Archive for February, 2012

Fiber Days with Coast Mountain Academy – day 2

On the second day, the students wove their dyed skeins from the first day into cloth on looms pre-warped with back and drak blue yarn, and learned (or learned more about)knitting and crochet. Every student made a serious attempt at every activity and we really enjoyed their interest and energy. Such a great group to […]

February 24, 2012 В· TTPR В· No Comments
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Fiber days with Coast Mountain Academy – day 1

Back in December, Ryan Barfoot of Coast Mountain Academy (CMA) approached TTPR to see if we were interested in doing some hands-on sessions with the students on various self-reliance / sustainability topics. We said Yes, of course, and on Tuesday and Wednesday Feb 21 and 22 we held the first sessions – two afternoons of […]

February 24, 2012 В· TTPR В· No Comments
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