Friday, June 27, 2008


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?


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!