Mon, 19 January 2015
Brainy stuff starts at 28.25 and Behind the Redwood Curtain begins at 44:50.
Catherine talks about finishing her PANEM Katniss Cowl Wrap by Dahlia in Bloom and the Two-toned Tawashi by Maryann Walsh. Margaret talked about knitted and crocheted jewelry: Ribband by Laura Nelkin, Crocheted Wrap Around Bracelet by Yuli Nilssen, Kaitlyn Necklace Rose by Javori Designs, and the Gatsby Necklace by Shaina Bilow.
Catherine lays the foundation for understanding brain chemicals that make us happy and how knitting influences that. She talks about Dr. Barry Jacoibs, EMDR, Betsman Corkhill and Stitchline.
In Behind the Redwood Curtain, Margaret talks about the Mad River (the California one.)
And in the knitting tip, Margaret talks about flipping a blocking board upright to save space.
Direct download: Ep._008_Happy_Brain_Chemicals.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:06pm PDT
Fri, 2 January 2015
Margaret talks about what she is learning from knitting and crocheting long beaded strands including Laura Nelkin's Ribband and Yuli Nilssen's Wrap Around Crochet bracelet. Catherine talks about her work on the PANEM Katniss Cowl Wrap by Dalhia in Bloom using Lion Brand Wool-ease Thick and Quick. Margaret and Catherine discuss rating patterns by levels of difficulty versus levels of concentration. Margaret talks about visiting Table Bluff in Loleta, California and then discusses the benefits of using a kitchen scale to measure yarn.
Direct download: ep._007_Skill_or_concentration_.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:04pm PDT