Katie and I taught a 4 hour knitting and natural dyeing class at a new local event. We were one of many classes-so many interesting choices:
My part of the workshop was the dyeing, I brought a mini indigo vat:
My new rocket stove (made by Strider and our boys), tended by Katie, heated a big pot of black walnut dye in no time:
After our dyeing we sat down and made knitting needles out of dowels-lots of sanding + beeswax=lovely silky smooth needles. Katie did a great job helping 8 folks get knitting:
What an engaging way to spend a Saturday!