Sunday, August 05, 2007

a stitcher's view

We spent yesterday at Old Sturbridge Village's Redcoats to Rebels weekend. For my guys, it was all about the mock battles, the weaponry, the loud bang-bangs, the supercool (but super hot) uniforms and accoutrements. However, here's a taste of military history for those of us who are more interested in the gentle arts.

Dyeing, knitting...

quilting...
bobbin lacemaking, spinning...
weaving, rugmaking.

Going back today for more!

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2 Comments:

Blogger Lorraine said...

Whoa, baby, I missed a few posts. WOW, though, what a full week!

Love Leah's designs. Has she submitted any patterns to magazines yet? She certainly has a future in fiber arts design.

Oh, I wish I could go to the Redcoats to Rebels weekend. Looks like a wonderful experience.

1:23 PM  
Blogger Donna said...

Wow - there was alot more fibery stuff going on when you were there. OK - I have to go back............

12:40 PM  

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