Knitting Socks for Strangers

Over the years, see I have knit many things: hats, store scarves, cowls, sweaters, ponchos, doggie sweaters, toys…even slugs and a praying mantis.  The list goes on and on. One thing I never had an interest in knitting was socks.  And there are some awesome socks out there…but why go to all that trouble for something worn on your foot… Read more →


Knitting for my mother

I started knitting back in Highschool for a play. I picked it up again about 25 years later. I sold some scarves and got into felted purses…no patterns yet, just making it up as I went along. So I felted a cute black bag for my mom. Black and hot pink, her favorite colors. Judging from the curl of her… Read more →


Retail Therapy

Forgive me knitters, prescription for it has been at least two weeks since I last blogged… With the stress of the holidays, I decided to practice a little retail therapy…buying fancy yarn, to help kittens in need, charity and therapy in one! Now, I’m somewhat savvy when purchasing things on-line. But, I admit, sometimes I rush the checkout in anticipation… Read more →

How Collywobbles County came to be…

This is my first shout out blog about my new endeavor…Collywobble County. I won’t restrict topics to Collywobbles, rather, I intend to use this as an opportunity to share our stories about how art has helped us heal and grow…and find our place in the world. But, since this is the first…let me talk a little about the Collywobbles. The… Read more →