BalducciArt Wool

BalducciArt Wool is a one-of-a-kind, artisan yarn which has been spun by hand – you could call it “art wool”! Each is unique and comes in a variety of colours, some dyed naturally, some with Ciba dye, and others yet from donated fibres. My style of spinning results in my art wool being irregular andContinue reading “BalducciArt Wool”

Weekly Photo Challenge – Twisted

As a yarn maker we go throw many steps before the wool is ready to be used!!! I started with raw fibre I source out as local as possible, wash and dry, then I use my drum carder to create batts to begin the spinning process, create a skein and then wash again. Once theContinue reading “Weekly Photo Challenge – Twisted”

Weekly Photo Challenge – Variations on a Theme

It’s official: I have taken to a new medium of creating art!!! It’s been a slow process but I am making strides forward with the help of the few friends who are kind enough to patiently guide me along the way. I have been learning to use my spinning wheel to create my own yarn.Continue reading “Weekly Photo Challenge – Variations on a Theme”

But What Is Your Passion?

I have been a working artist for over 30 years in the hair, make up and fashion styling industry and have just recently retired!!! And I loved my profession – so now what??? Since I moved to Cortes Island six years ago, I’ve had the chance to dabble in many mediums of art which led toContinue reading “But What Is Your Passion?”

Entangled Goals!!!

Every year at this time I set new goals for myself. I am not sure why but it always feels like its the start of a new year to me!!! Maybe because of the rapid changes in the weather and Fashion Week being in full groove; maybe because as a farmer, you work from FebruaryContinue reading “Entangled Goals!!!”