It’s been an exceptionally good season. We had a warm, mild spring, followed by an unusually wet summer – so everything is green and lush!
I’ve been a fan of passionflowers for a long time. I have begun seriously collecting the hardy varieties, focusing on flowers and fruit. Many of the new hybrids are cold-hardy for [...]
Summer is usually a slow time for silk work. I’ve got a couple of wild native species caterpillars going, but no China silkworms, and not a lot of projects in the chute. But in March, I took my silk show on a live news show, to drum up interest in the Dallas Handweavers and Spinners [...]
I have been a bad blogger.
I got busy, and caught up in other things, and I realized that I haven’t posted here since February, and it’s now mid-July. I realized that part of it, is that I’ve been posting quick photos to Facebook, rather than writing things out; my new phone makes it easy to [...]