this is the story of our life at "Rosevale on the Palouse Prairie" in eastern Washington State, and my love affair with all things fiber/fabric.
'BeanQueen' you might ask, well in my previous life I was the curator of the Phaseolus Germplasm Collection (beans native to the western hemisphere) in the United States. My lovely #2 sister gifted me with my 'autre nom'.
Thursday, April 29, 2010
More cold & rain today, plus some snow.......
but it is the Palouse after all!!
Great News!!! I finished mom's shawl and got it blocked. I had to - at the last minute - rip out the bind-off and re-do it as it was not stretchy enough; I must have done it wrong, but I did not have time to trouble shoot. Here are photos of it drying: