november is support your local yarn shop month, remember! time for getting started or finishing up (depending on how organized you are) those quickly approaching christmas gifts. there are a couple of quick knits you might like, including arm knitting and a three-stand cowl – come to the shop to see some samples.
as you all probably know by now, donna is back and better than ever and raring to go!
UPCOMING CRAFT SHOWS
THE WORK OF OUR HANDS*
friday, november 7th from 10 to 7
Lamplighter Restaurant in Delmont (route 22)
this is the third year for this show, which used to be the open house at the Mock residence in murrysville. we outgrew the house, that’s why we had a change of venue.
THE SHOP IS CLOSED SO THAT I MAY VEND AT THIS SHOW AS WELL. STOP BY AND SEE US!!
SNOWFLAKE SHOWCASE OPENING RECEPTION
Greensburg Art Center
saturday, november 15 from 2 to 4
this annual event runs from november 15 through december 21
LOG CABIN CHRISTMAS
friday/saturday/sunday november 28, 29 and 30
friday/saturday/sunday december 5, 6 and 7
10 to 5 each day
117 hay lane, off of windover road in murrysville
this show has been running for 15 years by Lane Neff and is a wonderful tradition
LIGONIER MARKET CHRISTMAS SHOW
saturday november 29 at the Y in ligonier
come back and visit your favorite vendors from the summer market!
PLEASE PLAN ON SHOPPING WITH SMALL BUSINESSES AND LOCAL ARTISTS AND CRAFTSMEN THIS YEAR FOR THE HOLIDAYS. each of these shows are special and unique and worth checking out! thanks for your support!
What’s New you ask??
ViJay silk yarns! these gorgeous silk yarns and amazing color ways are now available for your perusal. i have available two patterns for purchase using vijay yarns. vijay yarns have been featured in quite a few knitting magazines of late and once you see it in person, you’ll know why.
|premiere, dazzle, virgin, and fiestas|
|sample of fanatic knitted up|
dates to remember
shop’s open fridays 11/14 and saturdays 11/1, 8, and 15
SHOP CLOSED FRIDAY NOVEMBER 7 FOR LAMPLIGHTER SHOW
TURN YOUR CLOCKS BACK TONIGHT BEFORE BED! we gain an extra hour to knit! YE- HAW!!!
11/10 arm knitting
11/12 faux silk flower
11/12 polish star
11/19 felt loom scarf
12/3 snowman purse (3 classes)
*all details on on the website raggzfiberart.com
don’t forget that i am now an approved ravelry shop. you can purchase your patterns through me at the shop and i give a 10% discount on all patterns if you do! well worth the wait!
well i’m in a rush myself so this is short and sweet. below are a couple of miscellaneous photos for your enjoyment
|cathy, the nice witch|
|look at the treat i got!!!|
|Lane the samurai|
|beautiful jean with her new hat|
|moi with my new progressive lenses.|