9/12/08


We went to the fair. I love fairs. It may be because I grew up in Box Elder County on a dairy farm and it was one of our few entertainments out in the country. I won quite a few blue ribbons at the Box Elder County Fair for artwork, penmanship, and a sheaf of wheat (grown by my father but bundled up by me). I love the creative art displays at the fair and enjoy seeing the animals. I would like to enter something in the fair, but I haven't created the right thing yet. When my children were little, I would take them strollers and all to the Salt Lake County Fair and the Utah State Fair. I hope there will always be a fair for the atmosphere, the freebies, the how to do its, the artistic displays, and the embroidery machines!

I'VE NEEDLE FELTED FOR 10 YEARS

Here are the most recent 20 of the 902 pincushions I needle felted from wool roving. They are sculpted with a special barbed needle from ...