Friday, June 27, 2008

away...

i've been away - did you miss me? here's what i've been doing....

flora's shieling
i went here (a shieling in north uist)

flora, dyeing
& worked with this natural dyer

bog myrtle for dyeing
& used this (bog myrtle leaves)

results of natural dyeing
to make these


there was knitting everywhere...

knitting on a north uist beach
here (on the beach, north uist)

the knitted fish display
& here (a knitted fish display in the museum at taigh chearsabhah)

knitted graffiti!knitted graffiti detail
& here too ("graffiti knitting" - a railing cozy at the bank in lochmaddy!)


& i even worked on my first summer of socks project...

socks on holiday - SOS08
the solstice socks, on the summer solstice, at pobol fhinn stone circle on north uist


how have you been?

4 comments:

Karen said...

Fantastic pictures! Looks like you've had fun.

soCherry said...

Wow! How cool! Love the pics :)

Helen said...

Thanks for that; I used to spend time on North and South Uist but I haven't been up for years. Do you have a larger image of the knitted fish that you could post: I'd love to get a closer look at it.

Teeny spelling mistake by the way; it's Taigh Chearsabhagh,with a 'g'.

TangledFrog said...

Wow, that all looks completely amazing!