August 28, 2012
I take it all back.
Today I set out with a heavy heart to ply my yarn. I was sure it was uneven, would be underplied, would break constantly, would look absolutely horrible. I hadn't been really happy with it all along, and I thought plying the yarn would be awful.
But that wasn't the case after all! It was inconsistent, parts were laceweight when plied and parts were a strong worsted weight, but there were few breaks, it was spun nicely if a little inconsistently, and when I was done plying it I found I had made some darn nice yarn, and that makes me happy!
The fat kitty was close by with expert advice:
She's my good luck charm :)
WooT!! You rock. :) And it's very pretty yarn.
Posted by: Chris | August 28, 2012 at 07:13 AM
Hi Beth, Not sure if this is the best way to contact you but it's a start. So wonderful to see you at the wedding! The fiber artist I was briefly telling you about is Sheila Hicks. I have "reopened" my own blog: email@example.com (that may be a "." instead of an "@". Meanwhile, I will try to keep up on yours. Looking forward to continued communication! shawn
Posted by: shawn finnegan | August 29, 2012 at 08:06 AM
Awesome....I'm so glad you had to take back all those self-defeating thoughts.
Posted by: brandi | August 29, 2012 at 08:15 AM