Moving backwards to move forward! Before my meeting with the Boss, I was at St. Anthony’s Retreat Center in Three Rivers, California to teach at the Sheeper Than Therapy Guild’s fall retreat. We had a great time. The weather was perfect.
We played with Log Cabin blocks
And the fun stitches of the Tilt Shift Wrap
We finished up Monday morning with an overview of photography and editing on mobile devices (phone and tablet).
This was a very fun group of knitters to hang out with! Many thanks to Ann for organizing, and to Susan for recommending me. Susan knit my 2014 Rose City Yarn Crawl mystery shawlette, and met me during the crawl.
Want to know more about the weekend? Here’s Renee’s blog post.
While I was knitting there, we noticed something interesting on my yarn label. My fellow Pie Bird Claudia gave me this yarn many years ago. It’s lovely, lovely stuff: 65% Cashmere and 35% silk. So soft, and it knits up into an airy dream.
The name of the yarn is Bollicina, which means bubble in Italian. The label features the treble staff, with two notes, Fa and Re. Why? Google Translate tells me that “fare” means “to make” in Italian. So it’s a big musical pun!
Now I’m home, writing up four new patterns, and planning what happens next. Onward!
It WAS a great weekend! The accolades were flying at Guild meeting yesterday! We’d love to have you back in the future!