You are home!
You don’t need to apologize for your craft.
You can celebrate all that you do as wonderful.
You don’t have to compare your craft to any other.
Be yourself, because that is a beautiful thing to be.
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If you haven’t noticed, and I don’t expect you to notice, I don’t go to Ravelry very often, oh sure we have a group there, but between the CLF Member Service and Hookey, PLUS my coaching business I have a lot of other things on my plate. I have nothing … Continue reading
To celebrate the release of their new yarn line, My Mountain, Schachenmayr Yarn is holding a design contest. The semi-finals are happening on Facebook until September 23 and the competition is something fierce. The competition involved creating original hat designs with the goal of keeping heads cozy and warm on … Continue reading
History is being made this September! For the first time EVER crochet is the focus at the amazing fiber event, Oregon Flock and Fiber. Affectionately known as OFF – Oregon Flock and Fiber is an amazing event; fiber, classes, yarn, classes, animals, classes, exhibits, classes – oh yes, did I … Continue reading
Smooth, Sleek, and Surprising Furls Crochet Hooks Last year at the Fall Knit & Crochet Show in Reno, I had the great pleasure to meet Harrison Richards, the hookmeister himself and his hooks. Now, I will be perfectly honest, normally I am not fond of most “ergonomic” designs for any … Continue reading
Everyone is busy. Everyone wants to know more time management tips. Okay, that’s understandable – but guess what I think there’s something you need to do first before slamming yourself for not being good at time management. You need to do a skills inventory. Just because you use Facebook to … Continue reading
Okay, I know this site is hard to navigate. I know it’s hard to find the information you’re seeking. I know it, because it’s rough on me too. That’s why I’ve got SUPER AWESOME NEWS! One of the reasons I’ve been so quietly lately is that I’ve taken a … Continue reading
We start with beautiful dreams… people tell us how lovely our things are and we keep getting told You should sell that… or we teach a few friends and they say You’re so awesome! People would pay you to teach… or we write a few patterns and people say… You’re … Continue reading
Can you believe it’s July already? You know what that means right? WAHOO! The CLF turns 6 and I turn magic number 44, okay it’s not really a magic number because we know 3′s a magic number, but hey – It’s my birthday and I LOVE birthdays, the cake and … Continue reading
We Hatched a New Batch of Crochet Lovers! A good friend of mine just opened an awesome Vintage & Arts store in the tiny picturesque town of Silvana, Washington. She asked if I’d teach crochet to her customers, and of course I said YES! I had one condition, since I … Continue reading
Okay Folks, it’s crazy in the Wheeler household – what’s new right? Well, there’s LOADS of new stuff coming up and if you’re on the new CLF List you’ll be hearing about it shortly! We’ve got tons of classes planned, changes on the way to streamline membership info and other … Continue reading