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Category: Maker Faire


by mulne
on 05/17/16 08:57 am
Maker Faire Bay Area is less than a week away! Wish I could be there!

I recently had a chance to attend the Maker Faire in Austin with my children and grandchildren. It was a pure joy. Although much smaller than the Bay Area Faire, they had a little of everything there. Paper making to robotics. And of course, fiber arts . . . people teaching knitting and crochet . . . and weaving. These were just volunteers. I

by mulne
on 04/13/16 07:29 am
Looking around for something of interest to share with you all, I decided to simply google "how to knit."

72,500,000 sites were listed. Oh, my. I didn't visit them all. In fact, I didn't visit any of them. But I was happy to see there is a huge number of knitting teachers to choose from. . . This thought, led me to remember how I learned to knit, of course. No video. Orange acrylic (I think) yarn. Taught by my great Aunt Lena who always had time to show me how.