I launched a Knit Club at school. Holy Smokes! I tried offering knitting as an elective, but alas, Stitch Lab was so popular that the time slot could not be unseated for knitting. (Believe me, that i... Apr 21, 2015 4 Comments
Ok, I am addicted to Doctor Who, so when the last Iron Craft challenge directed us to make something starting with the letter “D” I decided to design Dalek mittens.
You can see the daleks... Apr 16, 2015 3 Comments
This week we asked the Iron Crafters to make something that had to so with the letter “D”. I have to say I really love the results of this one! Now when we get to “E” that migh... Apr 15, 2015 No Comments
Both Susi and I seem to be having a lot going on in our homes these days and not necessarily fun things, electrical, plumbing and such. I don’t know about you, but I always find that spring make... Apr 15, 2015 6 Comments
For this challenge, we were to craft around the letter “D.” I went through lists of things starting with “D” in my head trying to come up with an idea. I was a little stumped a... Apr 14, 2015 5 Comments
I am on a mission to make pillows. I hit a couple of road blocks, but now I am just moving forward.
For this one, I used an old felted sweater. I found this at a thrift store and just loved it. I mad... Apr 09, 2015 No Comments
One of my biggest crafting supporters is Russ from NY Star Cards. He has been part of Iron Craft from the beginning and always cheers everyone along. He has been a fan of my mittens designs and I deci... Apr 07, 2015 11 Comments
Ok, no skipped days this month! As usual, the month was full of crafts and food, but there was also a trip to the Faribault Woolen Mill, fun cocktails, the first ice cream cone of the year and the fi... Apr 06, 2015 No Comments
The Minnesota State Fair is only four and a half months away, time for me to start designing my mittens for this year’s entry. As some of you may know, in 2012 I took second place, but have not ... Apr 02, 2015 5 Comments
This time around we asked the Iron Crafters to make a project that was a treat just for themselves. Nothing like a little selfish crafting from time to time.
Click on the name above any picture to rea... Apr 01, 2015 No Comments