All posts from Kat

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge #8 Round Up

    For this challenge we asked the Iron Crafters to do something unexpected. That could come from the materials they used, the method or the theme of their project. It was really fun to see the way every... Apr 28, 2016 - No Comments

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge #9 – Store It

    After our last slightly tricky challenge, let’s do something a little easier this time around. Create something in which you can store other things. We all can use a little more storage in our l... Apr 27, 2016 - 1 Comment

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge 8 – Doctor Who Toile

    This was an interesting challenge, we were asked to make a project that contains something unexpected. I’d been wanting to play with adding things to classic toile fabric for awhile so this was ... Apr 26, 2016 - 5 Comments

  • Yarnover 2016

    I’ve been in Minneapolis for nine years and this year I finally made it to Yarnover, the MN Knitter’s Guild day-long event filled with classes and shopping. I took a class in the morning ... Apr 25, 2016 - 1 Comment

  • National Park Centennial Quilts

    Last month Matt and I took a fabulous trip to the island Hawaii. For the first part of the trip we stayed at Volcanos National Park in the historic Volcano House Lodge. What a stunning place with a br... Apr 21, 2016 - 1 Comment

  • Project: Yarn Ends Mittens

    If you have been following long at all, you know that I have been knitting a pair of mittens for the MN Knitters’ Guild Yarn Ends Challenge. The idea is to use up all those little scraps of left... Apr 19, 2016 - 5 Comments

  • Road to the State Fair 2016

    It is time for me to get working on my submissions for this year’s MN State Fair competitions. I decided to knit up the Pride and Prejudice Mittens that I designed for an Iron Craft challenge la... Apr 18, 2016 - 1 Comment

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge #7 Round Up

    For this challenge, the Iron Crafters were directed to use dots in their projects. Who doesn’t love a good polka dot?! Click on the name above any picture to read more. NY Star Cards Ros Tawny... Apr 14, 2016 - 1 Comment

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge #8 – Unexpected

    This week’s challenge might require a little thought. We would like you to create a project that contains something unexpected. Perhaps it’s a juxtaposition of two contrasting elements, li... Apr 13, 2016 - 5 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge #7 – Sharpie Painted Dishes

    For the current Iron Craft challenge, we were to incorporate dots into a project. I bought some Sharpie paint pens awhile back and have been wanting to use them to decorate some cheap porcelain. This ... Apr 12, 2016 - 7 Comments