There's something about fiber arts people too. Maybe it has to do with how patient one must be (or become--still working on this myself) in order to take part in these age-old crafts that take so many hours to make something beautiful. Whatever the cause, everyone was kind, friendly, and fun to talk to. I now have a few more local sources for fiber. I bought more than I intended to, but I honestly don't regret a single purchase.
Anyway, my husband was kind enough to take pictures while I gabbed with other fiber artists and bought fiber.
Here are the animals:
And here we are wandering around:
I'm the one holding the baby in the sling.
I'm hoping to participate in the wool festival next year. I thought about doing it this year but was worried that I wouldn't have enough time.