Moth Heaven Blog

Spinning:Beyond the Basics Class

Written on October 31, 2004 at 8:12 am

Yesterday, my friend Kathy and I spent five hours at the Fiber Sudio in Henniker, New Hampshire. We took a spinning class with Priscilla Parmenter and learned about blending fibers to custom make our yarn. We were given hanks of … Read More

Warning: Cute Child and Liberal Invective

Written on October 29, 2004 at 7:12 pm

I realized that I haven’t done much blog-worthy knitting lately what with Hallowe’en and The Wood Fairy Costume as Envisioned by JeanPaul Gautier for my own 12 year old Diva. I was up last night finishing the last bit of … Read More

Why Tennis and Knitting are Different

Written on October 28, 2004 at 10:33 pm

Were I to post a photo today, it would be of a simple skein of black yarn: Rowan Magpie, in fact. I knit a sweater about fifteen years ago out of black Rowan Magpie and a palette of kid mohair … Read More