Proof of Life

Just wanted to post something to the website to prove that we’re still here.  The crush of spring activities has a way of focusing us on the tasks immediately at hand.  There’s a lot to tell of and plenty to show, but that will all have to wait. Here’s the crabapple tree blooming near the old milkhouse.

Know Your Shepherd

It all began with a spinning wheel.  A friend living in the Philippines asked me (Rachel) if I would like to have and treasure her wheel that was in storage at her parents’ house in New Jersey.  I said, “YES!” This winter I went looking for someone to help me learn to spin and found a lovely little shop in a tiny town I’ve driven through many times when heading down to NJ.  The owner welcomed me, helped me understand my wheel, and introduced me to the sub-culture of fabric artists. Just… Read More