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Live Cam – Pete’s Pond in Africa – Great fun to watch!

It is VERY addicting. You have been forewarned.
Since its inception in 2005, Pete’s Pond on Mashatu Game Reserve has continued to regale the world with the excitement of Africa through live broadcasts…..and all via satellite, courtesy of National Geographic Remote Imaging and Mashatu Game Reserve
Live video by Ustream

Zendoodle? Zantangle? Whatever….I say it’s Zen COOL !!!

What an inspiration!!

Short update…and an interesting video

I’ve been busy making a new video series on how to add Christmas trees to weaving (on a rigid heddle loom) using overshot. You can view the videos here.
Check out the ladies in the video below! Quite talented! Unfortunately, their skills are not being passed down to the younger generation as they [...]

Spinning with PattyAnne DVDs and current weaving projects

MANY people have asked, soooooo I have added new DVD’s to my ETSY shop.
Lately I’ve been so crazy busy learning new weaving ’stuff’ that I haven’t taken the time to blog here. Lame, huh?? (Speaking of learning new fibery stuff, next week I’m going to “Learn to Spin Cotton Like Gandhi” on [...]

Finished bag – minus strap

Here is the finished bag. I LOVE it. I am going to make the strap this weekend….MAYBE….
I have to decide if I want to weave the bag’s strap on my Cricket loom (using 10 dent reed), my Inkle loom (unfortunately I will have to weave another strap off of it first) , card weave [...]

Shopping at 96 District Storehouse in Abbeville, SC

Dennis & Peggy Earp of the 96 District Storehouse in Abbeville, SC say, “We strive to offer the best in fabrics and accessories for the Living Historian – Medieval through Victorian, at the very best prices. Please contact us if you have any special needs, and be sure to put your name on our mailing [...]

Painted Bunting

Here is a photo of the Painted Bunting that I saw last weekend in SC. My friend, Robbie, and I went to the low country this weekend to kayak, to take a nature photography class from the photographers from the South Carolina Wildlife magazine AND to see the Painted Bunting. We have tried [...]

Gators, a bit of weaving and a bit of knitting

This past weekend, my good buddy, Robbie, and I went to Santee National Refuge in the low country of SC.
While there, we spotted the Painted Bunting!! Have you ever seen one? If not, do a google search for the Painted Bunting! GORGEOUS!
Ok, also while in Santee, we paddled the Cuddo Unit Swamp [...]

Bringing Abby Home

Ever since Katie and Codie died (Libby’s older sisters) Libby has seemed a bit ‘blue’ so I decided to go to the Humane Society today and get her a new little sister. This little girl is named Abby. I believe she was adopted a few weeks ago and returned because the couple was [...]