I am going to update my podcast this weekend. I have a new computer and am going to try to record on board and upgrade...If I continue will depend on if anyone still remembers me and gives me a try!!
Sep 10th, 2011 by ajtats
Ah well, maybe I will get it soon. I am uploading a small video just on a lark to show you my current projects. Next time I will also be reviewing the video Spinning for Lace.
Hope you enjoy the 'cast
The smaller video is on http://arlenetats.blogspot.com/
Well, at last I am back (again) after computer crashes this time! I think all is well now and will hopefully continue to progress as time allows.
I am tatting again (yeah!!!) and am leisurely working on several Iris Niebach edgings.... Clara and Gloria are still UFOs and I found Fiordaliso I was working in Coron 120...very pretty.
I am knitting The Flutter Scarf from Miriam Felton in a really pretty beige/moss color.
Spinning on my Crown Mountain Farms Fiber of the months and got a new Spindle from Journey Wheel in Carbonized Bamboo. It is really pretty!!
Until next time.... Happy Fibers to You (aka Happy Trails to You)
I am Sooooo glad I am well again and tatting and knitting is going great!
In this episode I finished review of
How I Spin from Rita Buchanan http://www.interweavestore.com/Spinning.html?SessionThemeID=23&a=iwpsite
Lizbeth from Handy Hands http://www.hhtatting.com/
Threads from Lacemaker http://www.lacemakerusa.com/default.htm
But don't forget..
Lacis http://lacis.com/ and others!!
I also really loved this months CMF May Columbia fiber (pics will come later.
I finished Fountain Pen Shawl from Interweave Summer 2009 http://www.interweaveknits.com/preview/2009_spring.asp
And am now making socks from Favorite Socks Waving Lace Socks, and some wash cloths
Reviewed Signature Needles...DPN, Single Points and Circulars...Luv them!!
Welcome back to regulares, welcome in to newbies...Be back soon!!
Mar 24th, 2011 by ajtats
Wow! I really messed up the fix to my podcast problem but I think it is REALLY ok now.
I deleted then reloaded...lets see how it goes
Getting over Bronchitis so did not podcast right after the Steeler game...! We lost but better luck next year!
Knitting on the same projects
Diamonds and cables sock from Socks From the Toe Up for EveryBody by Wendy Johnson using Gloss in Cosmos colorway/
Going to cast on a cowl, I think, from Ravelry library, for my handspun Crown Mountain Fibers January colorway Celtic Glow. What a great spin that was. It was a South African Top from their Fiber Club. I can't wait until my March selection arrives.
I am still working on Cluny leaves while tatting the Gloria pattern from Iris Niebach. I am getting better at
I also talked about my finds from Pittsburgh Knit and Crochet Fiber Festival. I will post pipictures later because I forgot to take them for this week.
I also got two new spindles...One I sadly can not remember the maker of but love it. and the other is a Jonathan Bosworth..yummy
Until next time...happy crafting
PS...I forgot to include the review of Rita Buchanan's DVD How I Spin...LOVED it and will review next 'cast!!..Just a tease!!
Happy New Year to every one!! I am struggling to get my pictures in here to day but you know where you can go to see the full message:
http://arlenetats.blogspot.com/. I will continue to edit this tomorrow to get the rest of my post complete. In the meantime, enjoy the 'cast!!
Thank you to my wonderful listeners for the site hits and downloads! I seem to be growing.
My podcast incentive winners posted both on this (podbean) site and on the Blogger site. They can notify me at firstname.lastname@example.org with title podcast winner and give me info regarding wether you like tatting or knitting things and what colors you love or hate!!
Nov 24th, 2010 by ajtats
This is episode 25 and I am so happy to be here. Today is my 55th Birthday and though I think it sucks eggs to be in menopause , I am happy to be here!
In this episode I have re-introduced listeners to my cats and the naughty things they have been doing. I also talk about my Thanksgiving dinner plans and I might put a picture in tomorrow as an edit!!
My stuffing is really good...if I must say so myself! I am also making a pumpkin cheesecake and a gravy-less turkey. All New recipes! I do that all the time....Living on the edge and all!!
Knitting is the same but I did buy some Cashmere5 yarn to make some pictures. I will edit the pictures in later as well...I am charging the battery in the camera.
THE BIG NEWS....a contest!! In the next two weeks via a posted message on iTunes (preffered), here or on podbean will get the winner some yarn (I am buying it new...and probably some Lizbeth tatting thread for the tatter. So...let me hear from you! The drawing will be announced with the December podcast so it will run either 2-3 weeks.
Thanks for stopping by!!