Bunny Sweaters!

Bunny Sweaters!

My Bear Creek Bunnies are gearing up for fall weather with a little help from my daughter Libbie.  She has been knitting some adorable sweaters for the bunnies from hand-spun yarn.  I am finishing up a little baby dragon today and she is insisting I try a sweater or...
Knitting at Bear Creek

Knitting at Bear Creek

Have you met my Daughter Libbie?  She attends most shows with me, plus I have shared her knitting in the past.  Libbie wanted to learn how to knit when she was 7 years old.  I found a book and learned the basics of knitting so that I could show her how.  Since those...

Blending/Spinning/Knitting

At the Handspinners conference last month I learned how to use a blending board. In the picture above I am rolling the blended wool into a rollag. From the Rolag’s I will be able to spin them into yarn. This is the yarn that I spun from the rollag. This is the...

State Fair Champion

My 15 year old daughter Libbie made this beautiful hat and recieved grand champion at the North Dakota State Fair.  Libbie has been knitting since she was 7 years old.  She loves to knit patterns like this, she says it keeps things exciting.  I gave her this pattern...
Beautiful Socks!

Beautiful Socks!

  When my daughter was 7 she wanted to learn to knit.  I bought a book, some needles and yarn and we learned together.  She has turned into an amazing knitter!  She finished these beautiful socks at the age of 15.  Thinking of framing them and hanging them on the...