Most of this trip is working with my friend, Martha Owen, spinner, knitter, dyer, storyteller, banjo player and Resident Artist at the John C Campbell folk school where we started with 2 classes, dyeing, spinning and knitting.
|Class results at John C Campbell Folk School. Yarn spun and knitted from fleece dyes in the class.|
|Colours taken from a thunder storm.|
|Martha found a few dogs to play with on our day off between classes.|
Then on to the North House Folkschool for more dyeing, spinning and weaving.
|Results of the dyeing class at Noth House Folk School.|
|Martha's spinning class at North House.|
|Heddles being knitted on the loom.|
|Heidi's weaving on the loom.|
... and we are now at the Vesterheim Museum, just finished a dye class, and today we start a knitting class.
|Some of the colour we dyed at the Vesterheim Museum.|
Hoping for a little cooler temperatures today and no thunder storms like last nights.