Ep 14: The Warmth of Summer--it's coming!

Two Ewes

Tags contest, finishing, KAL, knit, knitting, podcast, spinning, summer, weaving

“What good is the warmth of summer without the cold of winter to give it sweetness.” 
 --John Steinbeck 

The Two Ewes are having their first Knit-AlongJoin us in knitting summer items over the next three months.  For details, check out our Ravelry group.

In this episode we give updates on our Promise-ewe-ous Knitting Challenge. Some the of the projects are finished, some are taking their own sweet...

Ep 13: Live From Portland!

Two Ewes

Tags dyeing, food, indiedyers, knitting, podcast, RoseCityYarnCrawl, spinning

Kelly and Marsha met up in Portland, Oregon for the Rose City Yarn Crawl from March 5-8. Can you believe there are fifteen yarn shops in the Portland area? We didn't have time to visit each shop but sure gave it a try. In this episode we share our experience of the yarn crawl and hold off discussing project updates until the next episode. It was so much fun to put this podcast together while we...

Ep 12: Let the Yarn Season Begin!

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Our podcast is a week late because the Two Ewes have been so busy. Kelly attended Stitches West in Santa Clara, California last weekend. Since next weekend we will be at the Rose City Yarn Crawl, it actually made sense to skip a week and start back now on our every two weeks schedule.

In the time since the last episode, Kelly has finished two small projects.  The Spectrum...

Ep 11: How to Boil a Frog

Two Ewes

Tags dyeing, knitting, podcast, spinning

Listeners have asked us about our distance walking so in this podcast we talk about our walking adventures and, not to worry, we also talk about fiber.

We are excited that we found a way to record our conversation! It's almost like we are in the same room and not separated by a state! Together we discuss how we each came to the sport of distance walking, how we train, and some of the challenges...

The Opinionated Spinner: Knitting with Handspun


Tags opinionated, roots, spinner, spinning

I'm a Spinner. Note the capital S. I don't consider myself a Knitter, just a knitter. I came to yarn and fiber through my desire to spin. I first remember this desire at the age of 7 or 8 when I went to the Golden Gate Kennel Club dog show and saw someone spinning their dog's fur. I remember thinking that was so cool! I have an early 1970s photo of a spinning wheel at the Renaissance Faire. This...